The Practice Guideline in Nursing Laboratory Development to Promote Self-Directed Learning for Nursing Skills among Nursing Students of Boromarajonani College of Nursing, Phra-Phutthabat

การพัฒนาแนวปฏิบัติการใช้ห้องปฏิบัติการพยาบาลเพื่อส่งเสริม การเรียนรู้ทักษะการพยาบาลด้วยตนเอง ของนักศึกษาพยาบาล วิทยาลัยพยาบาลบรมราชชนนี พระพุทธบาท

  • Malinee Boonkerd Boromarajonani College of Nursing Phra Phutthabat
  • Patchari Sungsri Boromarajonani College of Nursing Phra Phutthabat
  • Saowaluck Tantisuwichwong Boromarajonani College of Nursing Phra Phutthabat
  • Sukanya Krabiad Boromarajonani College of Nursing Phra Phutthabat
  • Kwanchanok Yotkhamlue Boromarajonani College of Nursing Phra Phutthabat
  • Pornthip Sumritpeam Boromarajonani College of Nursing Phra Phutthabat



This study was research and development design that aimed to 1) develop the practice guidelines to promote Self-Directed Learning for nursing skill among nursing students, 2) tested effectiveness of the practice guideline, and 3) evaluate satisfaction of the practice guideline. The study method included 6 steps as follows: 1) Analyzed the situation and problem of nursing laboratory services and practicing nursing skill of nursing students by doing focus group, 2) Reviewed literature related to the promotion of Self-Directed Learning in nursing skills among nursing students, 3) developed the practice guidelines by using the results from situation analysis and literature review, 4) Tested content validity of the practice guideline by 5 experts and content validity index was 0.92, and 5) Tested the practice guideline in 30 nursing students, including 10 students in each level of the 2nd , 3rd and 4th year and testing for reliability found that Cronbach’s alpha  was 0.81, and 6)  Implemented the guideline in the sample group of 165 nursing students, including 55 students in each level of the 2nd , 3rd and 4th year and evaluated the satisfaction of the practice guideline by using the effectiveness assessment form and satisfaction questionnaire that had content validity of 0.90 and 0.82 retrospectively.

The study results showed that: the practice guideline enhanced Self-Directed Learning for nursing skills in laboratory through 7 steps as follow: 1) the online reservation system, 2). the system of preparation skill practice zone, 3) the access of service system,4) the system of capable seniors to coach nursing skill to junior students, 5) the online teacher counseling system, 6) the online skill evaluation, and 7) the system of skill manual. The result of effectiveness of practice guideline showed that the mean was very good (Mean =4.37, S.D.=0.58) the evaluation of the satisfaction of practice guideline that the mean was good (Mean =4.40, S.D.=0.59)   

Conclusion: this guideline can enhance nursing skills of nursing students and teachers, can be used as a guideline for teaching nursing students before taking care of patients.


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