Its primary function is to test user competency complementing the initial face-to-face training. Accessible on the hospital intranet, it offers the user an optional pre-test that generates a study plan to focus only on required areas. On passing the exam users obtain a personalized certificate.
Cobas academy offers benefits such as greater flexibility in training delivery and the opportunity to involve a larger group of staff. The ease of access allows staff to do their exercise in their own time and at their own pace. Multiple learning styles are used to cater for the needs of different users. The course content is customizable and expandable beyond product facts reflecting particular needs of the department.
At launch the following courses are available: