There are potentially a few ways that a training programme could be shortened, information about these different routes should be sought from the RCGP. 


Further information can be found on this web link:


CCT Route

https://www.rcgp.org.uk/training-exams/discover-general-practice/entry-to-gp-the-register/certificate-of-completion-of-training-cct-guidance-for-gp-trainees.aspx


CESR Route

https://www.rcgp.org.uk/training-exams/discover-general-practice/entry-to-gp-the-register/certificate-of-eligibility-for-gp-registration-combined-programme-route-cegpr-cp.aspx