There are two general adult psychiatry higher training rotations within the North West School of Psychiatry: “North West/NW” covering Greater Manchester and Lancashire and “Mersey” covering Cheshire and Merseyside.

Across both rotations, dual training programmes are available with General Adult alongside:

All trainees are supported in developing competencies in management and medical education through funded Postgraduate Certificate modules run through Edge Hill University. Study leave is also offered for high quality training events.

The Training Programme Directors allocate placements based upon training needs and are responsive to trainee needs when geographical or less-than-full-time training considerations are required due to other life commitments.

For further details about each side of the training scheme, please see below.