Power of the Preceptor: Shaping the Next Generation

Course Expiration Date: 8/30/17

If you are a member of SC AHEC this course is free with an enrollment key which you may obtain from the AHEC contact person within your organization.

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Course Description: This course will provide healthcare professionals best practice techniques for becoming an effective preceptor.

Instructor: Amy Brock-Martin, Dr PH

Target Audience: All Healthcare Professionals

Learning Outcomes: After completing this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Describe how to conduct an orientation session for students and interns.
  • Explain the five principles of clinical learning and tips for applying them to clinical teaching activities.
  • Recognize the characteristics of the TEAM LEADER model for clinical teaching.
  • List the eight steps in providing model feedback.
  • Describe 8 different teaching strategies.
  • Identify the important functions of questions in clinical teaching.
  • Describe the 6 guidelines for providing meaningful evaluation of students by preceptors.
  • Describe the six traps in the evaluation process and ways to avoid them.

Length of Course: 165 minutes

Credit Statements:

Licensed Nurses:  Upstate AHEC is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Upon successful completion of this program, participants will receive 2.75 contact hours.

Respiratory Care Practitioners: 2.75 clock hours will be awarded by Upstate AHEC an approved provider continuing education for respiratory care practitioners by the SC board of Medical Examiners.

Counselors and Therapists: This program has been approved for 2.75 hours of continuing education by SC AHEC under its accreditation by the SC Board of Examiners for Licensure of Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists and Psycho-Educational Specialists.

Dietitians: 2.75 hours of CPE for registered dietitians.

Social Workers: This program has been approved for 2.75 clock hours of non-social work continuing education by Upstate AHEC, as part of the SC AHEC system, under its accreditation by the SC Board of Social Work Examiners.

Other: This educational offering provides 0.275 CEUs (2.75 clock hours) by Upstate AHEC and meets SC AHEC Best Practice Standards.

Disclosure Statement:

Upstate AHEC's conflict of interest policy requires faculty to disclose any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of their presentations/materials.

The speaker(s) has/have signed a vested interest form declaring any conflict of interest in educational activities.

Provisions of this educational activity by Upstate AHEC does not imply endorsement by Upstate AHEC, SCNA or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with this activity.

Disclosure Statement:

Upstate AHEC's conflict of interest policy requires faculty to disclose any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of their presentations/materials.

The speaker(s) has/have signed a vested interest form declaring no conflict of interest in educational activities.

Provisions of this educational activity by Upstate AHEC does not imply endorsement by Upstate AHEC  or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with this activity.