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The most comprehensive online resource for the Core Surgical Training National Recruitment process

We are a group of surgical trainees who have a 100% success rate in securing a Core Surgical Training job first time round in each of our first choice deaneries during National Selection.

Every contributor to this website was awarded their first choice specialty themed Core Surgical Training rotations on their first attempt

We have created this website in order to demystify the interview process, share our experiences of the interview process and provide an online revision resource.

Please contact us if you have any questions using the link on the header. We welcome your feedback and will add content if requested.

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The website provides extensive online preparation material for the interview and features over 75 high impact Core Surgical Training interview stations. 

We have broken down the interview into its stations and provide general practical advice for the interview day itself.


Our resources include:

  • Mock interview stations

  • Structured model answers

  • Up-to-date guidelines

  • Handy tips from first hand experience

  • Discussion forum in order to ask questions to the Gurus and other members

  • Full portfolio advice section

  • And much more...

*** Regular updates to reflect changes due to COVID - 19 ***

Major site upgrade coming soon:

We have listened to our users feedback and are planning a major upgrade coming soon. All users signing up on this website will be transferred over at no extra cost. 


Register here for access to this unique Core Surgical Training interview resource in 2 easy steps:

N.B. Access will only be granted once confirmation of payment has been received.  

Payment secures access until the last day of Core Surgery Interviews (2021) has concluded at which point new subscription fees will be due. 

1. Complete the registration form 

2. Click the login/sign-up button below and sign up with your e-mail address and password.

3. Your account will be created once payment has been confirmed.

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