Train the Trainer - Registration and Specialist Portfolio Verifiers

Training and refresher training for registration and specialist portfolio verifications.

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12th May 2023

The day is split into two sessions - Morning for Registration Assessors and afternoon for Specialist Assessors. IBMS members can attend either one or both sessions and can join from the same registration link.

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Registration Portfolio Assessor Training


Sue Jones, IBMS Executive Head of Education 

Jim Taylor, IBMS Head of Digital Education

Vikki Moyse, Laboratories Training and Organisational Development Manager at HCA Healthcare UK

09:50-10:00 Participants to sign in to the webinar

10:00-10:30 - Welcome, introduction and a summary of the updated HCPC standards and reg portfolio 

10:30 – 11:00 - Examples of Evidence

11:00 – 11:10 Comfort Break

11:10-11:30 When Things Go Wrong 

11:30-12:15 Report Writing (with examples) 

12:15-12:45 – Questions and discussion 

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Specialist Assessor Training


Donna Torrance, IBMS Head of Learning and Development

13:00-13:15 Sign in to the webinar

13:15-14:15 Introduction, Specialist portfolio assessment presentation and Q&A

14:15 – 14:30 Comfort break

14:30-15:05 Breakout rooms with Specialist Portfolio assessors

15:05 – 15:30 Summary of breakout room discussions 

15:30 – 16:00 Specialist portfolio assessment reports

16:00-16:15 Q&A and finish

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Why you should choose to become a verifier

Becoming a verifier provides an opportunity for you to:

  • Refresh your knowledge
  • Become aware of new methodologies
  • Stimulate new ideas
  • Develop new skills in peer review and assessment
  • Connect with other laboratories and training officers, and to grow your network

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