Resilience skills for dealing with Covid-19 and beyond

Watch live: Expert advice on resilience

Book now to watch live on Tuesday 26 May, 5:30pm

We are delighted to present this live webinar, which is exclusively available to Members and Fellows of RCPI, doctors on RCPI training programmes, doctors on RCPI Professional Competence Schemes. 

You must be "in good standing" in order to register for this event, i.e. you must be up to date with your membership and/or Professional Competence fees.

About this webinar

This wellbeing webinar will be delivered by John Slattery, renowned motivational speaker and CEO of Inspo, an organisation that delivers motivational talks and expert coaching to businesses and individuals in Ireland and the UK.

John will explain how to understand your own resilience so that you can draw on it every day to manage, and emerge stronger from, challenging situations such as the Covid-19 pandemic.

During this live session John will guide you through

  • How you can best use your energy each day
  • A simple check-in mechanism that can help you to best respond to anything that happens in your day
  • Understanding your own resilience so that you can draw on it every day to manage, and emerge stronger from, challenging situations and periods

About our speaker, John Slattery

John Slattery is the CEO of Inspo. Through Inspo, which specialises in People Development Consulting, John has been working with companies across sectors such as Professional Services, Finance, Recruitment and Healthcare in Ireland and the UK to optimise performance and quality. He works with organisations to deliver motivational experiences for members and/or staff – with a view to improving morale, motivation and most importantly at this time, resilience. John’s aim for any individual that he works with is to help them make great personal and professional choices - including choices about how they manage themselves and their resilience.

Prior to setting up Inspo in 2016, John Slattery first qualified as a Chartered Accountant in Professional Services firm, PwC. However following his passion, John transitioned into specialising in People Development, holding roles in this field locally and internationally with PwC.

How to join this webinar

First, you must book your place at the webinar on this web page. On the day, you must sign into our virtual learning environment RCPI Brightspace.

On the day of the event, the steps are:

  • Log in to with your username and password (the same credentials used to book this event)
  • Click on the link for RCPI Brightspace
  • In your list of courses you will see Resilience skills for dealing with Covid-19 and beyond. Click on this.
  • Click on "Join the Live Webinar" - This will launch Zoom, the system we are using for live webinars

Note, the webinar will only become available to watch at 5:30pm on the day, but we recommend logging in ten minutes ahead of time.

To join this webinar on Zoom you will need a computer (Windows or Apple) or mobile device with internet access and speakers.

If you're joining on a computer

If you're joining the webinar on a computer you can use the Zoom desktop website. You do not need to download the Zoom app - if you see a pop up message about the app, you can dismiss this.

The Zoom website functions best on Google Chrome.

When you click on the link for "Join the Live Webinar" you will see a message asking you to open Zoom. Click on “Open Zoom”.

You will then be asked for your name and email address. Once you’ve entered these details, click on “Join Webinar”.

If you’re joining on a mobile device

If you're watching the webinar on a mobile device you will need to download the Zoom app. To save time on the day, we recommend downloading the app in advance:

Click here for the iOS Zoom app

Click here for the Android Zoom app

When you open the Zoom app click on “Join a Meeting”. You will need to enter the meeting ID number. The ID number for this week's event will be sent to you via email beforehand.

You can find additional help with joining Zoom webinars here

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