Advanced Communication Skills Training

  • Course Date(s): 05 Mar, 2020, 23 Sep, 2020
  • Course Time: 09.00 - 18.00
  • Course Fee: £495

2-day NCAT Accredited Course
Thursday 5th & Friday 6th March 2020
or
Wednesday 23rd & Thursday 24th September 2020

Target Audience

Senior clinicians with an active role in patient management including aspects of communication such as breaking bad news, dealing with the transition to palliative / end
of life care or talking with individuals and families in the face of impending and actual loss.

Suitable for Senior Allied Healthcare professionals, Medical and Nursing staff.

Content

2-day NCAT accredited communication skills course.
Day 1 08.45 registration, 09.00 start – 18.00 finish
Day 2 09.00 start – 17.30 finish

CPD points allocated via Royal Colleges of Physicians.

Experiential course which uses role play and trained actors to simulate the part of patients/carers and colleagues. Enables attendees to increase confidence and be more able to handle difficult conversations with patient’s relatives or colleagues.

• Using communication skills in complex and difficult situations – Participant led agenda
• Interactive exercises and skills practice
• Skills transfer – Theory to practice