For Dental Core Trainees, extension to training is only permitted for Statutory reasons. If at the end of 12 months of training (or LTFT equivalent) you have not achieved all the requirements of the curriculum, you will be awarded a Final Outcome 3, this is an extension of training for a maximum of 12 months is at the discretion of the local Postgraduate Dental Dean. If in any case, you are experiencing difficulties with your training, your first contact should be your TPD.