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


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Postgraduate training

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

Academic paediatric training

New academic guide published for trainees to assist them in advancing their involvement in research.

Trainee Representation

The College seeks and welcomes the views of trainees in its work on setting and maintaining standards in clinical practice,...

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

What can a doctor do to prepare?

Highlighting the key things paediatricians can start to do to prepare for the introduction of revalidation in late 2012.