The Supporting Students in Practice (SSIP) is a non-accredit bearing (NCB) module.This course replaces the AHP Practice Learning and Student Support, and Nursing Facilitated Learning and Assessment in Practice (FLAP).

It fulfills the requirements of the CoP and will be suitable for completion of an NQP portfolio.

Entry requirements
Although preferred but not essential, you should be supervising a healthcare professional student.It is available for all AHPs, and is free.

*Once registered, SWAST Staff  can also apply for the 15 credit Level 7 (MSc) bolt on module. It allows you to convert your SSIP NCB module into an accredited L7 (MSc) module worth 15 credits , by completing an assignment online. * this is a limited offer and will expire by March 2020

For staff would would prefer to complete a face to face recognised Mentorship course, the University of Plymouth Accredited version is available. (It can also be taken as non-accredited version, which will be the same course without assignment submission).
Dates are available throughout the year across all 3 divisions.  (Starting again from March 2020) Please Click Here to view the dates & locations for the UoP Mentorship courses)

This new provision is undertaken on line and involves a minimum of 30 hours of study in direct work on the content of the course. This course  does not require assessment. The course will have a start date each month for enrolment.

Content

The course content covers theoretical aspects of the following:

  • Foundations for practice education
  • Being an educator
  • Facilitating workplace learning
  • Assessment and feedback
  • Evaluating workplace learning
  • Problem solving
  • Reflecting and personal development planning
  • Equality and diversity in practice education
If you wish to gain credits at Level 3 (BSc) or Level 7 (Masters) , this will be possible after completion of the online module by enrolling on a “top-up” course when a 2,500 word assignment will be submitted. There will be a cost for this version, but this will be funded by SWAST.
To apply for the L7 (MSc) BOLT ON – see below

 

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This course is Distance learning only, there are no attendance / taught dates.

There are runs of the course that you need to select as the university needs to arrange their courses in sections to manage applications in batches.

Please just choose a date that is closest to when you would like to start.

You will need to register as a student with UWE first if you haven’t studied with them before.

This link How to apply for a CPD Module at UWE will guide you though registration, but it should be straight forward. Once registered as a student, you will need to keep an eye on email prompts from UWE, so use an email address you can access easily.

When applying for a module – Please:

  • Complete you employment location as your base station DO NOT enter ‘Ambulance’ or ‘SWAST’ as your location. We need to know where you are based.
  • If you are an NQP, enter NQP as your job title. We need to be able to measure the split of NQPs and Mentors signing up to this course so we can forecast more places accurately.

Please click here to apply for this Module -Supporting Students in Practice  (SSIP) Non Credit Bearing (NCB)  

You will need to register as a student with UWE first if you haven’t studied with them before.

To complete this module you MUST have completed either the PL&SS NCB module OR the SSIP module with UWE – if you haven’t you can do so on the link above

There is NO scoring for this module and it is fully funded. 

This link How to apply for a CPD Module at UWE will guide you though registration, but it should be straight forward. Once registered as a student, you will need to keep an eye on email prompts from UWE, so use an email address you can access easily.

When applying for a module – Please:

  • Complete you employment location as your base station DO NOT enter ‘Ambulance’ or ‘SWAST’ as your location. We need to know where you are based.
  • If you are an NQP, enter NQP as your job title. We need to be able to measure the split of NQPs and Mentors signing up to this course so we can forecast more places accurately.

Please click here to apply for this Module – PL&SS /SSIP L7 / LM (MSc) – Distance learning Bolt on