START Assessment Application for April 2015 now open

Tue 17/11/2015

The application period for the START assessment is now open for eligible trainees to apply.

The application period will be open until January 5th 2016.

For more information on applying and the application criteria please visit;



Autumn MSF Round Now Closed

Wed 11/11/2015

The Autumn MSF closed on the 4th November 2015.

Invites can no longer be sent or completed.

There will be a fresh round starting in late January (dates to be confirmed) which will run for several months.


Autumn MSF Round

Thu 10/09/2015

There will be an MSF round opening on the 7th October and closing on the 4th November 2015.

You are reminded that you must take part in at least one MSF round per training year.

You will need to get a minimum of 7 responses from assessors as well as a Self Assessment MSF (so your minimum will be 8)

If you have any queries please contact the Asset support team.


Updating training levels on ASSET

Wed 17/12/2014

Please note that your training level on ASSET is NOT automatically updated each training year. In order to update your training year please email asset@rcpch.ac.uk. Your email should include your GMC number, the date when you changed to your current training year, and your training year. Thank you


Deleting old educational supervisors

Mon 10/11/2014

Dear Trainees,

Please note that it is your responsibility to delete your old educational supervisors on ASSET. It is important that only current educational supervisors are linked to your account.

Thank you.


Assessment guide for trainees and trainers

Wed 29/10/2014

The RCPCH offers guidance for all paediatric trainees in approved training posts on workplace-based assessments / Supervised Learning Events (SLEs). Please see our new assessment guide here


ASSET Pilot Assessments

Wed 09/10/2013

The new pilot workplace based assessments LEADER, HAT and ACAT are now available in the Pilot list of assessments. DOC (replacing SAIL) is now also available on ASSET.
Please do not complete paper versions of the assessments.
If you would like to learn more about the changes to workplace based assessments you can watch our webinar: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iSDq2WGNrTY or visit www.rcpch.ac.uk/assess-exams

The ASSET Team


Adding An Educational Supervisor

Thu 12/09/2013

You may have noticed the new alert that tells you to add your supervisor to your ASSET account.
You do this by going to your Settings page.
If your supervisor does not appear email us at asset@rcpch.ac.uk and we will add the role to their account.

Please ensure that you delete any previous educational supervisors from your account.