A Human Factors Approach to Patient Safety – Thursday 25th April 2024

Available for South Tees staff only

Event details

Booking is closed for this event

Course Overview:

A progression from the previous session of An Introduction to Human Factors, this lesson goes on to discuss the implementation of Human Factors into the clinical environment in order to increase patient safety.

Learning Objectives:

  • Discussing what makes a ‘good’ team, exploring the impacts of ‘bad’ team dynamics and patient care.
  • Safety ‘I + II’ and their impact on patient safety
  • ‘Gap Theory’ and complacency
  • Application to real life cases

Target Audience:

All staff- medical and non-medical. Prior basic Human Factors training advised.

Organised by:

This event has been arranged by the Human Factors and Civility team

[email protected]


All cancellations need to be made through your account. For those who do not attend without cancelling, your line manager will be notified, and a possible charge may be incurred.

Please be advised that this session has a minimum attendee requirement, therefore we may have to cancel the session if not enough people attend. If this session is cancelled, we will aim to advise attendees as far in advance as possible, and we apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Certificates and other information:

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This training is CPD accredited, and 2 CPD points will be awarded upon attendance of this session.

Upon completion of this course a certificate will be available for you to download from your account along with any other post course information.

If you are a non-medical registrant who is eligible for Continual Professional Development (CPD) funding this course will account as part of your annual allowance for CPD funding.