Recently published statement during the COVID-19 emergency

The GOC has published a statement which provides guidance for Continuing Education and Training (CET) providers on CET provision during the COVID-19 emergency.

The statement covers the following areas:

  • Patient, registrant, and staff safety whilst engaging in CET activites

  • Changes to CET delivery

  • Changes to requirements for lectures and peer discussion involving ten registrants or less

  • Changes to requirements for provider-led online peer discussion for more than ten registrants

  • Changes to role definition of lead for discussion workshops, visual recognition tests etc

  • Full list of CET modalities that may be used or altered for online digital delivery

  • Changes to the approval process and record keeping

To read the statement in full, visit our COVID-19 page.