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Trainees' Committee Elections

Vacancies for the RCOG Trainees’ Committee, which meets 3 times a year at the College, are posted here.

Read the about the Trainees' Committee, including its remit, constitution, membership and meeting dates.

Read the Trainees' Committee Regional Representative role description (PDF 500KB)

National Trainees' Committee Regional Representatives – call for nominations

We are currently looking for three representatives, one for each of the following regions, to sit on the RCOG National Trainees’ Committee, commencing January 2021:

  • North East
  • North West
  • South West - Severn

Representatives will be selected via a regional election process following a three-week nomination period.

If you are interested in applying, please read the constitution of the Trainees’ Committee and the role description for regional representatives (both linked above) and submit your nomination form by 4pm UK time on Monday 16 November 2020.

Important information regarding the election process

Elections will be live on Monday 23 November 2020 and close on Monday 7 December 2020.

All trainees holding a National Training Number will be eligible to vote for the representative in their specific region.

The election process is supported by the data in your ePortfolio. It is essential to ensure that your details are up to date on your account by 12 noon on Friday 13 November 2020.

Please ensure the following are up to date in your ePortfolio:

  • Current post
  • Email address
  • Training region
  • National Training Number (NTN)
  • College Number

It is a requirement of UK training to maintain your training record, if your training details are not up to date this will result in you not being
 able to vote. It will not be possible for trainees to register to vote once the election process is live.


The eligibility criteria for trainees who wish to stand for the Trainees’ Committee elections, or to nominate candidates, are as follows:

Standing candidates must be:

  • A trainee from the relevant region who has an NTN, Part 1 MRCOG and is on the Trainees’ Register
  • Has a minimum of two calendar years training remaining in respect of their projected certificate of completion of training (CCT) date


  • Trainee who has subscribed to the Trainees’ Register OR
  • Is post-MRCOG but not yet appointed to a consultant post.

For further information please email: SpecialtyTrainingCCT@RCOG.ORG.UK


Trainees' Committee election nomination form

Please note that the information provided in the questions marked * will be seen by eligible voters

Please indicate pre- or post-MRCOG:
Please indicate pre- or post-MRCOG:

Please submit the form by 4pm on Monday 16 November 2020