Title Framework for Continuing Educational Development of Trainers in General Practice in Europe
Project Number 2010-1-PL1-LEO05-11460
Product LEVEL1 COURSE FOR TRAINERS IN FAMILY MEDICINE
Title LEVEL1 COURSE FOR TRAINERS IN FAMILY MEDICINE
Product Type teaching material
Marketing Text The Leonardo EURACT level 1 course is aimed at entrants to practice based teaching with no prior teaching skills training. Its main objectives are to improve the level of one-to-one teaching in European countries, to ensure dissemination of knowledge and skills by course participants in their own countries and to stimulate development of FM teaching in participating countries.
Description The course consist of six 3-hour modules delivered over three days of educational interventions. Each participant is able to access course materials for each module prior to the course. The main topics of the course are as follows: Introduction – being a good trainer, Basic Education and Assessment Theory, Teaching methods and giving feedback, Learning styles and personal learning plans, Teaching through role playing, Preparing the practice and designing the programme. A minimum of presentations are used and most learning is active and participatory in small groups.
Teachers / Trainers of Family Medicine / General Practice,
Educational experts in the field of primary care,
Practicing General Practitioners / Family Physicians
Trainees in the field of Family Medicine / General Practice
Result Level 1 course aims to develop the skills and competences of VET teachers, trainers and tutors in FM. Assumed result will contribute to quality and attractiveness improvement of GPs’ LLLP on European level.
Area of application Vocational educational development of teachers in Family Medicine/ General Practice at the European level.