Statement updated on 20th March 2020
The School recognises that work placements may be restricted or cancelled due to employers limiting access to Trusts and workplace supervisors required to deliver patient services. Your personal safety is paramount at this time. This may mean that your workplace supervisors and universities are not be able to provide all aspects of your training.
The School is working with universities and regulators to support trainees who are not able to access workplace training at this time. Most universities are providing academic teaching online and implementing where possible alternative assessment methods to help ensure students can progress and complete their programmes.
This is a daily changing picture. Please continue to refer to the FAQs listed below for updates and keep in regular contact with university tutors.