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Training obligations: health (England and Wales)

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Updating author: Julie Steele
Consultant editor: Capsticks


  • A plethora of guidance and information is available on medical education and training from sources such as NHS Employers and Health Education England. (See Medical education and training)
  • Modernising Scientific Careers (MSC) is a UK-wide education and training strategy for the healthcare science workforce in the NHS and associated bodies. (See Modernising Scientific Careers)
  • The General Medical Council (GMC) is responsible for regulating postgraduate training in the UK. (See Postgraduate training)
  • The Knowledge and Skills Framework (KSF) is one of the three key strands within Agenda for Change. (See Knowledge and Skills Framework)
  • NHS staff must undertake continuing professional development to demonstrate their competence. (See Continuing professional development)
  • The National Learning Management System provides access to e-learning resources for NHS staff. (See National Learning Management System)
  • The NHS Wales Governance e-manual sets out the way in which the Welsh Government's Citizen-Centred Government Principles, including being a learning organisation, apply to NHS Wales organisations. (See NHS Wales Governance Framework)