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OSCE Course Details

At HLTH Training, we are committed to preparing you for success in the Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE).

Day 1 – Online Theory Sessions

2 half day sessions


  • Registration: Begin your OSCE journey by completing the necessary registration process.
  • Introductions: Meet your fellow participants and our experienced trainers.
  • OSCE Paperwork: Familiarize yourself with the essential paperwork and documentation required for the exam.
  • Exam Basics: Understand important exam details, including the dress code, security protocols, the plan for the day, and what to expect during the OSCE.
  • APIE Stations: Dive into the Assessment, Planning, Implementation, and Evaluation stations, exploring the necessary skills and approaches.
  • Silent Stations (Professional Values and Evidence-Based Practice): Gain an understanding of the importance of professional values and evidence-based practice within the OSCE context.
  • Overall Theoretical Coverage of Skills Stations: Receive comprehensive theoretical coverage of the skills stations that will be further explored during the practical sessions.

Day 2 –Face to Face Practical Session

09:00 – 17:00

  • Practice Scenarios of APIE Stations: Engage in discussions and practice scenarios related to the Assessment, Planning, Implementation, and Evaluation stations.
  • Silent Stations (Professional Values and Evidence-Based Practice): Build on your understanding of professional values and evidence-based practice through practical exercises.
  • Skills Stations: Dive into the practical aspects of various skills stations, focusing on hands-on practice and skill development.

Day 3 – Further Practical Sessions

09:00 – 17:00

  • Wound Assessment: Develop expertise in assessing and managing wounds.
  • ANTT (Aseptic Non-Touch Technique): Master the aseptic technique used in various medical procedures.
  • In-Hospital Resuscitation: Gain proficiency in the protocols and techniques involved in hospital resuscitation.
  • IM (Intramuscular) Injection: Practice the correct administration of injections into the muscle.
  • Subcutaneous Injection: Learn the proper technique for administering injections into the fatty tissue beneath the skin.
  • Catheter Sampling of Urine: Understand the process and techniques for collecting urine samples using a catheter.
  • MDI (Metered-Dose Inhaler): Practice the correct use and administration of inhalers.
  • Peak Flow: Learn to measure and interpret peak expiratory flow rate, a vital tool in managing respiratory conditions.
  • MSU (Midstream Urine) Urinalysis: Gain proficiency in performing urinalysis using the midstream urine collection method.
  • Catheter Removal: Master the technique for safe and efficient removal of catheters.
  • IV (Intravenous) Flush & VIP (Venous Infusion Phlebitis) Assessment: Learn to properly flush intravenous lines and assess for phlebitis.
  • NG (Nasogastric) Tube Insertion: Practice the insertion of nasogastric tubes for enteral feeding or medication administration.
  • Blood Glucose Monitoring: Develop skills in measuring and interpreting blood glucose levels.
  • Pain Assessment: Learn to assess and manage pain effectively.
  • Fluid Balance: Gain an understanding of fluid balance assessment and management.
  • Pressure Area Assessment: Practice assessing and preventing pressure ulcers.
  • Administration of Suppository: Master the technique for administering suppositories.
  • Bowel Assessment: Develop expertise in assessing bowel function.
  • Nasopharyngeal Suctioning: Learn to perform nasopharyngeal suctioning to clear airways.
  • Nutritional Assessment: Understand the principles and techniques for assessing nutritional status.
  • Oral Care Plan: Practice developing and implementing oral care plans.
  • Oxygen Therapy: Gain proficiency in administering oxygen therapy

Day 4 – Full Simulated Mock OSCE Test

09:00 – 17:00

  • Experience a full simulated mock OSCE test that includes all timed stations.
  • Review: Receive valuable feedback and a thorough review of your performance during the mock OSCE test, enabling you to identify areas for improvement and enhance your readiness for the actual exam.

Prepare yourself for success in the OSCE Exam by enrolling in our comprehensive training program. With our carefully crafted course agenda, you’ll gain the knowledge, skills, and confidence necessary to excel in the Objective Structured Clinical Examination.

Contact us today to learn more about our OSCE Training and secure your spot in the course. Let us guide you towards achieving your goals in the OSCE Exam and embarking on a successful career in healthcare.

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This training courses takes place either in Manchester and London, providing you with a unique and memorable training experience. The event takes place over 4 full days, starting at 9:00am and ending at 5:00pm. Your ticket includes the course itself, refreshments on the day, and a full bank of training resources to take home. 

Throughout the day, you will have the opportunity to network with your fellow healthcare professionals and speak with our experienced NMC OSCE trainers.

We’d Recommend This Course For…

  • International Nurses: Looking to complete the OSCE Exam to transfer international qualifications and experience to the UK.
  • Return to Practice Nurses: For Nurses who are returning after a career break and are required to complete the OSCE Exam.
  • NHS Trusts: We work with NHS Trusts who place delegates on our OSCE preparation courses.
  • Private Hospitals: We have strong connections with private organisations, who place delegates on our courses.
  • Adult Social Care Providers: We work with the Adult Social Care sector to upskill healthcare assistants with international nursing qualifications.
  • Healthcare Recruitment Agencies: Delegates are often placed on our courses who have been offered a job and are required to pass the OSCE exam.
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Suitable For Nurses Entering…

  • NHS Trusts
  • NHS Providers
  • Domiciliary Care
  • Primary and Acute Care Services
  • Adult Social Care
  • Care Homes
  • GP’s and Doctors
  • Clinics
  • Dentists
  • Mental Health Services
  • Aesthetic Clinics
  • Other health or social care provider
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