Postgraduate Training Pathway
The GMC-approved postgraduate training
for trauma and orthopaedic surgery is
Trainees complete either themed or generic
surgical training at ST1 and ST2 level and enter trauma and
orthopaedic surgery training at ST3 level to ST8. In Scotland
trainees can enter T&O training from ST1*
MBBS or equivalent medical qualification.
Entry into ST3 requires successful completion of MRCS or equivalent
at time of application.
person specification for trauma and orthopaedic surgery are
* This information is correct at the time of
writing. Full and accurate details of training pathways are
available from medical royal colleges, local education and
training boards (LETBs) or the GMC.