Programme Outline

Key features of your GP training programme in North Cumbria:

A 3 year training programme starting in August or February (see how to apply).

An opportunity to submit your preferences before your rotation is allocated.

A mix of fulltime GP posts, Integrated Training Posts (ITP) and Secondary Care posts.

A Regional Teaching Programme, which occurs each Wednesday afternoon during University term time and continues throughout the three-year training period.

Flexible programme allowing for shorter attachments and part-time "flexible training" appointments if appropriate.

Opportunity to apply for an Extended ITP leading to a 3.5 yr training programme.

Attendance at Postgraduate Meetings and courses is encouraged. All GP Trainees who enter GP Training will be required to sit the MRCGP examination.

“What I really valued about being a trainee here was the flexibility and involvement in planning my rotation based on my individual needs”

“There is a sense of community and camaraderie within small group teaching and in the hospital and GP posts”

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