Professional Communication Skills with Teams for Nurses - 6 CPD Points / One day course
Our Professional Communication Skills with Teams for Nurses Course is the perfect fit for Nurses who wish to develop their understanding of collaborative teamwork through effective communication. Committing to and aiding the development of an effective team requires an understanding of how communication affects relationships, the work environment and patient care. Nurses, as central team members, have a vital role to play in this.

Overview
Our Professional Communication Skills with Teams for Nurses Course is the perfect fit for Nurses who wish to develop their understanding of collaborative teamwork through effective communication. Committing to and aiding the development of an effective team requires an understanding of how communication affects relationships, the work environment and patient care. Nurses, as central team members, have a vital role to play in this.
Objectives
  • Define team, collaboration and effective communication  
  • Identify the components of successful teamwork 
  • Recognise the challenges of creating an open and communicative environment  
  • List the positive outcomes of communicating effectively 
  • Discuss the barriers to professional communication & collaboration 
  • Review communication tools that aid teamwork  
  • Practice team communication through practical MTa activities
More Details
Professional Communication Skills with Teams for Nurses
Our Professional Communication Skills with Teams for Nurses Course is the perfect fit for Nurses who wish to develop their understanding of collaborative teamwork through effective communication.Committing to and aiding the development of an effective team requires an understanding of how communication affects relationships, the work environment and patient care. Nurses, as central team members, have a vital role to play in this.
By the end of the course you will be able to:
► Define team, collaboration and effective communication
► Identify the components of successful teamwork
► Recognize the challenges of creating an open and communicative   environment
► List the positive outcomes of communicating effectively
► Discuss the barriers to professional communication & collaboration
►Review communication tools that aid teamwork
►Practice team communication through practical MTa activities
►Identify steps that can be taken to create a culture that supports communication and teamwork
9am: Registration
9.30am:  Welcome, housekeeping, course objectives and an interactive warm up session including a review of per course work
Communication, Collaboration & Effective Teamwork
► Pr-coursework review
► How do communication, collaboration and effective teamwork show up in the healthcare setting
► Identify what makes a team successful
► Recognizing the challenges of change to create better communication in the healthcare setting
Morning Break (15 mins)
Dealing With Team & Communication Challenges
► Clarifying the positive outcomes that can be achieved through communicating effectively (self, team and patients)
► Knowing the barriers to professional communication & collaboration and how to overcome them
► Assessing the communication tools available that aid effective teamwork
Lunch break (60 mins)
Practical Application Of Teamwork and Communication
► MTa Insights activity #1
► MTa Insights activity #2
 

Afternoon break (15 mins)
Back to Work Action Steps to Aid Communication & Build an Effective Team
► Designing a process that creates a culture of support, open communication and effective teamwork
Summary, review objectives, Q&A, course reflection and certificates
Close: 17:00 – 17.30