Can I book a room to practice?

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

CTPT3 self-directed study – BRING YOUR OWN KIT

Prior to your CTPT3 OSCE’s space has been booked for you to bring your diagnostic set onto site to practice your clinical assessment skills before OSCEs.

There is 1 room available with 4 plinths accessible. Where possible, we may have an ear and / or eye trainer available, please call into Technical resources (F306) on the day and ask if you wish to access these.

Please wear a mask when practicing in specialist space, and visor if practicing an aerosol inducing procedure. These are available from Technical Resources if there are none in the room.

Leave the room clean and tidy after your session.

DO NOT USE THE FREE WEIGHTS IN THE ROOM.

Apr/May CTPT3 SDL Opportunities – Click 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 available. Bring your own pillow.

Be aware that this is open to all Physio 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!

Apr 22 SDL opportunitiesClick here

May 22 SDL opportunitiesClick here

June 22 SDL opportunitiesClick here


Midwifery (Sep 19) Clinical skills Self-directed Study – Room F335

An opportunity for Sep 19 Midwifery students to access specialist space and equipment to practice the following clinical skills, cannulation, perineal suturing, episiotomy, neonatal resus, female catheterisation and breech/shoulder dystocia.

You must book only 1 session to allow space for each student in your cohort to access the kit. You must wear appropriate PPE for the skills you are practicing and dispose of all waste correctly including sharps.

Finally you must leave the equipment and space in a tidy state and report any issues / damage to Technical Resources in F306.

May 22 SDL opportunitiesClick here


APACS 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 available in the room. Bring your own pillow. If you do need additional kit then pop up to Technical Resources on arrival and we’ll do what we can.

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!

June 22 SDL opportunitiesClick here