Breast Surgery Training

In this section, you can access resources and information about surgical training.


All training curricula in medicine are changing in line with the standards set out in Excellence by Design and surgery is no exception. This will be the biggest change in training and assessment since 2007. Please click here to find the most up to date information on the new 2020 curriculum

The JCST is an advisory body to the four surgical Royal Colleges of the UK and Ireland for all matters related to surgical training and works closely with the Surgical Specialty Associations in Great Britain and Ireland. Please click here to access their page.

to access the JCST statement on the postponement of the new surgical curriculum to 2021 please visit the website

This summary briefly explains the main routes to a career in breast surgery. 

Please click here to view the summary.