Standards for professional practice in the NHS

Useful tools and resources for those new to UK practice

GMC Welcome to UK Practice Programme
A free workshop designed to help doctors new to the UK by offering practical guidance about ethical scenarios you may encounter and the chance to connect with other doctors coming from abroad.

Health Education England (HEE) e-Learning for Healthcare - Induction for International Doctors
A web-based educational resource to introduce internationally qualified doctors to ethical, social, legal and professional aspects of UK clinical practice. Click on the link to see how to register to access this and other programmes available from e-Learning for Healthcare.

GMC Good Medical Practice in Action
Interactive resources covering key ethical guidance documents and regulations issued by the General Medical Council.

GMC ethical guidance learning materials
Putting ethical guidance into practice

RCR information and guidance on the revalidation process through which doctors are required to demonstrate to the General Medical Council every five years that they are fit to practise and complying with the relevant professional standards.

Information about resources available and how these can be accessed outside the NHS.