RCPCH Courses

Our expert-led, CPD-approved courses are for all health professionals.

Mentoring Skills Training

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Novotel Manchester Centre, Dickinson Street, Manchester M1 4LX
25 April 2018

This is a highly interactive one-day course which provides paediatricians with the core skills and knowledge to be an effective mentor. It will allow delegates to have effective learning conversations with their mentees and by extension with other colleagues, patients and parents and carers.


Topics covered will include: 

  • What is mentoring
  • Benefits and value of mentoring
  • Building effective mentoring relationships

Effective Educational Supervision Cardiff

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Angel Hotel, Cardiff
26 April 2018

This training programme was launched in 2013 by the RCPCH to fulfil the GMC’s stipulated requirements for Educational Supervisors. It has been designed for paediatric trainees, SAS and consultants who work with junior doctors and medical students.

Offered both in London and regionally, this training programme has been developed centrally by the College and disseminated by trained Teaching Faculty members. The course includes: an introduction to educational

MRCPCH Clinical Exam Preparation Course (2 days)

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RCPCH, London
30 April 2018

This course is intended for those candidates who are in the middle of their revision for their MRCPCH Clinical Exam in June 2018, and will focus on exam technique and preparing you for the various stations of the Clinical exam to ensure you make the most of your refined knowledge through your revision. You will gain a greater understanding of the key skills required and the pitfalls to avoid.

Rather than a mock exam we will focus on exam techniques and prepare you for the

Safeguarding: Statement and Report Writing (Level 3)

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RCPCH, London
2 May 2018

The RCPCH are pleased to be working with our partners at Bond Solon in offering this 1 day course. As part of their clinical practice, practitioners will be required to produce statements or reports that will later be scrutinised. They may be used internally for audit or responding to complaints and externally in tribunals, inquiries, regulatory proceedings or the courts. All too often, excellent clinical knowledge and skills are undermined when statements or reports fall below an

Effective Educational Supervision

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RCPCH, London
15 May 2018

This training programme was launched in 2013 by the RCPCH to fulfil the GMC’s stipulated requirements for Educational Supervisors. It has been designed for paediatric trainees, SAS and consultants who work with junior doctors and medical students.

Offered both in London and regionally, this training programme has been developed centrally by the College and disseminated by trained Teaching Faculty members. The course includes: an introduction to educational supervision,

Progressing Paediatrics: Childhood Epilepsies

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Radisson Blu Hotel, Bute Terrace, Cardiff, CF10 2FL
18 May 2018

The epilepsies of childhood are an enigma. They are the most frequently over-
diagnosed but paradoxically, also under-diagnosed group of paroxysmal neurological
disorders.

Their investigation and treatment have become more complicated and
challenging; this reflects major advances in neuro-imaging and molecular genetics,
choice of medication and earlier treatment with surgery and dietary-manipulation.

Finally, the holistic and

Safeguarding: Perplexing Presentations & FII

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RCPCH, London
22 May 2018

A multi-agency course to increase your confidence when tackling perplexing presentations and fabricated or induced illness (FII).

This course will provide strategies to assist professionals in recognising where complications tend to arise through the analysis of case studies. You will have the chance to discuss real life cases with leading paediatricians, and will learn to identify common pitfalls during diagnosis. Delegates will work together to navigate a better pathway for

How to Manage: Recognising Neuromuscular Disorders in Children: FREE course

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Bristol
12 June 2018

Assessment of normal motor development in children is difficult enough, gait in a 1 year old differs from gait in a 2 year old. How do you assess then when gait is abnormal, what do you look for and what do you do if you think it doesn't look quite right?

This one day course will help you refresh your skills in assessing motor development in children. We will take you through all the stages of motor development (from head control to hopping)! We will show you what is normal

Paediatric Clinical Leads Development Programme Module 4: Core Skills in a Paediatric Environment

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RCPCH, London
25 June 2018

This is the fourth module of a five-part course aimed specifically at clinical leads and clinical directors. Each module can be taken separately and they are stand-alone. Participants can join the programme at any time, and also to benefit from one-off attendance to brush up skills and knowledge.

The programme and topics are based upon what clinical leads have told us they need - and which is not readily available within their own Trusts or other networks. Each session brings

Advanced Mentoring Skills

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RCPCH London
27 June 2018

This is an advanced, highly interactive one-day workshop which will provide experienced
mentors with new skills and knowledge to better engage with their mentees. It will allow
delegates to have deeper and more effective learning conversations with their mentees and by extension with other colleagues, patients and parents and carers.

  1. Have reinforced the key skills and concepts from Mentoring Skills introduction course
  2. Be able to work with