Training Hub

Welcome to the RCoA Training Hub. Here you can find out everything you need to know about training in anaesthesia.

Anaesthetists and the specialty of anaesthesia and perioperative medicine have a central role in the future of healthcare. Our work is focused on delivering that vision in the UK and overseas. The hub is here to support you with all your training needs.

In this section

Recruitment into anaesthesia

Novice Guide

Guide to anaesthetics training (The Handbook)

Stage 1 training

Stage 2 training

Stage 3 training

Legacy curricula

Flexibility in training

Supervising and assessing

Managing CCT dates

Portfolio pathway

If you would like to contact us, you can email the Anaesthetics Curriculum and Equivalence Team on or call on 020 7092 1550.

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