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Detailed information for speciality trainees on the Inter-Deanery Transfer (IDT) arrangement, which allows them to move between UK deaneries during their training programme.
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To continue your training after medical school you must apply for the foundation programme. The application period is only open for two weeks a year - use our guide to get key dates and information plus tips for your application.
Whether it's taking time off, focusing on other responsibilities or undertaking academic training, the option of taking time out of your programme is available. Read our guidance to help you decide your next step.
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