1. Guidance for trainees who are shielding 17 July 2020

  2. S-STAG Advice for ES, Trainers and Trainees 

  3. S-STAG Guide and Checklist for Trainers and supervisors 

  4. S-STAG Resource list including social medial platform where trainees could access information 

  5. S-STAG Activities to be considered while shielding 

  6. UKFPO guidance for shielding foundation trainees

  7. Latest documents released regarding impact of COVID on training and ARCP to our champions - regularly updated


SW SuppoRTT Shielding & NPF group - December program

South-West SuppoRTT virtual Junior Doctor Forum for Trainees in non-patient-facing roles and other vulnerable groups impacted by the Covid-19 Pandemic
First meeting: Wednesday 14th October at 6-7pm
If you wish to attend and/or be informed of all future meetings please complete this short registration form by clicking the following link: https://glos-nhs.onlinesurveys.ac.uk/registration-for-south-west-supportt-vjdf-for-npf-trainees
For further information or help please contact:
Dr Elizabeth Armstrong: Glos.supporttfellow@nhs.net or Dr Tim Davis: Tim.Davis@hee.nhs.uk

2nd December, 6.30pm – Q&A and discussion forum for Pregnant Trainees

Recap of current guidance for pregnant trainees and a general overview of SuppoRTT program. This is also an opportunity to share and discuss individual experiences across trusts and specialties.

9th December, 12pm - TBC

16th December 12.30-1.30pm – Refective Round, lead by Emma Lishman, Psychologist, NBT.



The National Shielding Trainee Advisory Group (S-TAG) have run a series of webinars to provide guidance and support to trainees and educators. The recordings are now available to view.

Session 1: SuppoRTT for shielding trainees

Session 2: Returning from shielding – the impact, adjustment and moving forward