ACCS Study Leave process
Severn ACCS Trainees are eligible to apply for Study Leave. HESW Study Leave process
All study leave requires you to firstly obtain Trust approval from your Educational Supervisor and Rota Manager. Please follow local procedures for this. Once this has been obtained, then you will need to submit your request via the Study leave portal (Intrepid V10) to centrally record your study leave. Study Leave portal
The function of the study leave portal is to enable you and us to have a central database detailing what study leave you have taken to date. This includes what courses you have been on, the number of days you have taken and the amount spent. On submitting your study leave request via the portal, your own Trust will complete the final approval confirming that you have the days to take and that your eligible to have the money paid back to you.
How to apply for Study Leave
Please follow the steps below to apply for study leave.
- Trainee identifies development requirement with Educational Supervisors.
- Trainee books leave from Department following local procedures and obtains agreement from the Rota Manager and the Educational Supervisor.
- Once Specialty and Rota approval obtained, Trainee to complete the Severn Study Leave portal, which records all study leave across all the training programme Study leave portal
List of Approved Courses
Severn School of ACCS - Study Leave Recommendations
- For Emergency Medicine's approved courses (see below)
Category Mandatory Courses/Training Acceptable Alternatives Recommended Courses Regional Training Days Higher All HST trainees must attend monthly Regional Training Days ST4-6 Regional Training Days ST3 ST3 Trainees pre Intermediate Certificate completion must attend ACCS EM Regional training Days post Intermediate Certificate they should attend HST Regional Training Days Regional Training Days ACCS EM Regional ACCS EM monthly programme ST1-2 Regional Novice Anaesthetist Courses Regional Novice ICM courses Life Support Courses Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) European Trauma Course (ETC) Life Support Instructor Course ST1-6 Advanced Paediatric Life Support (APLS) European Paediatric Life Support (EPLS); Advanced Life Support (ALS) European Paediatric Advanced Life Support (EPALS) - from 2016 **Trainees must be in date provider for for all 3 for CCT. Valid for 4 years so may require re-certification in ST4-6** Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Ultrasound In Region Core EMUS Course Commercial Core EMUS Courses (as approved by School USS Lead) FEEL Course ST1-6 FICE Course Child Protection/Safeguarding Trust/Regional Level 2 - ST1/2 Trust/Regional Level 3 - ST3 - 6 Academic/QIP Courses Regional QIP days Commercial QIP Courses RCEM QIP days ST1-6 Regional Critical Appraisal Skills Commercial Critical Appraisal Courses SIM Courses Regional/Trust level SIM courses (as relate to a curriculum element) UK TEAM Course ST1-6 Exam preparation Regional Mock FRCEM Commercial exam preparation courses e.g. Bromerly course ST1-6 Management Courses St4-6 Trust/Regional Management Courses Kings Fund Course Keele Management Courses Leadership Courses To be confirmed with RCEM
School Annual Conference EMTA conference RCEM National Scientific Conference RSM EM Conferences Teaching Teach the Teacher ST1-6 Major Incident Training MIMS courses ST1-6 PHEM Sub Speciality Trainees Regional PHEM Training Days National Phase 1 and Phase 2 Courses PEM Sub Speciality Trainees Monthly Regional HST Training Days Annual National PEM Conference
For ACCS Anaesthesia's approved courses, please click on link Anaesthesia's approved courses
For ACCS AM's approved courses, please see below.
|Category||Mandatory Courses/Training||Acceptable Alternatives||Recommended Courses|
|Regional Training Days ACCS AM||Regional ACCS AM monthly programme||Regional Medicine CT training day|
|ST1-2||Regional Novice Anaesthetist Courses|
|Regional Novice ICM courses|
|Regional New to Acute Medicine day course|
Life Support Courses
**Trainees must be in date provider for CCT. Valid for 4 years so may require recertification in ST4-6**
|Advanced Life Support (ALS)||Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)||Life Support Instructor Course|
|IMPACT/ ASCERT (Can have been done in FY2 year)|
|Imaging courses||Ultrasound courses, regional or national|
|National X-Ray courses|
|Academic/QIP Courses||Regional QIP days||Commercial QIP Courses|
|Exam preparation||Commercial exam preparation courses eg PASTEST, Cases for PACES, Ealing, Hammersmith etc…|
|Teaching||Teach the Teacher (RCP)|
|Cartficate, Diploma or Masters in medical education courses|
|Other Conferences/Courses||School Annual Conference||SAM conference|
|National or regional Acute medicine or General medicine courses|
|RCP regional update day|