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Communication Skills – Intermediate

Course overview:

The training provides a structured evidence based approach to communication skills. This interactive day is facilitated by experienced trainers in communication and will include a variety of teaching techniques for example, scenario based group work, DVD skills exercises and interactive discussion. 

Participants are asked to bring examples of communication challenges, share their own experiences and explore the way the models and techniques used in the training will help improve practice. 

Learning outcomes; By the end of the course delegates will have:

  • An awareness of the potential barriers to good communication
  • An understanding of how good facilitative communication skills achieve positive outcomes
  • Experience of using communication skills models to achieve effective person-centred conversations
  • An action plan that will enable them to transfer their learning into practice

Course provider; Learning and Education Team

Who should attend; All Registered Nurses, AHPs (experienced band 5 and above) and Doctors who are involved in complex/difficult/necessary conversations with patients and families.

Pre-requisites; There are no prerequisites for this course

Duration; 1 Day

KSF Links:

  • C1 – Communication
  • C2 – Personal and People Development
  • C4 – Service Improvement
  • C5 – Quality
  • C6 – Equality and Diversity
  • G6 – People Management

To book a place, please click on the suitable link below. 

Bookings are made using self service system so if for any reason you find yourself unable to attend, please cancel your place via the link included in your confirmation email.

If you need any information on specific course content, please do not hesitate to contact Learning and Education Support Team on 0141 278 2700 (Option 3).

e-Learning; An e-Learning option is not available for this topic via LearnPro

Links with other courses; 2 Day Advanced Communication Skills training, Duty of Candour training (NES e-Learning module)