All extensions to training are agreed through the FRCP process. You should first discuss your circumstances with your trainer and Patch Associate Dean (PAD)/Training Programme Director (TPD), you will be invited to attend an FRCP panel in person.If the panel is supportive of extension to your training time an FRCP outcome 3 will be issued and training will be extended by a set number of months. This will take into consideration your progression, stage in training and in line with Gold Guide recommendations.