Orientating New Staff: Being a Better Buddy
Understand the role of a buddy and identify suitable staff for this role in the workplace. Identify the role a buddy plays in helping new staff to become familiar with their new work environment.
After completing this course, participants should be able to:
- Define what a buddy program is and outline the key roles and responsibilities of a buddy
- Discuss the benefits of a buddy program and how to select a buddy
- Define effective communication and teaching skills required to be an effective buddy
- Explore ways to effectively evaluate a buddy program
Who is this course appropriate for:
This course is appropriate for New care staff, experienced care staff, registered nurses, enrolled nurses, management.
Continuing Professional Development Hours:
CPD: This course is worth 0.75 Continuing Professional Development hours.
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