Welcome to the Cork Specialist Training Programme for General Practice



Welcome to the website of the Cork Specialist Training Programme for General Practice. The Cork Training Programme, which was established in 1972, provides an integrated four-year postgraduate training programme in general practice; the first two years are spent in hospital based posts; the third and fourth registrar years are spent in accredited training practices in the Cork region. 

In 2018, the annual intake will be 14 trainees, who are based in Cork University Hospital (including CUMH), Mercy University Hospital, South Infirmary and Victoria University Hospital, St Stephen's Hospital and Mallow General Hospital. 

Academic Year 2018 -19

An Open Evening for entry into GP Training in July 2019 will take place on Thursday October 18th 2018 from 6pm in 3 Bloomfield Terrace on the Western Rd, Cork.

The national online application system for GP training entry in 2019 will be open from 15th October 2018 - 15th November 2018. For all details regarding the application process please go to the Irish College of General Practitioners website (www.icgp.ie).