Entry requirements, skills and interests (physicians' assistant - anaesthesia)

Entry requirements

To enter training as a physicians’ assistant (anaesthesia), you need to apply for a post as a trainee physicians' assistant (anaesthesia) and either be:


For further information about entry requirements please visit the Royal College of Anaesthetists website

Skills, qualities and interests needed

To work as a physicians’ assistant (anaesthesia), you’ll need:

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