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

Exams

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Examinations

The College offers two types of examinations; Membership Examinations (MRCPCH) and the Diploma in Child Health (DCH).

Examination pass rates

MRCPCH exam pass rates for all candidates, broken down by UK and overseas graduation - updated March 2014

Training

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Postgraduate training

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

Academic paediatric training

Academic guide for trainees to assist them in advancing their involvement in child health research

Professional development

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E-learning resources

E-Learning resources to support paediatricians and other child health professionals

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

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