Hello and welcome to this module on Appraisal for Medical Appraisers. As a Medical Appraiser you have a crucially important role in delivering high quality and consistent appraisal. You facilitate the formative elements of challenge and support and help to ensure that doctors are on course for successfully completing the revalidation cycle. You will shortly be attending a very practical workshop, designed to ensure that appraisals you conduct are positive processes that drive quality improvement through the development of individual doctors. To prepare you for the workshop, this online module will help you become familiar with key documentation demanded by the process. In 15-20 minutes you will have reviewed and understood the value and content of the documents and be ready to confidently enjoy the workshop with a head start. Enjoy the module!