This pathway skips Core training and straight away integrates 8-9 years speciality training


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PLAB 1 --> PLAB 2 --> Apply for GMC registration --> WAST/Foundation year 2 in NHS based hospital for 1-1.5 years --> practise under a senior consultant for 1-2 years as junior training fellow --> and then give MRCS/MRCP 1 .
After this there are 3 pathways-
Pathway 1 : Family Medicine pathway ( 3 years) . Only for family medicine.
Pathway 2: Apply for Core training in your speciality of interest ( duration 2 years - during this complete MRCS/MRCP 1 and 2) and then apply for Speciality training ST3 to ST8-ST9 duration depending on the speciality. This is for Internal Medicine , psychiatry and other branches of Surgery
Pathway 3 : Run-through pathway :> only for Optha, OB/GYN and Neurosurgery .
This pathway skips Core training and straight away integrates 8-9 years speciality training.