RCPI / RSA Certificate in Traffic Medicine 2018

 

 

Developed by the National Office for Traffic Medicine, the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland and the Road Safety Authority, the Certificate in Traffic Medicine is the first of its kind in the world.
It is suitable for all doctors and healthcare professionals, including GPs and those working in occupational health.

The certificate is delivered via online modules (5 hours) and a workshop in Dublin on 8th November 2018.

The course covers:

  • How to complete a thorough assessment of fitness to drive
  • Managing complex challenges and conflicts in decisions affecting a patient's fitness to drive
  • Integrating physical and cognitive assessment with theories of driver behaviour
  • The role of the Road Safety Authority and guidelines for assessing fitness to drive (Sláinte agus Tiomáint)
  • How to apply current best-practice guidelines to the assessment, documentation and communication of fitness to drive decisions

To find out more or book online go to the RCPI website at the link to follow Certificate in Traffic Medicine

The Certificate in Traffic Medicine is approved for 14 CPD credits.

The deadline to apply online is 31 October 2018.  However, due to strong demand, early booking is advised. 

If you have any questions about this course, please contact the National Office for Traffic Medicine on +353 1 8639788 or email Dr. Margaret Ryan, Programme Manager, National Office for Traffic Medicine at MargaretRyan@rcpi.ie

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