National training surveys

The national training surveys are a core part of the work we carry out to monitor and report on the quality of postgraduate medical education and training in the UK. Every year we survey all doctors in training and trainers for their views. The guides on this page explain more about how to complete the surveys and how the responses drive improvements. You can find information for doctors in training, trainers, and deaneries and Health Education England (HEE) local teams.

Complete the 2019 national training surveys
The national training surveys for trainees and trainers across the UK are now open and will be available to complete until 1 May. By taking part, you will help us make sure that doctors in training receive high quality training in a safe and effective clinical environment and trainers are well supported in their role.

Doctors in training survey 

Find out how to complete the survey, how your answers are used to help improve training, the confidentiality of your answers and more.

Doctors in training national training survey guide

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Trainer survey

Find out about the questions in the survey, what happens to your answers and more.

Trainers' national training survey guide

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Deaneries and HEE local teams
Information and resources for supporting and promoting the national training surveys, including presentations, templates and a guide on what happens before, during and after.