Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada - Resources
Royal College Competence Committee Resources
|Competence Committee webpages||There are currently four webpages that orient people to Competence Committees (e.g. how they deliberate and make recommendations).|
|Competence Committee – Guidelines for the Terms of Reference||This three page PDF document provides guidelines for the structure and function of Competence Committees. It was designed for anyone who will set up their own Competence Committee.|
|Competence Committee – Policies and Procedures in Decision Making: A Framework||This four page PDF document provides practical advice on how to set up and run a competence committee.|
|ePortfolio Report User Guide for Program Directors and Competence Committee Members||This 10 page user guide describes the purpose of the four reports available to Competence Committee members and provides some tips on how to interpret the reports.||Attached and/or available on request from CanMEDS office|
Reports [self-directed training modules]
|These modules provide an overview of the four reports available within ePortfolio. It does not go into the same level of detail as the longer 10 page guide described above.||Accessed within the self-directed training modules of Resident ePortfolio|
|Video Clips||The Royal College website contains 10 video clips of interviews with Dr. Frank where he explains how Competence Committees fit within CBD.||
|Busting the myths of Competence Committees||Allows people to test their knowledge about Competence Committees.|
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On the next webpage, click on the CBD Resource Directory.
From here use the filters to refine your search. For example under the “topic area” filter choose Competence Committee.