NetworkZ Academy offers a full range of instructor training and course delivery support services to ensure a sustain positive effects of the programme. Our team can train selected members of local clinical teams to become NetworkZ accredited instructors.

This external training by NetworkZ Team experts ensures the quality of content and delivery is maintained to a high standard.

Instructor Education Courses

Instructor Training Stage 1 Short Course

Participants will complete this programme with the knowledge and confidence to safely convene and facilitate NetworkZ training sessions in their hospitals.

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This course is an 8-week short course with two half-day remote workshops and a two-day face-to-face workshop with additional online asynchronous and peer learning over the course duration.

  • Teamwork principles and practice
  • Safe and effective learning environment
  • Debriefing: Three-phase debriefing framework and Advocacy Inquiry
  • Latent safety threats

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Participants must be able to attend the three workshops: two remote and a two-day face-to-face workshop.

12 months Instructor Academy membership and access to the NetworkZ Resource Hub.

Instructor Training 8-week Short Courses dates: 2023
Min - Max Course Numbers: 12 - 20 (equal mix of SMO and non-SMO attendees)
27th February 2023 - 28th April 2023
  • 4-hour remote workshop - Thursday 9th March 1300 - 1700
  • 2-day face-to-face course - Monday 27th & Tuesday 28th March: 0900 - 1700 & 0900 - 1600
  • 4-hour remote workshop - Thursday 20th April: 0830 - 1230
1st May 2023 - 30th June 2023
  • 4-hour remote workshop - Thursday 11th May: 1300 - 1700
  • 2-day face-to-face course - Monday 29th May & Tuesday 30th May
  • 4-hour remote workshop - Thursday 22nd June: 0830 - 1230
  • Week 2: 4-hour  workshop - either Thursday 26th October - 1300 - 1700
  • Week 5: 2-day face-to-face training - Thursday 16th Nov & Friday 17th Nov
  • Week 7: 4-hour workshop - Tuesday 28th Nov: 0830 - 1230
8-week Instructor Short Course:
  • SMO: $5000
  • RMO or Fellow: $2500
  • Nursing, Allied Health and others: $750
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Instructor Training Stage 2 Short Course

Designed for those team members committed to becoming active members of the NetworkZ Instructor Academy in their hospital. 

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One-day face-to-face or digitally-delivered training, covering:

  • In-depth practice and critique of the debriefing process 
  • Safe and constructive debriefing techniques for difficult situations
  • Ensuring positive outcomes

12 months Instructor Academy membership and access to the NetworkZ Resource Hub

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Technical Training Stage 1

Technical training enables local NetworkZ technicians to support effective simulations correctly, including the setting up and operation of surgical models. This can be done separately or alongside other Instructor Academy training.

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Guided hands-on learning to upskill the technical aspect of running NetworkZ simulations.

  • Learn how to use LLEAP software in conjunction with the SimMan3G models to run simulation trainings

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Technical Training Course dates: 2023
Min – Max Course Participants Numbers: 6 – 12 Participants
12th April 2023 – 13th April 2023
  • 2-day face-to-face course – Wednesday 12th & Thursday 13th
05th September 2023 – 06th September 2023
  • 2-day face-to-face course – Tuesday 05th & Wednesday 06th
Technical Training Short Course:
  • Two-day face-to-face and online training and support
  • All participants - $500

" The NetworkZ course is for all members of the multi-disciplinary team – medical staff, nurses, technicians, and support staff. Because the learning is team-based it is vital that all members of the team attend the training together. "

- Instructor, Anaesthetic technician

Instructor Academy Membership

As a member of the NetworkZ Academy, you receive access to everything you need to lead the NetworkZ programmes. Membership for 12 months is included in every Instructor course enrolment.
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Technical App

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View pre-course risk management assessment, workshop plans, training course materials and more.

Online Services

Access our training participant database and online booking system, latent threat register.

Scenario Resources

Find scenario information, technical set-up videos and our technical training app with guides for running scenarios.


Become part of a nationwide network of like-minded clinicians and technicians to collaborate, share your ideas and ask questions.


Advance your skillset and become an accredited NetworkZ instructor after completing the required trainings.

NetworkZ Model Service

A ‘lite’ service for independent departments with trained instructors to support with the logistics and delivery in your hospital. This ensures quality control and a smooth process.

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This includes:

  • World-leading, immersive experiences for participants through realistic, quality and bespoke models.
  • Provision of simulation software and model apparatus including blood products.
  • Model maintenance, delivery, cleaning and repair.

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Case Study

Our experienced, expert NetworkZ team delivers immersive simulation training based around real-world clinical scenarios. In each scenario, teams perform surgical procedures on lifelike patient models, then debrief and discuss.


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Facilitated Courses

Our team work with your clinical teams to run scenario-based, simulated surgical cases, debriefs, and communication skills, across a number of clinical care settings including Operating Room, Trauma, and more.

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Additional Services

We can work with you to develop bespoke training scenarios for your teams. We can also consult and deliver workshops on team communication and equitable outcomes.

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