RaT Certificate Program

After completing RaT Fundamentals, residents are encouraged to take the RaT Certificate Program which explores additional teaching topics. The topics below are facilitated over Zoom by the Office of Faculty Development. They may also be offered within individual programs, using standard frameworks or facilitation materials by the Office of Faculty Development.

Topics:

  • Patient education
  • Designing presentations for learning
  • Teaching clinical reasoning
  • Supporting the learner in difficulty
  • Equity, diversity, and inclusion (title TBA)
  • Teaching surgical & procedural skills

Session schedule

You can see the latest schedule for topics offered by the Office of Faculty Development at:

https://facdev.med.ubc.ca/home-page/get-involved/events/resident-as-teachers/

Registration will open 1 month prior to the session.

Facilitation materials

Programs that would like to offer their own RaT sessions using adaptable teaching materials can access the curriculum at: https://ubc.ca1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_2uB4a40DVpD7qqp

Completion

Residents who complete 4 topics during their residency in addition to the mandatory RaT Fundamentals online modules receive a completion certificate. Residents and Programs should track attendance at RaT sessions offered through their own programs.

Programs wishing to offer these or other topics please contact Erica.a[at]ubc.ca (Program Manager) to discuss equivalency.