Release date: May 2020
Estimated completion time*: 2.5 hrs

The SPDP Online Facilitation course is designed to enable RACP Supervisors to successfully facilitate the Online Supervisor Professional Development Program (SPDP).

*The estimated completion time is an approximate guide and does not account for time spent on optional additional readings and activities.

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Format: An online course, which can be undertaken in your own time. It contains readings, guidelines, videos and interactive discussions.


  1. Module 1: Introduction to Facilitation
  2. Module 2: Practical Skills for Supervisors
  3. Module 3: Teaching and Learning in Healthcare Settings
  4. Module 4: Work-based Learning and Assessment

Learning outcomes

By completing this course you should be able to:

  1. Understand and integrate the aims of successful facilitation into your own facilitation experience
  2. Understand and utilise the major skills used for successful facilitating
  3. Learn to navigate the online platform confidently and with ease
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