Useful Resources


Your education team will be there to support you during your time with us. There are also a variety of resources that may be useful to you. These are listed below and are split into Medical and Non-Medical resources.

Medical Education Resources

The Gold Guide 7th Edition January 2018

A reference Guide for Postgraduate Specialty Training in the UK
Main Areas of Change Document

Educational Activity Summary Template
Please find attached a template which you may find useful when collecting / recording educational activity and evidence (against the GMC domains) for accreditation, appraisal and revalidation. This can also be accessed via the website at

General Medical Council (GMC)
The GMC website provides a variety of useful resources and advice for Medical Trainees and Educators. You can also use this resource for guidance on revalidation. Follow this link to reach their page - Home - GMC (

Academy of Medical Educators
Professional Standards for medical, dental and veterinary educators 2014

Selecting for Excellence
Through widening participation initiatives medical schools can encourage those with the potential to study medicine to see it as a viable option no matter what their socio-economic circumstances. Selecting for Excellence works to find ways of implementing recommendations from important reports relevant to widening participation and medical school selection.

Staffing level of medical clinical academics in UK medical schools, 2015. This report analyses clinical academic staffing level by medical school, region, clinical specialty, vacancies, source of funding, and age, gender and ethnicity.

Medical Schools Council
The Medical Schools Council represents the interests and ambitions of UK Medical Schools embracing medical undergraduate education, health-related research, a critical interface with the health service, and postgraduate education and training.


Practice Education Resources 


The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC)
The NMC website has a variety of resources to support your Nursing and Midwifery Career, such as information on revalidation and checking your renewal date. Follow this link to see what  the NMC website can support you with - The Nursing & Midwifery Council - The Nursing and Midwifery Council (

Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
The HCPC website provides information and resources to support you as a Health and Care Professional. Follow this link to see the information the HCPC website provides - The Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) | (