Skip to main content
(press enter)

Revalidation Support Unit (RSU)

About us

Revalidation Wales Website: We are currently updating our site, if you require any information or documents please contact

The Revalidation Support Unit (RSU) aims to support and improve professional standards through continuing professional development (CPD), appraisal and revalidation.

Our remit:


Management of a suit of online systems to support NHS Wales staff including Medical Appraisal Revalidation System (MARS), Orbit360™ and Dental Appraisal System (DAS)

Continuing professional development (CPD)

Delivery of CPD via blended learning approach for doctors in Wales


Management of the GP Appraisal Process including the employment and training of approximately 90 GP Appraisers.

arrow pointing up

Leading on Quality Management systems and providing support for Revalidation.

Our ethos:

We place huge significance on working collaboratively to reach our goals. We continuously challenge ourselves to make the best use of our knowledge and expertise whilst having a positive and proactive outlook.


We value greatly our role and position within HEIW and wider NHS Wales. We recognise the importance of sharing best practice and working closely with a range of key stakeholders to enhance our work and ultimately positively influence patient care

Your privacy

This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience, please accept these so we can deliver a more reliable service.

To find out more, read our privacy policy and cookie policy.

Manage preferences