Presentation on theme: "MAKING A WISE CHOICE! Helping you to choose the right course, the right training provider and the right career path Paul Vaughan, National Project Manager,"— Presentation transcript:
1 MAKING A WISE CHOICE! Helping you to choose the right course, the right training provider and the right career path Paul Vaughan, National Project Manager, HCA Initiative, WiPP
5 COMPETENCY FRAMEWORK On-going Evaluation List of competences based on workload analysis and patient needProtocol developmentJob descriptionPerson SpecificationCode of practiceClinical Supervision/MentorshipPersonal professional and development planning and appraisal systemEducational and trainingOn-going Evaluation
6 FIND OUT HOW THE COURSE WAS DEVELOPED? Develop Course ContentBase content around NOS/NWCHow will content be delivered?Consider learning styles of participantsWho will deliver the course and where?Consider how you will manage mentorship, supervision and practical assessmentAccreditationWill the course be transferable?What award?What level?In-house trainingBespoke coursesUse of language…Understand the needs of the employerAssessment criteriaPDPSet learning objectivesUnderstand the needs of the HCA - learnerEvaluation
7 DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES Self directed studyClinical supervisorConference attendanceShadowingCoaching and MentorshipSelf Care for You TrainerHCA ForumCostIn-house trainingAccredited CoursesShort CourseClinical SupervisionNVQFoundation DegreeAppraisal
8 HOW DO YOU MAKE THE FINAL DECISION? Do I want to undertake formal or informal training?Will the training meet my learning needs and the needs of my employerDoes the training meet my learning style?Do I have the money to pay for it/can I secure the funding to pay for it?Will I have mentorship and support?
9 HOW DO YOU MAKE THE FINAL DECISION? Does the method of assessment play to my strengths?Having completed the training will I be competent to undertake new skills and tasks?Will I have a qualification that is recognised?Whilst undertaking the training will I be able to maintain my current and work commitments?Has the training been well evaluated in the past?
10 PRACTICAL TOOLS TO ASSIST YOU HCA ToolkitTraining needs assessmentGROW modelAdditional resources on:Influenza and pneumococcal immunisationCompetence assessment templateSelf-assessment competence tool
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