The key aspects of the postgraduate training for acquisition of the title Specialist in Radiation Oncology, as well as duration and contents, are regulated in the postgraduate training programme of the SSRO (> programme German, > catalogue of learning objectives German, > programme French, > catalogue of learning objectives French) (applicable since 1st July 2017).*
Persons who have completed all conditions (excl. specialist examination) pursuant to the old programme (> programme PDF German, > programme PDF French) by 30th June 2022 may claim conferral of the title as per the old regulations of 1st January 2012. However, the written examination in the form of multiple choice questions will take place in English from 2017 (cf. Article 6 of Transitional Provisions in the current Postgraduate Training Programme).
The body responsible for the postgraduate training of the SSRO is the Medical Education Commission.