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National training numbers appendix

This document is referenced in paragraph 3.20 of The Gold Guide Seventh Edition Version: GG7 31st January 2018. It describes the format of national training numbers (NTNs) that is required since the publication of the 7th edition of the Gold Guide.

This format of NTN ensures that our requirement of a mechanism to reliably identify trainees in dual-CCT and sub-specialty training programmes raised in our positions statements on Improving the national consistency and approval of dual CCT training programmes and Improving the national consistency and approval of sub-specialty training programmes is met.


Who is this document for?
The requirements are relevant to those involved in the organisation and delivery of postgraduate medical education and training curricula, and doctors in training.