Possible issues for the new GPR

All of these can combine in a rather vicious circle tcreate problems. As a result the GPR may quickly lose all their confidence and be finding the whole experience very difficult.

Clearly some of these ‘problems’ are common and normal areas for phase 1 GPRs to address, but it appears tbe the degree and extent of the difficulties that can come as a shock to Trainers.

Suggestions that trainers may wish to consider

Some resources for trainers:

Strategies to suggest for the GPR:

Recognising that the registrar is struggling

This is not always easy, as their prior training may have taught them thide their struggle. However if you feel that there is a problem then speak tthe scheme organiser or one of us – ‘sooner’ rather than ‘later’