Advanced Certificate in LARC - New Inserters

30 November 2017
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We are now accepting applications from GPs and GP trainees who receive LARC training from an ICGP LARC tutor. To apply, please complete an online booking form available below. 

If you are interested in IUCD training at the Holles Street Clinic please contact Jana Pickard at Jana.Pickard@icgp.ie

Please note, you must have met ALL requirements before submitting your application. Applications which do not meet all requirements will be voided and you will not receive a refund.

Click here to register online.

To be eligible, you must ensure that your LARC tutor is an ICGP LARC tutor. You can verify that your GP trainer is a LARC tutor by emailing jana.pickard@icgp.ie

You must complete a logbook during your training.

Eligibility criteria:

Applicants must:

  1. Be a GP on the specialist register or a 3rd or 4th year GP trainee.
  2. GP trainees must have applied for and received the Certificate in Contraception; GP's must have a minimum of 5 years experience in providing Contraception counseling
  3. Must complete the ICGP LARC elearning programme and then a further MCQ for the Advanced Certificate in LARC. Click here for details on the LARC eLearning ProgrammePlease note: We are currently in the process of making changes to the ICGP education platform and will launch a new education platform in early September.
  4. Ensure that your LARC tutor is on the ICGP database by emailing jana.pickard@icgp.ie 
  5. Plan and complete your practical training with your tutor.
  6. Apply online here and complete the relevant application form with payment.
  7. Submit the completed log book(s) within one month of on line application. Logbooks can be downloaded here: (i) IUCD Logbook, (ii) Sub-dermal implants logbook
  8. You must ensure you have met all requirements before submitting your application. Failure to do so will result in your application being voided.

Contact: Email/post to: Jana Pickard, Administrator, ICGP, 4-5 Lincoln Place, Dublin 2 / jana.pickard@icgp.ie. Please allow 8 weeks for processing.

Fee

The fee is €50 for ICGP members and €200 for non members. This fee is non refundable if you submit your application and have not met all requirements as stated above.

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