275. Standards of education and training.

c.     Specialist and Postgraduate Medical Education and Training

275.     Standards of education and training.

The General Medical Council1 must:

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    (1)     establish standards of, and requirements relating to, postgraduate medical education and training, including those necessary for the award of a CCT2 in general practice and in each recognised specialty3;

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    (2)     secure the maintenance of the standards and requirements established under head (1) above4; and

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    (3)     develop and promote postgraduate medical education and training in the United Kingdom5.

The standards and requirements established under head (1) must include:

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    (a)     the standards required for entry to training6;

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    (b)     the training curricula