Out of Programmes
College Support for Out of Programmes
counting towards CCT
Trainees wishing to count
time spent out of programme towards the award of a CCT must submit
all relevant paperwork to the Royal College of Psychiatrists,
Quality Assurance (QA) Committee at least four
weeks prior to the meeting date. Applicants will receive a
response in writing one week after the meeting date informing
them of the QA Committee's decision.
dates for the Quality Assurance Committee meetings are:
- 21 March
- 20 May
- 18 July
- 19 September
- 21 November
Please refer to the Out of Programme
Guidance for the relevant paperwork to be submitted.
Incomplete applications will not be reviewed by the Committee and
will delay the approval process.
Please send applications and queries by email
to Lara Smith,
Interim Curriculum and Quality Assurance Manager at the Royal
College of Psychiatrists.
RCPsych Out of
Programme Application Form - to be completed by trainees
wishing to make an Out of Programme application to be considered by
the QA Committee.
Please also refer to the
GMC's OOP guidance which includes information
on Acting Up as a Consultant (AUC)