This evening course combines an evening out with a 3 course meal and 2 hours of interactive teaching on how to pass the MRCGP CSA. It is aimed at doctors in ST2 or early in ST3 that plan to sit the CSA in the next 12 months. It will help you understand how to prepare and pass the CSA. It will give you a clear idea of the structure of the exam, what to expect on the day, how to prepare effectively - from getting the most our of study groups to covering the core guidelines, common mistakes that lead to failure and how to avoid them, and includes live interactive demonstrations of different case types you might face in the exam.
Having an idea of what to expect and how to prepare early on will help you plan your revision and set you on the path to passing your CSA!
6.30pm - Registration
6.45pm - Dinner - 3 course meal with soft drinks - halal and vegetarian options available
7.45pm - Understanding the MRCGP CSA - what to expect, how examiners mark, why people fail
8.30pm - Interactive CSA cases - key case types
9.10pm - How to prepare for the CSA - useful resources, study groups, habits of CSA high scorers
9.30pm - Questions and Answers
9.45pm - Summary and CloseFeedback from previous courses:
"Great first step in understanding where to start with revision"
"Main speaker is excellent, liked covering "why people fail" and "what examiners are looking for"
"Cleared up common myths, broke down the exam and the marking scheme."
"A definite eye opener"