Preparation for Core Training Interview Seminar

Preparation for Core Training Interview Seminar

22 June 2019

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow

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  • This half day seminar will guide you through the application process for surgical core training posts. The seminar will cover what to expect and how to prepare through a combination of lectures and workshops focusing on portfolios, management and clinical stations.

    Why attend
    • Understand more about the surgical core training interview process
    • Understand how to prepare your portfolio properly
    • Leave with practical advice and a list of actions to improve your own portfolio
    • Hear from recent core trainees about their experience of the interview process, with the opportunity to ask questions and discuss

    Attendees are asked to bring their portfolio and / or an up to date CV.

    Attendees will also be required to give a short, non power point presentation (3 minute presentation followed by 2 minutes of questions) on one of the below topics: 
    • Women in Surgery
    • Wellbeing
    • Workforce Issues

    Suitable for:

    • Medical Foundation Trainees
    • Surgical Foundation Trainees
  • 22 June


    22 June

    Introduction and overview, the application and ORIEL, my experience of the CST interview

    22 June

    Stations rotation 1

    Management scenarios
    Clinical scenarios

    22 June

    Stations rotation 2

    Clinical scenarios
    Management scenarios

    22 June

    Stations rotation 3

    Clinical scenarios
    Management scenarios

    22 June

    Top 5 tips, closing and questions, feedback
  • Category Product Amount
    Member Registrations £25
    Non-Member Registrations £50
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow

Closing date: 21 June 2019


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