Box 1.

Key features on the website

  • An online booking system for clinics and practical procedures.

  • Information about applying for core medical training.

  • Easy access to the Annual Review of Competence Progression (ARCP) decision aid.

  • Membership examination advice and a feature to ‘find a study buddy’.

  • Advice about carrying out quality improvement and research.

  • Key dates and conferences.

  • Selection of educational evening events in convenient locations.

  • An area where all teaching material is uploaded for trainees to review at a time convenient for them.

  • Information about further training and applications.

  • Access to mentors from each of the higher specialty training programmes.

  • Access to contact details for royal college tutors and other pastoral support.

  • Discussion forms for trainees to discuss topics concerning training.

  • An online journal club.

  • Interesting cases/electrocardiography.