What is a Sim Tech? A Staffing Model for Growth (1090-002339)
CE Hours: 1.00 Session Type: Prerecorded Educational Courses
Learning Objective 1:
Differentiate the roles and responsibilities of the simulation technician, simulation operations specialist, and simulation educator
Learning Objective 2:
Discuss the advantages of differentiating between a simulation technician and a simulation operations specialist
Learning Objective 3:
Evaluate simulation center hierarchy and determine if a change in roles or salaries is appropriate to enhance their center’s growth
This course is a general overview of the topic.
There is a significant divide in the simulation community about roles of simulation staff, a problem that has caused much confusion and prevents reliably comparing salaries, education requirements, job duties, and responsibilities. We submit that there is a significant difference between a simulation technician, a simulation specialist, and a simulation educator and those differences are key to the growth and success of your center.