Courses & Resources
The Medic Portal provides a huge range of support aids for teachers, ranging from courses, to workshops, to online resources. These have all been developed by doctors and education professionals to help you navigate the Medical School application process.
Below is a list of services that can help you and your students.
Teacher Courses and Resources: Testimonials
“From your advice we made changes to how we support our aspiring medics – and as a consequence 17 out of the 18 students who applied for Medicine for 2018 entry have secured at least one interview and many have received offers back already. We also managed to get 3 out of 4 students into Cambridge, so we are absolutely delighted!”
Sir John Deane’s College
“We were very pleased with both the UCAT and BMAT preparation days which you ran for us in-house. Their attention to detail and teaching methods were excellent and our pupils came away with greater confidence and knowledge of what was required.”
“We were hugely impressed with the UKCAT training provided by you for our medical applicants and the scores the students went on to achieve were undoubtedly improved as a result. The trainer provided a highly interactive experience and was clearly very much in touch with the detailed requirements of medical applications.”
Cheltenham Ladies’ College
“The [Teacher Conference] is definitely worth attending […] Great insight into which Medical Schools to apply to, what to expect at interview and what should go in the School Reference and Personal Statement.”
Head of Careers, Warwick School
To see more reviews of our courses from other teachers, visit our Testimonials page.
The Medic Portal is a definitive online resource aimed at helping teachers of aspiring medics, as well as parents and the students themselves. Many of our online resources are free. These can be accessed within the website and include:
We regularly run Teacher Conferences to ensure teachers and careers advisors are providing up to date and excellent advice to all aspiring medics. Invaluable insights from admissions tutors will underpin the day and you will leave equipped to best prepare the aspiring medics at your school. Please visit our Teacher Conferences page for a list of upcoming dates.
All of The Medic Portal’s courses (except MMI Practice) can be delivered in-house at your school, for a reduced rate. Please fill out an enquiry form to learn more. If you have a small number of medics at your school but want an in-house course, we can help you combine with other schools.
Get into Medicine Events
Our 1-day Medicine Insight Events are a great way for your pupils to hear from our Get into Medicine experts about the application process. Find out more on our Insight Day page.
We are also running a series of large-scale Get into Medicine ‘Aspire’ events, which will leave students informed about the Get into Medicine process and inspired to become doctors. At only £10 per ticket these are a fantastic opportunity for Years 9+ to hear from top speakers, including doctors, admissions tutors, medical students and more. Follow the above link to find out more, or email us to book your students onto your nearest Aspire event.
Our bestselling books on the UCAT and BMAT are perfect for your classroom or school libraries. You can buy them here:
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