Accessing Centralised Study Budgets - Specialty Course Guidance 

The following information is offered as guidance and is not finite or exhaustive; there may be other courses that would be accepted that are not listed here. All study leave applications should be discussed with Educational Supervisor or Training Programme Director who will review the application against curriculum requirements and your personal development plan (PDP). This discussion will highlight whether the courses is aligned to curriculum and achievement of Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) or whether the course is of an aspirational nature. Part-funding may be considered to support aspirational activity; however, approval must be sought form the TPD or HoS.

Please note this information may be subject to change.

 

SCHOOL

SPECIALITY / PROGRAMME

MANDATORY / DESIRABLE

COURSE

Foundation

Foundation

Required

Advanced Life Support course (ALS)

 

 

 

NLS

 

 

 

ASCERT

 

 

 

Human factors training for foundation doctors

 

 

 

Leadership Courses for foundation doctors

 

 

 

Train the trainer / teach the teacher courses

 

 

 

National UKFPO conference

 

 

 

Xray / radiology skills for junior doctors

 

 

 

Any conference specifically aimed at Foundation doctors

 

 

Desirable

ATLS

 

 

 

APLS

 

 

 

EPLS

 

 

 

Basic Surgical Skills

 

 

 

Specialty Specific Conference