SIMUL8 Healthcare Introductory Class

The 2-day class will teach you the basics of simulation and equip you with working knowledge of SIMUL8 and its core features. This class is specifically tailored to meet the needs of the healthcare industry, focusing on typical simulation scenarios.

The only prerequisite for attending this training class is that you must have some general PC knowledge including the use of files and directories, as well as familiarity with basic spreadsheet applications.

Why choose this class?

  • This is the only class provided by SIMUL8 Corporation’s own team – the people who developed the class and use SIMUL8 for a range of healthcare projects every day
  • Classes are kept small to ensure maximum delegate and trainer interaction, plenty of opportunity for questions, and lots of hands-on experience
  • Comprehensive training manual is provided for each delegate to take away
  • Delegates are able to build simulations relative to their real-life processes
  • Ongoing Support is provided including access to online help files, and the support desk for more specific queries
  • By the end of the class, delegates will have started simulating their own, real-life processes.


$1495 per delegate



Class Outline

Both days will be a mixture of presentation, group discussion, demonstration, and hands-on learning. Below is an overview of the topics that will be covered in the training. Please note however that the format may vary slightly according to the requirements and experience of the group to ensure that attendees get the most from the training session.


  • Introduction to Simulation
  • Common Healthcare Applications
  • SIMUL8 Basics
    - Building Blocks
    - Distributions
    - Routing
    - Batching & Collecting
    - Labels
  • Lessons Learned from Healthcare


  • Review from Day 1
  • SIMUL8 Basics
    - Resources & Shifts
    - Finance & Cost Accounting
  • Advanced Features
    - Information Store
    - Spreadsheets
    - Visual Logic
  • Build your own simulation

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