The Federal Medical Centre Abeokuta is an accredited centre for residency training in the specialties of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Internal Medicine, Family Medicine and Paediatrics while plans are at an advanced stage to commence training in Surgery, Anaesthesia and Radiology. The hospital is also involved in internship training of graduates of Medicine, Pharmacy, Radiography, Physiotherapy, and Medical Laboratory Sciences.
Undergraduate medical and allied health sciences students from local and foreign medical schools have undertaken clinical attachments in FMC Abeokuta for periods of varying duration. Nursing students from the state-owned School of Nursing also regularly undergo their practical nursing training on the wards of the hospital.
Besides, consultant staff of the hospital regularly undertake additional training programmes within and outside the country as well as participate actively in local and international conferences.
The hospital also organises monthly grand round that involves presentations from clinical departments for the benefit of the hospital community.