Table 3

Summary of post-course evaluation

The facilitators are confident and knowledgeable99
The facilitator(s) used appropriate teaching strategies to achieve objectives98
Questions and clarifications were addressed satisfactorily95
Time allocated for the training was enough92
The overall purpose of the activity was clearly communicated to me95
I was able to achieve the overall intended objectives and outcomes of the activity97
I was told what was expected from me to successfully complete the activity100
I was actively engaged throughout the overall activity95
The facilitator(s) offered balanced information and content based on the best evidence97
The physical environment was conducive for learning100
The high-fidelity simulation is an effective method for critical care upskilling for non-critical care nurses98
The simulation-based training approach is an efficient short track to upskill non-critical care nurses95
The high-fidelity simulation-based training improved my critical care competency level94
I am going to recommend this activity to my colleagues98
This activity will positively impact on my practice in terms of competence or performance95
I am committed and motivated to apply what I have learnt in everyday practice90
I am confident to apply what I have learnt in practice95
I need more clinical practice to consolidate my competency level88