Get involved with Lancashire & Cumbria LMCs


Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Preparing for AKT

10/09/2019 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Please view  the agenda and location. 

Who is this course for?

A course designed for those planning to take the AKT component of the MRCGP within the next 12m or so i.e.those in ST2 and ST3, perhaps some in ST1. Note –the course is not  designed for last minute cramming of factual medical knowledge.


  • To learn strategies to maximise performance in the AKT module of the MRCGP.
  • To develop an understanding of the principles of Evidence Based Practice and to develop the skills in applying these to everyday practice to enhance life long learning.


  • Understand the practical logistics of sitting the exam
  • Understand and apply relevant principles, methods and tools of Clinical Epidemiology
  • Understand the importance of learning equations to derive key data used in evidence and its interpretation
  • To practice questions on evidence interpretation with feedback from tutors
  • To sit a RCGP approved mock AKT Paper and reflect on the experience of taking an RCGP AKT paper wit h feedback on your performance.
  • To understand the major sources that AKT examiners use to derive their questions.
  • To identify learning needs and tips on how to address them.
  • Learn how to focus your learning and save time


8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Event Category:

Next Events

Thu 04

Complex Grief

4th June 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Thu 04

Introduction to Recruitment & Selection (Half Day)

4th June 2020 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Mon 08

Non-Malignant Disease in Palliative Care: Part Two

8th June 2020 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Preston Office

Consortium of Local Medical Committees
Ambulance Headquarters
449-451 Garstang Road

Tel: 01772 863806


Latest Blogs and insights direct from Lancashire and Cumbria LMCs Chief Executive, Peter Higgins, LMC staff and guest bloggers.