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Assignment codes

To sit an IAC paper you must have evidence that you have worked 6 months or a minimum of 48 shifts in a relevant area in the last two years.
To have a code added you must have:

  • 6 months experience or a minimum 48 shifts in the relevant area which has been gained in the last two years
  • Successfully completed the relevant Interview and Assessment Centre (IAC) paper for the area.
All IAC papers are taken under exam conditions at one of NHS Professionals formal IACs.
To work in any area of a Trust you must already have the relevant experience of 6 months or 48 shifts in the previous two years. NHS Professionals do not offer supervised placements.