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

Audit

Research Projects

Case Studies

Presentation

Complaints

 

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.