MRCPsych Training Days

All teaching is on a Friday 1000-1230 & 1300-1630 at Plymouth Postgraduate Medical Centre, Derriford Hospital, PL6 8DH.

It is mandatory to attend 70% of MRCPsych Course dates. You should not be on call for these days but are not expected to attend when on night shifts, annual or statutory leave.

Please complete the attendance log page (available from the Education Programme Team) noting reasons for any non-attendance in the comments section. The attendance log should be uploaded to the 'Activities' section of your portfolio titled ‘ MRCPsych Attendance–Month Year’ as part of your ARCP evidence.

 

2019 / 2020

TIME

WEEK 1

WEEK 2

WEEK 3

WEEK 4

WEEK 5

AUGUST 2019

 

Friday 2nd

Friday 9th 

Friday 16th

Friday 23rd

Friday 30th

AM

Mandatory Trust Training and Trust Induction CASC 3 (CT3) CASC4 (CT3) No module being taught Introduction (CT1)

PM

SEPTEMBER 2019

 

Friday 6th

Friday 13th

Friday 20th

Friday 25th

 

AM

Introduction (CT1)

WHOLE SCHOOL AWAY DAY – Buckfast Conference Centre (all CTs)

Emergency Psychiatry Day  No module being taught

PM

OCTOBER 2019

 

Friday 4th

Friday 11th

Friday 18th

Friday 25th

AM

No module being taught Teaching Skills (CT3) Developmental (CT1/2) Optional for CT3 not passing CASC Developmental (CT1/2) Optional for CT3 not passing CASC

PM

NOVEMBER 2019

  Friday 1st Friday 8th Friday 15th Friday 22nd Friday 29th

AM

Developmental (CT1/2) Optional for CT3 not passing CASC Developmental (CT1/2) Optional for CT3 not passing CASC Developmental (CT1/2) Optional for CT3 not passing CASC Developmental (CT1/2) Optional for CT3 not passing CASC Management Leadership (CT3)

PM

DECEMBER 2019

  Friday 6th Friday 13th Friday 20th Friday 27th  

AM

No module being taught No module being taught No module being taught No module being taught

PM

JANUARY 2020

  Friday 3rd Friday 10th Friday 17th Friday 24th Friday 31st

AM

 Social Psychiatry (all CTs)  Social Psychiatry (all CTs)  Social Psychiatry (all CTs)  Social Psychiatry (all CTs)  No module being taught

PM

FEBRUARY 2020

 

 Friday 7th

Friday 14th  

 Friday 21st 

 Friday 28th

         

AM

 Placement/Induction for February intake   Joint Trainee Day Specialities CT1/2) Optional CT3 Specialities CT1/2) Optional CT3

PM

MARCH 2020

 

 Friday 6th

Friday 13th 

 Friday 20th

 Friday 27th

AM

  Specialities CT1/2) Optional CT3   Specialities CT1/2) Optional CT3   Specialities CT1/2) Optional CT3   Specialities CT1/2) Optional CT3

PM

APRIL 2020

 

 Friday 3rd

Friday 10th 

Friday 17th 

Friday 24th 

AM

  No module being taught   Easter Bank Holiday   No module being taught   CT3 interview Skills

PM

MAY 2020

 

 Friday 1st

 Friday 8th 

 Friday 15th

 Friday 22nd 

Friday 29th  

AM

  QI (CT3)   Ethics and law Day (CT3   Advanced communication   Psychotherapy (CT3)   Research Day (CT3)

PM

JUNE 2020

 

 Friday 5th 

 Friday 12th

Friday 19th 

Friday 26th 

   

AM

   CT3 Teaching Skills   CT3 Teaching Skills   No module being taught   No module being taught

PM

JULY 2020

 

Friday 4th

Friday 11th

Friday 18th

Friday 24th

 Friday 31st

AM

  No module being taught   No module being taught   CASC 1 (CT2/3)   CASC 2 (CT2/3)   No module being taught

PM