Specialty Training Committee


The function of the Neurology Specialty Training Committee (STC) is:

  • To advise and support Health Education England North East and Cumbria in implementing Postgraduate Medical Education relevant to their Specialty
  • To collaborate with Health Education England North East and Cumbria in the local administration and delivery of specialist training (i.e. StR Programmes, recruitment and selection) within the regulations and guidelines of their College or Faculty
  • To deliver, through an appropriate panel the annual review of trainees progression against the relevant curriculum. (ARCPs)


The next Neurology STC dates are:

Tuesday, 14th February 2023 - 9.30 - 11.30 am - via Microsoft Teams

The membership is drawn principally from the discipline or specialty concerned (one for each "Specialty" as identified by CCT), including college, regional or specialty advisors, representatives of SACs or the equivalent, Programme Directors and a Dean or Dean's representative (usually the SPC).

Information for Current Trainees

Access essential information on regulations, study leave, certification, assessment and the curriculum.

Information for trainers and educators

Development and guidance on becoming a trainer, standards for trainers, essential documentation for clinical and educational supervision including guidance for GP trainers,  Trust and out-of-hours supervisors, plus news about the latest courses and conferences.


Potential Applicant

Visit our Recruitment website to find out what it's like to be a GP trainee in the north east and north Cumbria.