Training Programme Director Handbook

The link below is the most up to date version of the handbook provided for London and KSS TPDs

TPD Handbook (November 2021)

 

Training Programme Director Development Session 2022-23

The table below shows the timetable for the 2022-23 season of TPD Development sessions, which is open to all London and KSS TPDs. Registration links have been circulated via email and you can also find them in the website calendar by selecting 'Training Programme Directors' in the 'Suitable for' dropdown list. This is a modular programme and presentations from each session will be added to the table immediately after each is completed.

 

Session 

How run 

Summary 

Provisional date/time

Recruitment 

MS Teams 

 

Declaring post numbers, supporting the assessment process and confirming new trainees 

 

Fri 25 November

1000-1100

Rotations 

MS Teams 

 

The Code of Practice, timings, formulating grids and using the Trainee Information System (TIS) 

 

Tues 13 December

0900-1000

Programme management 

MS Teams 

 

Covering a range of areas that make this challenging, includes: OOPs, LTFT, events (regional training days, STCs, school boards), finance 

 

Weds 25 January

1400-1600

ARCPs 

MS Teams 

 

How the process works and HET/TPD responsibilities (who does what)  

 

Thurs 16 March

1400-1500

Trainees in difficulty 

MS Teams 

 

The process and support available when a trainee is not progressing satisfactorily with their programme 

 

Fri 3 March

1000-1100

Rotations and programme management 

In person 

 

Covering two topics:

  • The Code of Practice, timings, formulating grids and using the Trainee Information System (TIS) 
  • Covering a range of areas that make this challenging, includes: OOPs, LTFT, events (regional training days, STCs, school boards), finance 

Wed 15 March

1300-1600

ARCPs and Trainees requiring additional support

In person 

 

Covering two topics:

  • How the ARCP process works and HET/TPD responsibilities (who does what)  
  • The process and support available when a trainee is not progressing satisfactorily with their programme 

Weds 19 April

1300-1600

Recruitment 

MS Teams 

 

Declaring post numbers, supporting the assessment process and confirming new trainees 

 

Weds 10 May

1500-1600

 

Rotations and programme management 

In person 

 

Covering two topics:

  • The Code of Practice, timings, formulating grids and using the Trainee Information System (TIS) 
  • Covering a range of areas that make this challenging, includes: OOPs, LTFT, events (regional training days, STCs, school boards), finance 

Tues 23 May

0930-1230

ARCPs and Trainees requiring additional support

In person 

  

Covering two topics:

  • How the ARCP process works and HET/TPD responsibilities (who does what)  
  • The process and support available when a trainee is not progressing satisfactorily with their programme 

Thurs 1 June

1300-1600

 

Training Programme Director Development Session 2021-22

Please find links below to the presentations from the TPD Development sessions held between November 2021 and March 2022. This is a modular programme and presentations from each session will be added immediately following that session.

HET and Dean Update

National Recruitment

Rotations Update

Programme Management

ARCPs 

Trainees in Difficulty (Professional Support Unit)

 

Calendar

You can access information for upcoming events and Training Programme Director Days by accessing the website calendar https://london.hee.nhs.uk/calendar4

Once you have selected the above link, select suitable for 'Training Programme Directors' and 'Apply' and the full list of relevant upcoming events will be listed.