Resource library

Our library is the go-to place for you to learn more about CBME, or find support as for how to use our apps.


Read from our CBME experts Adi Marty and Lukas Kandler about their thoughts and insights to the topic. 


Programmatic assessment explained: "Nur mit genügend Pixeln wird das Bild klar"

Our CVO Adi Marty published an article together with Monika Brodmann Maeder and Sören Huwendiek, MD, PhD, MME, FAMEE, explaining programmatic assessment and its implications for competency based ...

Competency based medical education (CBME) explained

In short CBME focuses on training competencies by "numbers of procedures" Numbers of procedures can be assessed with programmatic assessment Sampling competence leads to "assessment FOR learning" ...

EPAs - Entrustable Professional Activities

In short EPAs are specific, observable tasks of daily work EPAs contain multiple competencies: knowledge, skills and attitudes A trainee’s competence is measured by the level of autonomy to perform a ...

Challenges in medical education

In Short Biggest challenges are lack of time, lack of feedback, lack of educational continuity Competence is not visible Competency-based Medical Education including Programmatic assessment and EPAs ...

preparedEPA support

In this section, you will find how-tos, tutorials, and further support for the use of preparedEPA.


Initially fill your EPA profile

Learn how to kickstart your EPA profile on preparedEPA by using the onboarding feature. Watch the video or read the description below:

Perform your first assessment as trainee

Learn how to get right into the heart of preparedEPA and start making your competence visible by performing an assessment. Watch the video or read the description below:

Overview of preparedEPA for trainees

Get acquainted with preparedEPA as a trainee and get an overview of what you can find on the various screens. Watch the video or read the description below:


In this section, you can find tutorials and how-tos for the preparedEPA app. Tutorials for prepared360 will follow.