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Current trainees

This section will provide our current trainees with access to the Trainee Handbook, key policies and an FAQ section.

Annual Review of Competence Progression (ARCP)

Monitoring and recording a trainee's progression through their training programme.

Completing/leaving specialty training

It is important that HEIW are aware that you are leaving your training programme, whether you have completed your training or are leaving early.


Find answers to some commonly asked questions including expenses, study leave, support and much more.

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Access to personal and professional development to support and enhance good medical practice.
Less than full time training

Part time work for eligible trainee doctors and dentists of all grades when full-time work isn't an option.

New trainees

All the information you need to get started as a trainee with the Wales Deanery.

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Out of Programme

Out of Programme allows trainees to develop new skills outside of the training programme, or to take a career break.

Specialty Training Programme Contact Details

Heads of Specialty Schools and Training Programme Directors’ contact details

Trainee Handbook

Useful information for doctors in training in Wales, including roles, responsibilities, contact lists and acronyms.