The National Occupational Standards on Allergy developed by Skills for Health are available on the Skills for Health website at:
Guidance setting out their use is also freely available to employers organisations and staff across the sector.
Pursuant to the answer given on 7 July 2009, no additional posts have been established by the Department for open recruitment into allergy. The Department created an additional five centrally funded allergy training posts and five immunology posts in 2007. The national health service and deaneries are responsible for establishing whether there is a local need to commission more local training posts.