If you are applying to Basic Specialist Training programmes you may experience problems submitting an application. We advise you to try again to submit your application. We have extended the closing date to 4pm Monday 18 November 2019.
BST is a hospital-based training programme completed in Senior House Officer (SHO) posts. It prepares you for Higher Specialist Training, which is the final stage of training.
We offer Basic Specialist Training programmes in four specialties:
Entry to BST is competitive and we manage the national recruitment process every year.
Training bodies are supported and funded by HSE NDTP.