If you wish to apply for a course that does not appear on the study leave lists you will need to contact your Training Programme Director (TPD) for approval. Further detail on the process is currently being drawn up and will be shared shortly and this FAQ will be updated then. Once you have this approval you can then apply to your Trust as per the usual process. If you plan to apply for a course that does not appear on the study leave lists, discuss early with your ES/TPD and make sure you have achieved your required curriculum and competencies to support your application. Appropriate discretionary courses are courses which will add value to you individually and the wider system, for example quality improvement workshops, leadership/medical management courses, healthcare technology and innovation workshops, scientific conferences and TPDs will be seeking support from the Heads of School.
How do I make the case for a discretionary educational/training course/experience to be covered by study budget?
Modified on: Tue, 6 Mar, 2018 at 11:58 AM
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