South Metropolitan Higher Education Consortium

South Metropolitan Higher Education Consortium

Three Decades of Higher Education Excellence Through Collaboration

Simulation Academy

Simulation Academy for Heathcare Workers

In 2012, SMHEC began partnering with Laerdal Medical Corporation to provide training to local clinical faculty with information and training about using simulators to educate. 

Over 80 medical professionals and educators attended the full-day session at Moraine Valley Community College.

2012 Simulation Academy Flyer

The academy included: 

  • What is simulation and how effective is its use in educational and practice settings?
  • Running scenarios
  • Effective debriefing
  • Moulage
  • Demonstration of simulation products
  • Tour of the simulation lab at Moraine Valley Community College