SNTA Teaching Innovation of the Year!

At the Student Nursing Times Awards on the 26th April we scooped up the Teaching Innovation of the Year award for our Dementia simulation, designed by Samantha McCormack and supported by the Skills and Simulation Team. Sam McCormack (Simulation & Skills Team Lead), Rachel Cabrel (Senior Lecturer) and Kelly Sluman (Skills & Simulation Area Technician) … More SNTA Teaching Innovation of the Year!

Live CPR Scenario for 2nd Year Adult Nursing Students

This week our 2nd year adult nursing students spent part of their practical skills sessions outside in the car park dealing with a live CPR scenario. For each group heading to the car park, a student was designated as a leader and given a script sheet. The leader then reveals to their group there is … More Live CPR Scenario for 2nd Year Adult Nursing Students

Registered Scientist!

Our Technical Manager Samantha McCormack became the first Simulation Technician to be awarded the Registered Scientist (RSci) recognition with the Science Council in August 2017! Sam has led the way at Bucks New University in the art of Moulage (creating mock – and often gorily realistic! – wounds and injuries for training purposes) to stop … More Registered Scientist!

Moulage Prep!

Sam and Kat have been practicing their moulage skills ahead of a request for a third year mental health nursing formative roleplay involving a patient with a history of self harm.