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Certification of Training and Specialist Training

The RCOphth is responsible for recommending doctors to the General Medical Council (GMC) for inclusion on the Specialist Register. It is a legal requirement to be entered on the Specialist Register before taking up a consultant post in the NHS. There are three routes to specialist registration: CCT (Certificate of Completion of Training) – please

Award of the Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT)

This section is also applicable for the award of the Certificate of Eligibility for Specialist Registration (Combined Programme) or CESR (CP). The College processes a significant number of CCT applications at any time. It is important that doctors in training provide information that conforms in full to the curriculum requirements and is readily accessible in