NHS Education for Scotland Logo

Scotland Deanery

Home of Medical and Dental Excellence

Your Development

Trainer Workshop



Target Audience

The one-day, entry-level workshop is aimed at those consultants who are about to undertake an educational role and covers the fundamentals of both Clinical and Educational Supervision.  

It is also a prerequisite for all GP ESs wishing to move into a training role within their practice, prior to undertaking the Scottish Prospective Educational Supervisor Course (SPESC).


Course Content

Topics covered within a small group setting include:

-  Departmental induction
-  Appraisal meetings
-  Giving effective feedback
-  Formative assessment
-  Supervisor's Report

Course Costs - There is no cost for attending this course

Please note: We request that anyone attending these courses not be on call and ensure mobile phones & devices are switched off for the duration of the course

Course Dates


 Time  Venue  Available
 Wednesday, 13 November 2019

 09.30 - 16.30

 University Hospital, Ayr

 Fully booked

 Wednesday, 4 December 2019

 09.30 - 16.30

 Postgraduate Office, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee

 Fully booked

 Tuesday, 17 December 2019

 09.30 - 16.30

 Forest Grove House, Aberdeen

 Fully booked

 Thursday, 30 January 2020

 09.30 - 16.30

 Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Glasgow

 Fully booked

 Monday, 24 February 2020

 09.30 - 16.30 

 Forth Valley Royal Hospital, Larbert

 Fully booked 


Places can only be booked through the FDA IT Platform, by creating an account and accessing 'entry level resources'.  Please note that some smartphone browsers may not support this site.  For more information please contact the admin team at fda.admin@nes.scot.nhs.uk or call 01382 496638.

Booking Guide