Register for training (for current members)

If you are a current RCPCH member, you can add registration for training. Available to doctors in paediatric specialty training roles, registration for training gives you access to RCPCH ePortfolio as well as further resources to support your career.

Current Training fee per year (additional to your membership subscriptions)

  • In a GMC-approved run-through training post - £212 (£127 for less than full time training)
  • Others - £109 (£67 for less than full time training) 

Not yet an RCPCH member? Apply for membership and training at the same time

New training fees for those commencing training from September 2017


  Training Fee Membership Fee
New trainee member (i.e. starting training in 2017) Total fee £1300 split into six annual payments of £217 starting January 2018* Junior fee is either £67 with archives, or £33.66 without archives, pro rata starting September 2017
Existing members Your 2017 training fee will be £217 starting January 2018* As above for Junior members. See here for Ordinary and other members



The RCPCH is responsible for the monitoring of postgraduate specialty training in paediatrics in the UK in line with the General Medical Council's (GMC) 'Gold Guide'.


If you are a paediatric trainee in a GMC-approved run-through training post, you must be registered for training.

If you are a paediatric trainee in a LAT (locum appointed for training) post, you are are encouraged to register for training. Our assessment tools are useful to record your progression, especially if you are considering applying to specialty training in the future.

If you are a SpR (Calman trainee) who has reached your CCT (certificate of completion of training) on or after 31 August 2015, you must transfer to the 2010 curriculum and register for training.

RCPCH membership

You need to be an RCPCH member in order to register for training.

This option is available for current RCPCH members who wish to add registration for training.

If you are not yet a member, you can apply for membership and training at the same time - find out your membership type and start


If you are on maternity leave or are working less than full time for 6 months or more, you may request a concession on your training fee and/or membership subscription.

You can request a concession in the online application form, or after you have submitted your application.

Contact Training Services Team


Telephone: 020 7092 6000 (ask for Training Services Team)