Clinical Assessment Course

you can use this course for revalidation. we will give 20 CPD hours for this course.

You can use this course for revalidation. we will give 20 CPD hours for this course.

There will be a clinical assesment course for those doctors who have been accepted for the foundation program. This will be a 4 days course during which there be intensive study of all the previous scenarios which were covered in the previous clinical assessment tests.

Course dates 1 st course: 6th-9th  September 2016

2nd course: 3rd – 6th October 2016

Mock date 15th October 2015
Course fees £500
Mock test only £150


1. History & counselling stations:

  • Surgery
  • Medicine
  • Psychiatry
  • communication with difficulty patients

2. Mannequin teaching e.g. ABG blood sampling IV cannulation, catheterisations.

3. Orthopaedics and surgery examinations

4. Medicine Clinical examination, e.g lower limb neurological examinations, cardiovascular, respiratory etc.

5. Miscellaneous:

  • i. Intravenous infusion set up
  • ii. ECG recording and interpretation
  • iii. Handovers
  • iv. Safe prescription
  • v. Team work
  • vi. Arterial blood gas interpretation
  • vii. Preparation of intravenous medication

6. Communication skills:

  • i. With colleagues
  • ii. With patients

7. Examination of a stable patient with a chronic disease

We strongly recommend that do your PLAB course before coming for this course as only the stations not covered in PLAB 2 will be covered in this course.

We have arranged this course 2 months before the exam so that you can have enough time to practice.