Naturally Occurring Evidence

'It is the nature of General Practice that you will be able to demonstrate competencies outside of the formalised assessments; teaching would be one of these. In these circumstances you can ask your trainer / supervisor to validate such competencies through the learning log as Naturally Occurring Evidence.'


RCGP 2012


In other words it can be more practical to demonstrate some of the curriculums required competencies by using natrually occuring evidence such as


Significant Event Analysis


Research Projects

Case Studies




These should be documented and filed in your e-portfolio. The Yorkshire and Humber deanery provide some useful guidance on naturally occuring evidence and a link is included here.