Study Leave Policy and Forms from August 2021
The School of Obstetrics and Gynaecology has created the following processes to ensure consistency through the utilisation and approval of study leave and its associated expenses.
While local procedures may differ within units, all trainees must follow the relevant Schools procedures when applying for study leave.
Reminder for ST6/ST7 - when submitting study leave requests, you should attach a supplementary form that outlines why you need to attend the course.
Study Leave for SST Trainees
The Lead Dean has clarified the following with regards to who was responsible for study leave funding for subspecialty trainees:
Subspecialty trainees pre-CCT in home deanery – funded by the home deanery
Subspecialty trainees pre-CCT on OOPT away from home deanery – funded by host deanery
Subspecialty trainees pre-CCT Board/Trust funded post that is approved for training– funded by the deanery that the Trust/Board that the hospital is in. Subspecialty trainees post-CCT – funded by Trust/Board providing the training