Your Academic training time is organised at a local level with the agreement of the local Academic programme leads and Training Programme Director. Please see below link for more information on how your training time can be organised: https://www.nihr.ac.uk/funding-and-support/funding-for-training-and-career-development/training-programmes/integrated-academic-training-programme/integrated-academic-training/academic-clinical-fellowships/information-for-current-nihr-acfs.htm