Gavin Johnson

Course Director

School of Health, Science and Wellbeing

I have a background in emergency care and worked on a rapid response Vehicle in clinical practice.  From there I gained experiences and skill in clinical decision making that facilitated a transition into mentoring and eventually education.  

Professional memberships and activities

  • PGDip Patient Safety and Clinical Human Factors MSc pathway. Edinburgh University
  • PGCPSCHF – Edinburgh University
  • PGCHPE – Staffordshire University
  • Level 6 Mentoring – Staffordshire University
  • FDSc Paramedic Science – Staffordshire University
  • Human Factors Trainer - Terema
  • Clinical Simulation Trainer
  • Mental Health First Aider
  • First Aider
  • Counselling Level 2


  • Pre-Hospital Emergency Care
  • Human Factors and Patient Safety



Patient Safety


Clinical Decision Making

Human Factors

Clinical Skills

Non-Technical Skills

Suicide Awareness



Human Factors

Patient Safety

UK University

StudentCrowd University Awards 2022

for Job Prospects

StudentCrowd University Awards 2022

for Student Satisfaction

Complete University Guide 2022

for Social Inclusion

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023

for Course Content

StudentCrowd University Awards 2022

of Research Impact is ‘Outstanding’ or ‘Very Considerable’

Research Excellence Framework 2021