As a specialty trainee you will be required to participate in the Annual Review of Competency Progression (ARCP)  process as outlined in HEE NE policy and the Gold Guide. Your Specialty Programme Coordinator, will contact you in advance with the confirmed dates for submission of evidence.

The SAC in Plastic Surgery have produced benchmarking guidelines for Plastic Surgery trainees in ST4, ST6 and ST8.  These forms will be used as part of the ARCP process and must be completed and uploaded to your evidence section of ISCP, prior to ARCP. 





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