TeamSTEPPS Master Training Course: An Active Approach to Learning and Teaching TeamSTEPPS

Thursday, December 14, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Onsite check-in and breakfast begins at 8:30 AM  (CST)
Friday, December 15, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM  (CST)

About the Course
Team Strategies and Tools to Enhance Performance and Patient Safety (TeamSTEPPS) is an evidence-based set of teamwork tools designed to optimize team function, and ultimately patient outcomes.  The Master Training Course is a 2-day in person course with an orientation to train-the-trainer utilizing games, scenarios and activities. This approach allows participants to experience and learn the TeamSTEPPS fundamental content, and provides established resources and the skills to create training strategies, events and learning experiences. This course is taught by, and produces, Master Trainers.

Course Objectives
  1. Experience and learn TeamSTEPPS concepts through innovative activities, reflections, debriefs and application.
  2. Design and teach TeamSTEPPS domains in an integrated way.
  3. Gain experience as TeamSTEPPS trainers as well as providing instructive feedback to other facilitators.
  • Bill Gordon, DMin, Faculty, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
  • Lori Thuente, PhD, RN, Interprofessional Education Specialist,  Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
  • Scott Rothenberg, BS, Community Engagement Specialist, DeWitt C. Baldwin Institute for Interprofessional Education
Your pre-work assignment will need to be submitted one week prior to the start of the course. The assignment will be sent to you after registration is completed. 

The registration fee is $600 per person. This also includes course materials, continental breakfast and lunch each day. Participants will earn 13 contact hours of continuing education that covers medicine, nursing, pharmacy and allied health fields along with a Master Trainer certificate. All participants must stay the entire course length in order to receive continuing education credits.

Refund Policy and Substitutions
If you cannot attend the course you may send a substitute, by emailing If you must cancel entirely, your request for a refund – minus a $250 processing fee – must be made in writing to no later than November 30, 2017. Refunds will be processed within two weeks of the request. Cancellations made after November 30 will not be eligible for a refund. In the unlikely event that this course is cancelled, AHA’s Team Training Program will provide a refund for the registration but is not responsible for non-refundable items such as airfare and hotel costs.

Registration Process
Please complete all required fields below and submit payment. Once you have registered you will receive a confirmation email that includes a welcome letter outlining all the logistical information you will need including travel information for the course in addition to your pre-work assignment. 

Registration Open Until Thursday, March 29, 2018 6:00 PM (EST)


Registration Fee $600.00

Registrant * Required

Below is specific information needed for CE credit for pharmacists/pharmacy techs and staff at Duke University ONLY. If you do not fall into one of these two categories, please skip.