The David and Jo Ann Shaw Center for Simulation and Education for Patient Safety will soon offer a simulation certificate program. The continuing education course aims to teach effective strategies for including simulation training in the classroom.

The program will be held February 28 through March 2 in the STEPS Center. Registration opens up November 1.

Topics include:

  • Intro to simulation
    • Components of sim
    • Sim modalities
    • Learning objectives
    • Debriefing
  • Applied techniques
    • Assessment
    • Case Design
    • Debriefing groups
    • Running a simulation
  • Advanced topics
    • Manikin technology
    • LMS tips and tricks
    • Hybrid simulation
    • Difficult situations

See for more information on the STEPS Center. For questions about the program, contact Greg Epps at