Faculty Training

Faculty Training Courses

The UHBW Simulation Services team has always encouraged the training of simulation faculty through its faculty development programme. We offer a range of faculty training courses to meet the learning requirements of anyone involved in simulation, from beginners to experts.

Our courses are listed below, along with an indication of who they would be suitable for and the length of each course. For more information, including upcoming dates and prices, click on the course title to be taken through to the course overview page.


Suitable For


Simulation Train the Trainers

Those with limited experience of simulation design, delivery or debriefing

2 days

iTrust Debriefing

Faculty needing to focus on debriefing skills as a new skill or a refresher

1 day

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UHBW Employee Bursary Scheme

We offer a bursary scheme for UHBW employees. The purpose of this bursary scheme is to allow individuals to apply for a discounted place on one of the UHBW Simulation Services flagship courses, in return for supporting the work of Simulation Based Education (SBE) in the University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust (UHBW).

The courses currently included in this offer are:

In return for a significantly discounted place on one of these courses, we would ask the individual to commit to playing an active role in delivering 6 simulation activities within UHBW or the Simulation Outreach programme, within 12 months of the discounted course place.

Please see below for full terms and conditions of the scheme, and an application form. For more information, please contact us at simulationservices@uhbw.nhs.uk.

Bursary Scheme T&Cs
Bursary Scheme Application Form