Postgraduate Diploma in Human Factors and Neuroscience

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Duration - 2 Days
Course Organiser - Healthcare Skills Training International
Location - Virtual


Course Fee

STANDARD Course: £2,000 + £245 qualification and VAT where applicable
GPDQ/RCGP/RCP Members Course: £1,800 + £245 qualification and VAT where applicable
VIRTUAL Course: £2,000 + £245 qualification and VAT where applicable


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Healthcare Skills Postgraduate Diploma in Human Factors and Neuroscience (38 credits level 7) – The objective of the Human Factors & Neuroscience course is to review the key human factors relevant to the delivery of healthcare services from a neuroscience perspective in order to avoid common errors in patient care and to enable more effective and efficient outcome management.

This course will enable the participants:

  • To gain and apply knowledge of human factors and their underlying mechanisms
  • To avoid common errors in the delivery of patient care/healthcare services
  • To successfully manage professional communications in an effective and positive manner
  • To develop and deliver an action plan to integrate the relevant human factor skills into routine practice

A variety of teaching approaches are utilised to support the course outcomes, these are:

  • Lectures
  • Group activities and discussions
  • Practical skills and workshops
  • Supportive role plays/deliberate practice
  • Assessment and appraisal

Specific care is taken in the pre-course preparation, delivery and follow-up to facilitate an optimal transfer of the course knowledge and skills directly into the individual learner’s professional situation.

The course utilises blended learning techniques, including a pre-course component, a two-day classroom-based practical session and post-course online written assessments and Multiple Choice Questionnaire.

This Post Graduate Diploma in Clinical Leadership is part of a suite of three individual professional qualifications that can be taken separately or together:

1. PG Diploma in Clinical Education

2. PG Diploma in Human Factors and Neuroscience

3. PG Diploma in Clinical Leadership