RCPCHStart (half day assessment for trainees) - autumn 2020

RCPCHStart (Specialty Trainee Assessment of Readiness for Tenure) is for trainees in Level 3 training. The assessment is about three hours long, and you will be assigned to a morning or afternoon of the two day period.
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United Kingdom

Invite only

RCPCHStart guides you as you prepare for completion of training and practice as a new consultant. It assesses your abilities in relation to clinical decision making as a new consultant and helps you to address any gaps that you may have in your training.

Some useful links:

  • Guidance for trainees - find out who must and should do RCPCHStart and how it fits in with your training, plus the best dates if you're doing sub-specialty training
  • Guidance for trainees, by trainees - get an informal insight into RCPCHStart by those who have recently completed it
  • How it works - read about the circuit, watch our videos and download example scenarios

Applications will open from the first Monday in April to the last Friday in May 2019. At that time, you'll need to log in to your online account - from your account dashboard go to the RCPCHStart block and follow the on-screen instructions.

The fee is £268 for run through trainees and £850 (non-run through trainees).