Acute Care Common Stem (ACCS)


Welcome to the North West London acute care common stem (ACCS) core training programme. Our three year programme normally follows the second year of foundation training. It is the only core programme for trainees wishing to enter higher specialty training in emergency medicine (EM).  It is also an alternative core programme for trainees wishing to enter general internal medicine (GIM), acute medicine (AM), anaesthesia or intensive care medicine higher specialty training.

ACCS Committee Registration

All new ACCS trainees are required to sign up to the committee. This is the only way that we can contact ACCS trainees to share information and keep you informed about relevant events etc. The form can be found by following the link below.

Committee Registration


Getting your place

  • Imperial College Healthcare
    Lead Provider

    We provide pioneering core, specialty and GP medical postgraduate training across North West London.

    To support you throughout your professional development, we have a range of integrated training options across 28 specialties, which are led by expert faculty staff.

    Find out how to apply

Further information

ACCS training locations