Training, Examinations & Professional Development

This section covers:

  • careers in paediatrics and child health
  • recruitment
  • training tools
  • examinations (including results lookup)
  • information for examiners
  • continuing professional development (CPD) and revalidation


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The College offers the Membership Examination (MRCPCH) and the Diploma in Child Health (DCH)

Updates - Examinations

Current or breaking news and information for trainees relating to the MRCPCH and DCH Examinations in the UK and overseas


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Postgraduate training

A resource section with a wide range of information useful to those developing a career in paediatrics


Guidance for trainees on workplace-based assessments or supervised learning events (SLEs), falsification protocol,...

Professional development

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E-learning resources

Support paediatricians and other child health professionals to achieve essential competences in many areas

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Key requirements of the RCPCH CPD scheme and related resources, how to register, our CPD audit process