West of Scotland School of Anaesthesia
... can be taken out of programme during training. The same rules apply as for OOPT. Up to one year of research can be counted towards the CCT whether it is taken in or out of programme. Provided there is a clinical element to the programme the full year may be counted towards the CCT programme. If there is no clinical element to the research programme, a maximum of six months only will count towards the CCT.