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ATSM: Labour ward lead

The labour ward lead ATSM will help prepare you to become a lead obstetrician. If you undertake this ATSM, you will also need to complete the advanced labour ward practice ATSM.

Curriculum and course syllabus

This ATSM has a work intensity score of 2.0. If you undertake this ATSM and the advanced labour ward practice ATSM concurrently, there is a combined work intensity score of 2.0.

Conferences and courses

Workplace-based assessments (WPBAs)

For guidance on how WPBAs work, please go to the workplace-based assessments page.

OSATS

You have to be competent in the following:

Log of experience

The log of experience is designed to help you monitor your clinical experience and record your training. You don’t need to submit this log to the RCOG, but your School may want to see evidence of your experience. You can develop your own spreadsheet if you prefer.

Keep this log of experience in your Training ePortfolio. Record your training in as much detail as possible, for your own benefit as well as for your ATSM Preceptor and deanery.

Find out more

If you need any help or advice, please email the Trainees’ Coordinator or call +44 20 7772 6348.

Elsewhere on the site

Assessment of training
Information about sign-off of competencies, workplace-based assessments, ARCPs and more
Resources and support for trainees
Training guidelines, advice, useful resources and sources of support for trainees