Simulation Based Education


Thank you for your interest in our Simulation Courses.

Due to COVID-19 please check regularly for updates on dates and availability.     

Developing Debriefing for Learner Centred Outcomes

The Simulation Debriefing Course has been designed to assist healthcare educators to develop and/or build their simulation debriefing skills.  The interactive two-day program includes facilitated discussions, workshops and practical debriefing sessions.  Participants will have the opportunity to discuss topics and practice skills such as:

  • Setting up for a successful debrief
  • Debriefing models and techniques
    - Pendleton’s Model
    - Plus / Delta
    - Advocacy / Inquiry
  • Introduction to crisis resource management principles for debriefing
  • Debriefing when things go well
  • The difficult debrief
  • Debriefing in the clinical environment


February 2024

  • Thursday 8th and Friday 9th

June 2024

  • Thursday 20th and Friday 21st

September 2024

  • Thursday 12th and Friday 13th




Advanced Life Support 2 - Australian Resuscitation Council accredited program.

This is a two-day course with the focus on the developing advanced skills in managing deteriorating patient and cardiac arrest. The course is designed for healthcare professionals with who would be expected to apply those skills taught as part of their clinical duties, or to teach them on a regular basis. Appropriate participants include doctors, and nurses working in critical care areas (e.g. ED, CCU, ICU, HDU, acute admissions units) or in the resuscitation /medical emergency team, and paramedics.

  Dates for 2024 to be advised



Physiotherapy skills in the management of the critical care patient. The course is ideal for recent graduates or those with limited ICU experience and will cover management of the haemodynamically unstable patient, general assessment of the ICU patient, early rehabilitation and cardiorespiratory management of the long-stay ICU patient.

  Dates for 2024 to be advised


Bookings and Enquiries

For bookings and inquiries, please contact St Vincent's Education & Learning on (03) 9231 2900 or via email:


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