Page 1: First Time Practice Educators Training

Our 2 day training introduces any Occupational Therapist or Physiotherapist, who has never had a student before or not had a student for some time, to becoming a Practice Educator.There is no minimum length of time since registration required to undertake this training.

Learning Outcomes include:

  • Describe the role and critically evaluate the attributes of an effective practice educator

  • Critically apply learning theories that are appropriate for adult and professional learners

  • Plan effective strategies to implement and facilitate learning in the practice placement setting

  • Apply sound principles and judgement in the assessment of performance in the practice placement setting

  • Critically reflect on and evaluate the quality of practice education learning¬†

  • Critically reflect on experience and formulate action plans to improve future practice