The CSC is a state of the art department based at Bishop
Aukland Hospital that was transformed from a ward into
flexible, realistic teaching environment.
The CSC aims to:
The CSC is a fantastic resource that provides opportunities
for multi-disciplinary education and training, it explores
opportunities in which the centre can enhance staff and student
learning in a simulated environment.
The CSC hosts a variety of teaching opportunities;
Undergraduate Medical School examinations and assessments;
Multi-professional courses from basic clinical skills training days
to high fidelity team scenarios and external bookings.
We are lucky to have onsite full time staff to help you
design a course for your teams needs with help and support.
or call on 01388 455105
All staff benefit from inter-professional simulation and human
factors training and apply this to confidently deliver first class,
effective health care.
To create the highest quality educational experiences for
healthcare staff through developing and delivering effective
training materials. To support faculty in their own development and
create an environment conducive to excellent Simulation based
education (SBE). To collaborate in research and innovation and
participate in the evolution of SBE.
Equity of access to all our staff and the wider healthcare
community according to their training needs.A supportive and safe
environment where every opportunity for shared learning is taken.To
evaluate and demonstrate quality and improvement.
'As I was very, very nervous, I must have been the worst patient
ever and they were brilliant with me and I can't thank them enough
- could you please pass on my sincere thanks.'
Patient, Hysteroscopy Unit, Chester-le-Street Community