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Training scheme

Dual Training and Pre-hospital Emergency Medicine (PHEM)

Anaesthesia is a perfect access route into dual training with Intensive Care Medicine (ICM).Both curricular are highly structured and competency based and have a significant number of transferrable skills.

Doctors wishing to dual train will complete the ICM and Higher curriculum for anaesthesia and receive two certificates of completion of training.

Those who wish to pursue a career in PHEM or ICM it is recommended that they start via the ACCS pathway to have the skills required for the person specifications for these roles.

Further information regarding both of these pathways is found here training schemes in Wales.

Anaesthesia and ICM are hugely rewarding secondary care specialties with many opportunities. Please contact us. Details of all Welsh School leads are available on our website and they would be very happy to give you advice.