OxSTaR provides a high standard of teaching on a wide variety of courses. Many of its faculty have teaching qualifications and all have many years experience in medical education. We also actively train new teachers on our Train the Trainer courses, this guarentees a standard of quality of debriefing is maintained in our simulation teaching.

It is one of the leading centres teaching Human Factors across all departments in the Trust and is fully comitted to assissting a change of culture in healthcare that puts patient safety at the core of our practice.

It also provides regular teaching to Final Year Medical Students, as well as to Foundation Year 1 and 2 doctors and other health care practitioners. OxSTaR is committed to continued progress in these areas of education and training whilst maintaining our aim of ‘Putting Patient Safety First’ by providing healthcare professionals with a realistic simulated environment to practice and enhance their ability to cope with medical emergencies without fear of harming patients.