Taught course

Workplace-based Postgraduate Medical Education

Edge Hill University · Faculty of Health and Social Care

Entry requirements

You need to have a relevant honours degree, usually in medicine, to join this programme. You should be a hospital doctor, consultant, Staff-grade and Associate Specialist (SAS) or higher specialty trainee (ST3 and above). The programme is managed and delivered collaboratively with the North Western Deanery and as such is only open to those working within the North Western Deanery.

Months of entry

October, September, February

Course content

This is a course designed to meet the needs of medical educators. It will enable you to meet the new General Medical Council (GMC) standards for trainers and be accredited by the North Western Deanery as clinical or educational supervisors. The programme is suitable for consultants, higher specialty trainees and non-consultant career-grade doctors working within the North Western Deanery.

Fees and funding

£350 per module (subject to change for future intakes).

Qualification and course duration


distance learning
12-36 months

Course contact details

Faculty of Health and Social Care Student Recruitment and Marketing Support Team
01695 657249