What you need to know about the BSCCP process for recertifiation as a trainer
TO COMPLETE THE TRAINER RECERTIFICATION PROCESS PLEASE LOG INTO YOUR BSCCP ACCOUNT AND COMPLETE 1 OF THE FOLLOWING OPTIONS:
1. Certification through attendance at a 'Training the Trainers' or 'Educational Supervisor' course within the last 3 years.
A 'Training the Trainers' course or 'Educational Supervisors' course which cover the subjects of supporting and monitoring educational progress and enhancing learning through assessments will be approved. Please submit a copy of the programme with your certificate as evidence of attendance.
'Educational Supervisor' courses are organised by local deaneries.
'Training the Trainers' courses are organised by many organisations including The RCOG
2. Attendance at 1 BSCCP Trainers Meeting within the last 3 years. The BSCCP Trainers Meeting takes place on the afternoon before the main BSCCP Annual Scientific Meeting every year. As a reminder, previous Annual Scientific Meetings acceptable for recertification are as follows:
2017 Cardiff, 2018 Manchester, 2019 Bournemouth.
3. Certification in training through an E-learning course within the last 3 years.
The e eLearning for Health platform can be accessed here.
Please follow the link and click on Educator Training Resources to complete the below modules:
Module 4 "Enhancing Learning Through Assessment"
Module 5 "Supporting and Monitoring Educational Progress".
Trainer recertification will only be accepted on submission of the certificate of completion for both module 4 and module 5 which should be uploaded to your BSCCP account.
Please note that the Clinical Supervision element is not suitable for trainer recertification
To view the Guidelines for Trainers and Trainees, click here.