On-the-job teaching

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'On-the-job teaching' is a 1-day workshop for doctors wishing to integrate teaching and learning into their everyday service, combining ward rounds, on-take and outpatient teaching with patient care.

What you will learn

This workshop provides practical suggestions on how to maximise learning opportunities and become a more effective teacher. By identifying techniques for teaching knowledge, clinical skills and professional behaviour, you will learn how to successfully incorporate teaching sessions into all clinical commitments.

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • integrate teaching and learning into everyday service provision
  • increase opportunities on the ward and the proportion of time available for education
  • understand how knowledge, clinical skills and professional behaviour can be acquired and taught
  • plan ahead, to enable on-the-job teaching to become more effective and efficient.

Who should attend?

  • all specialties
  • FY
  • CMT/ST1–2
  • ST3+
  • SAS
  • consultants and final-year trainees.

Course fee

  • Full rate: £290. 

Upcoming dates


Future Dates

Please email education.courses@rcp.ac.uk to register for early notification of when future dates are live for booking.

Early-bird discounts are available for workshops booked in advance.


To discuss commissioning this workshop as in-house training for your trust, please contact us by phone on +44(0)20 3075 1555 or by email at inhouse@rcp.ac.uk.


Membership and early-bird discounts are available. More information on becoming a member, and benefits from discounted RCP members delegate rates at conferences, training and events, is available.