Can I book a room to practice?

Self-directed study is being programmed for 2022/2023 into the spaces available when equipment resource is also available. Please understand that each room needs downtime for cleaning etc.


Check below for course-specific self-directed learning sessions that you can book onto.

If there isn’t a session for your field of study, please discuss this with your tutor or contact us with your request, including any equipment required.

To book the X-ray suite, please see this information.


Paramedic Student self-directed study – Self-directed study bags have been procured for groups to loan and practice off site.

Leading up to assignment submission and prior to OSCE’s we will try and find space for you to book in advance for you to book into.


L6 Paramedic Student self-directed study – PALS OSCE practice – BRING YOUR SDL KIT BAG

Leading up to you PALS OSCE assessment small non-clinical rooms have been booked for individuals to book into to carry out some self directed study. The rooms will hold approximately 8 students. You will need to bring your PALS SDL kit bag in on the day as no additional kit will be available.

Please be considerate to your peers with your bookings and remember to book as individuals not 1 booking for the whole group. Also leave the space clean and tidy when you leave.

The rooms available are different on each day therefore report to Technical Resources (F306) before your session for information on the room. All are within RWB.

L6 PALS OSCE SDL opportunitiesClick here


L5 Paramedic Student self-directed study – ALS OSCE practice – BRING YOUR SDL KIT BAG

Leading up to you ALS OSCE assessment small non-clinical rooms have been booked for individuals to book into to carry out some self directed study. The rooms will hold approximately 8 students. You will need to bring your ALS SDL kit bag in on the day as no additional kit will be available.

Please be considerate to your peers with your bookings and remember to book as individuals not 1 booking for the whole group. Also leave the space clean and tidy when you leave.

The rooms available are different on each day therefore report to Technical Resources (F306) before your session for information on the room. All are within RWB.

L5 ALS OSCE SDL opportunitiesClick here


Plinth Self-directed Study – Room F201

An opportunity to access a small plinth room for self-directed study. F201 has 5 plinths (1 is a BoBath plinth). The expectation is that you will work with up to 3 people per plinth at any one time. There is some small kit in the room. No additional kit will be immediately available, ask at Technical Resources if you need anything more on the day, and if it is available the technical team will source it for you. You MUST HAVE received the instruction, information and training on the equipment from the academic staff before using kit for self-directed study.

Be aware that this is open to all students therefore there may be level 4, 5, 6 and 7 students all working at the same time. Please be considerate of others and book only 1 session per week.

Please wear a mask in session and sanitise your hands before and after each session or wear gloves during the session. You MUST clean your plinth down and any equipment at the end of your session using the wipes provided and replace everything back into position/storage before leaving.

DO NOT USE THE FREE WEIGHT STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING EQUIPMENT!

October 22 SDL opportunitiesClick here

November 22 SDL opportunitiesClick here

December 22 SDL opportunitiesClick here


APACS Student self-directed study – F407

An opportunity for our APACS students to access specialist space and equipment for self-directed study. Several of these sessions are continuation from your teaching sessions.

December 22 / January 23 SDL opportunitiesClick here