Title Developing subspecialty skills
Type Stage Two
Code HLS247
Requirement Optional

Module objective

To allow the trainee to develop a particular interest and expertise in a core component of the curriculum. The training format is already described under the core component. This optional module, however, is to give the trainee an opportunity to add to their training experience in another centre (including a PHE Microbiology Reference Laboratory) and it is expected that this will be delivered as a short attachment (6–12 weeks) to a different microbiology/ reference centre.

Responsibility of the educational supervisor:

To arrange an attachment for the trainee to a different microbiology/ reference centre. The centre chosen should be on the basis of the trainee needs and the particular core component in which the trainee wishes to gain extended training.

Knowledge and understanding

This module has no knowledge and understanding information.

Technical and clinical skills

This module has no technical and clinical skills.

Attitudes and behaviours

This module has no attitude and behaviours information.


Code Title Action
HLS2-1-20 Microbiology [v1] View