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Preceptor Training Resources


We appreciate your willingness to help us in training USU Dietetic Interns. Working with interns is a fulfilling experience, yet it can also be challenging.  ACEND® (Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition & Dietetics), our accrediting body, asks that we provide training resources to our preceptors.  We have created these short preceptor training modules to help you as you precept interns.


Preceptor Training Modules 


Intern Performance Evaluations (~12 min)



 Mentoring Dietetic Interns (~12 min) 



 Virtual Rotation Best Practices (~5 min)



Providing Effective Feedback (~17 min)



 Talk Smart: A Simple Guide for Thoughtful Communication (~9 min)



Inclusion and Implicit Bias (~23 min)


Preceptor Newsletters

Spring 2021

Fall 2020

Spring 2020

Fall 2019

Spring 2019

Spring 2018


Preceptor Handouts

Virtual Rotation Guidelines for Preceptors

Virtual Rotation Guidelines for Interns