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Key Points:Intensive preparation for the Multi-Specialty Recruitment Assessment (formerly Stage 2 exams)Key theory and technique for both papers – updated with key changes for 2018Realistic timed Mock exams for clinical and SJT papersThe most comprehensive coverage of Situational Judgement Tests for the PD paperKey topics for the Professional Dilemma Paper – Ethics, confidentiality, consent, GMC guidanceIdeal for anyone that wants to boost their specialty recruitment assessment scoresSuitable for ST1/CT1 applicants to GP, Radiology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology, Obstetrics, Neurosurgery, CAMHS or CSRHAlso suitable for doctors preparing for the MCQ Assessment as part of the Induction and Refresher (I&R) Scheme9.30am – 6.15pmCPD – 7 hours / 7 CreditsThis 1 day course provides focused preparation for the SRA – we can help you boost your scores for both papers! This is the MOST COMPREHENSIVE Multi Specialty Recruitment Assessment (MSRA / SRA) preparation course available, with over 4.5 hours teaching on the Professional Dilemma paper (Situational Judgement Test questions). In 2018, applicants to GP, Clinical Radiology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology, Obstetrics, Neurosurgery, CAMHS and CSRH will all have to sit the same Specialty Recruitment Assessment (also known as the Stage 2 exam or MSRA ). The same score can be used for all these specialties, and will play an important part in the shortlisting process. In most cases the scores carry over to the next stage and can affect overall ranking and job offers.The course covers all the theory needed to get shortlisted, as well as providing you the chance to sit mini mock exams for both the Clinical Problem Solving paper and the Professional Dilemma Paper (Situational Judgement Test questions). Feedback and explanations will be provided for both mini mock exams. The mini mocks will be done under timed conditions, with questions shown on screen in exam format, to give you a feel for the real exam. The questions used in the SRA mini mock exams are not available anywhere else. The course covers : The Specialty Recruitment assessments – Clinical Problem Solving paper – types and level of questions, practice questions, reading lists, understanding keywords in the exam. Mini mock exam with feedback.Professional Dilemma / Situational Judgement Test paper – introduction to Situational Judgement, how to rank scenarios, sample questions, practice questions. Mini mock exam with feedback. The Course Director and main speaker is Dr Mahibur Rahman, an expert in the GP Recruitment process. He is a GP and Consultant in Medical Education, and has written and taught extensively on Getting into GP Training. He is the author of several books and articles on GP ST Entry, including the first article on Situational Judgement Tests for GP Recruitment (BMJ Careers 2007).