Register as a trainee

The Royal College of Pathologists undertakes a mandatory registration process for all StRs appointed to either a run-through training programme with a National Training Number (NTN) or a Locum Appointment for Training (LAT) in the following specialties:

  • Chemical Pathology (including Chemical Pathology [Metabolic Medicine])
  • Diagnostic Neuropathology
  • Forensic Histopathology
  • Histopathology
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Medical Virology
  • Paediatric and Perinatal Pathology.

Apply online

The application will re-open at the beginning of June.


You will also be requested to upload a signed copy of your supervisor form. You can save the online form at any time by click 'Save for later' – your saved form will be accessible from this page.