Key Points: MICGP Clinical Competency Test (CCT) Preparation CourseIntensive preparation for the ICGP CCT examCommunication and consultation skills for the CCTMock simulated consultations with professional actorsIndividual practice with detailed feedbackWide range of challenging CCT casesDemonstrations of best practice for challenging areas9.30am – 6.15pmCPD – 7 hours / 7 Credits1 day course covering the key theory and practice you need to pass the CCT. Practise with trained role players (just like in the real exam). Maximum 12 delegates, with both male and female simulated patients. Opportunity to observe 13 CCT cases covering a wide range of curriculum areas. At least 2 individual mock CCT cases, with detailed individual feedback and recommendations on how to improve your technique. This course is also suitable for doctors that want to develop their consulting skills for everyday practise. MRCGP CSA courseWe recommend attending this course as early as possible – this will allow more time to practise the techniques you will learn and improve on the feedback areas you receive in your individual mock cases. The skills you will gain at the course will help you with everyday consulting as well as preparing you for the ICGP CCT examination.MAXIMUM 12 per course – just 6 per group for practice sessions! Please book early to avoid disappointmentThis course will cover the necessary theory and background to help you pass the CCT. There will be practise session in smaller groups with trained role players to give you a feel for the real exam. The course covers:* Mark scheme for the CCT- how to hit all the criteria + common reasons for failing a case* Communication and consultation skills – theory and practical* Essential examinations and equipment – which examinations you need to focus on, and the equipment you need to be familiar with* Breaking bad news – a structured approach* Dealing with difficult patients, ethical dilemmas and medicolegal issuesMRCGP CSA courseThere will be several practice sessions where you will be able to experience consultations with professionally trained medical role players, as well as the chance to get individual feedback. Practice makes perfect! Each candidate will have 2 CCT stations with individual feedback. The Course Director and main speaker is Dr Mahibur Rahman. He is a Portfolio GP in Birmingham and a Consultant in Medical Education. He has helped thousands of doctors succeed in their MRCGP examinations since 2006 and has been running a course tailored for the MICGP CCT since 2015. He has been involved in helping GP trainers prepare their registrars for the MRCGP CSA through an MRCGP CSA for Trainers course.