Who we are

The Skills Centre for Health Sciences is a multidisciplinary training facility for healthcare trainees and professionals in Atlantic Canada.

The state-of-the-art facility provides students, residents and staff with easily accessible opportunities to teach and practice basic and advanced skills outside of the clinical setting. Through simulated learning environments, healthcare professionals perfect their skills while learning to work effectively and efficiently as part of an interprofessional team.

Improved patient care and safety is a direct result of the hands-on healthcare education and training provided by the Skills Centre.


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From ophthalmology labs to critical airway sessions to surgical procedures, the Skills Centre offers an extremely diverse range of courses, workshops and labs for all healthcare professionals and trainees.

Innovation Lab

The Skills Centre is perfectly suited for innovation. With all of the equipment, models and facilities needed to simulate an actual clinical environment, the Skills Centre is a breeding ground for device innovation, a place where researchers, engineers and entrepreneurs can collaborate to find innovative technological solutions to important healthcare problems.