Become a section 12 approved doctor (and top up your income!)
Section 12 training 2 day course
Sands Hotel Newquay
Apply early for limited free places for local GPs (including locum back fill costs)
Contact Tamsyn.firstname.lastname@example.org for more information
This is an exciting opportunity for GPs with experience of mental health care to become a section 12 approved doctor. We are looking for GPs from right across the county to train. This course will allow the GPs to build relationships and expertise, working alongside the local mental health teams and supporting the local out of hourâ€™s service.
If you enjoy mental health care and want to expand your professional development we are pleased to be able to offer this 2 day course. The course offers 12 hours CPD and provided necessary references are met will allow the attendees to become section 12 approved doctors.Â Section 12 doctors, once approved, are remunerated for cases they attend.
Please book early as places are on a first come first served basis, please complete and return below.
(Backfill locum costs will be covered for practices.)
Requirements to become a section 12 doctor are:
full GMC registration and licence to practise AND
MRGP and on performers list AND
3 years of full time (or equivalent) experience in salaried or principal post AND
At least 4 months in psychiatric training post
OR GPwSI in mental health.