Key dates for the foundation training scheme

Important dates and deadlines to bear in mind as you go through your training

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The dates are listed by training year. We will also let you know on Twitter and on Facebook when we make updates.

This page was last updated on 28 March 2022.

Click on the buttons below to see the dates for the current training years

2021/22 training year

Important: due to COVID-19, these dates may change.  We will notify you of any changes in good time.

Event

Date

Applications to the scheme open

16 June 2021

Deadline to submit your application to enter foundation training for trainees planning to sit the summer assessment

9 July 2021

First date to start training for the 2021/22 year

12 July 2021

Deadline to start approved training in time to enter the summer assessment

13 August 2021

Deadline to submit your application to enter foundation training for trainees planning to sit the autumn assessment 22 October 2021

Deadline to start approved training in time to enter the autumn assessment

12 November 2021

Deadline to start at a new training site without a satisfactory week 13 progress review from day one to enter the autumn assessment

12 November 2021

Deadline to start at a new training site with a satisfactory 13 week progress review from week 14 to enter the summer assessment

  12 November 2021

Deadline to start foundation training from week 27 once 26 weeks satisfactory training banked, to sit the summer assessment, or:
Deadline to start foundation training from week 14 once 13 weeks satisfactory training banked, to sit the autumn assessment

 

11 February 2022

Deadline to request a reasonable adjustment in the summer assessment

  18 March 2022
Deadline for receipt of assessment entry forms via my GphC for summer assessment   6 May 2022
Deadline to start foundation training from week 27 once 26 weeks satisfactory training banked, to sit the autumn assessment   8 June 2022
Summer assessment siting   29 June 2022
Deadline for receipt of registration applications for those eligible to register on 1 August 2022   4 July 2022
Summer assessment results released    29 July 2022
First possible registration date for those eligible after passing the summer assessment   1 August 2022
Deadline to request a reasonable adjustment in the autumn assessment   10 August 2022
Deadline to apply for an appeal for the summer assessment   22 August 2022
Deadline for receipt of assessment entry forms for autumn assessment   7 September 2022
Autumn assessment sitting   3 November 2022
Deadline to withdraw from the autumn assessment   10 November 2022
Deadline to request a nullification from the autumn assessment   10 November 2022
Deadline for receipt of registration applications for those eligible to register on 15 December 2022   18 November 2022
Autumn assessment results released   6 December 2022
First possible registration date for those eligible after passing the autumn assessment   15 December 2022
Deadline for receipt of registration applications for those eligible to register on 1 January 23   2 December 2022
Deadline for receipt of registration applications for those eligible to register on 15 January 23   16 December 2022
Deadline to apply for an appeal for the autumn assessment   3 January 2023

 

2022/23 training year

Event

Date

Applications to the scheme open

13 June 2022

First date to start training for the 2022/23 year

11 July 2022

Deadline to start approved training in time to enter the summer assessment

5 August 2022

Deadline to start approved training in time to enter the autumn assessment

11 November 2022

Deadline to submit your application to enter foundation training for trainees planning to sit the autumn assessment

11 November 2022

Deadline to start at a new training site without a satisfactory week 13 progress review from day one to enter the autumn assessment

11 November 2022

Deadline to start at a new training site with a satisfactory 13-week progress review from week 14 to enter the summer assessment

11 November 2022

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