IPC provides English classes two days a week to enable refugee doctors to pass IELTS or OET exams.
These English exams are required for medics trained in other countries to practice in the UK.
They then have two medical exams they then need to pass before they can start working within the NHS. North Tees NHS Trust provides support through clinical placements and help in applying for NHS jobs.

REPOD is a partnership between IPC, North Tees NHS Trust (Stockton) and Health Education North East (HENE).

“My highly valuable credentials were just pieces of papers and not valid in the UK. Luckily I found REPOD programme run by absolutely capable and committed people who not only

Dr Tanveer

Dr. Tanveer (2020)