L to R: Dr Colm O’Tuathaigh – Acting Head of Medical Education, Mr Simon Smith – Director of Communication Skills, Belinda Gascoigne – Centre for Adult Continuing Education, Paula Hick – Clinical Skills Simulation Nurse ASSERT, Maurice Fitzgerald – Prinicpal Coláiste na Sceilge,  Dr Pat Henn – Director Research & Education ASSERT, Victor Shine – Second Officer Cork City Fire Brigade, Dave Crowley – Health & Safety Training Officer, Cork Airport.

Transition year students from Colaiste na Sceilge, Cahirciveen, Co. Kerry, visited the ASSERT Centre, College of Medicine and Health, UCC on the 18thof December 2018. This visit is part of the Skellig Centre for Research and Innovation (Skellig CRI) University Engagement Grant Scheme which aims to encourage and support teaching and /or research in collaboration with the project in South Kerry for the academic year 2018-19. During their visit students had hands on experience of 4 workshops on first aid in ASSERT’s simulation suites.