The ARCP process is compulsory for all Specialist Trainees in a training programme and ARCPs will usually take place in February and July/August.  For further information on the ARCP process please read the appropriate section in the Gold Guide 7th Edition.

*Please note that all ST Trainees must enroll with the Royal College.  If you are not already enrolled you must do so.

Please contact Kelly Baxter (ST4-8) or Adele Simpson (ST1-3) if you have not received a letter.  Dates for ARCP are:


February 2018

Trainees who are expecting an ARCP in February 2018. Eportfolio review will take place on Wednesday 7 February 2018 and the deadline for evidence submission will be Monday 22 January 2018.

Summer 2018

Summer ARCP for eportfolio review will be 3 July, 4 July and 5 July 2018 for all levels of trainee.  The deadline for evidence submission will be Monday 18 June 2018. A seperate date for feedback will be set and advertised at a later date. 

The format for ARCP has changed this year.  Eportfolios will be reviewed on the dates above but trainees will not be in attendance.  Trainees will be invited back for feedback on a separate date to be advised in due course. 

ARCP evidence requirements.


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