Continuing professional development

If you are a career-grade paediatrician - whether a consultant or SAS doctor - or a child health professional we can help you develop your knowledge and skills.
For those who are completing their paediatric training, or who are working in a career-grade role, it can be difficult to know what happens next. Our guide highlights career options and support for you.
Assess and plan your educational needs with the RCPCH CPD scheme - you'll get access to our CPD Diary website and app, plus guidance from our friendly team.
We want to ensure that educational opportunities for child health professionals are high quality and relevant. We can assess your activity - face-to-face or online - for endorsement or CPD approval.

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Our courses


MRCPCH Clinical exam preparation course (2 days)

23 May 2019


This course is intended for candidates revising for MRCPCH Clinical in June 2019, but is recommended at any stage in your preparation. You will gain a greater understanding of the key skills required and the pitfalls to avoid. The course will focus on exam technique and prepare you for the various s...

A great mentor not only has appropriate skills, but a willingness to listen and support. This regular (or intermittent) contact can make a significant different to a developing paediatrician, whether they have started training, or are about to become a consultant.