Change to DCH rules and regulations 2017

Candidates for the Diploma of Child Health can now take the two examinations - Foundation of Practice and DCH Clinical - in any order.

The RCPCH Examinations Executive Committee have approved a change in DCH examination regulation. 

This permites candidates to apply for the DCH Clinical examination without having first passed the Foundation of Practice theory examination.

This change is applicable to all DCH route candidate applications as of 2017.2 DCH Clinical application period, which opens on Monday 24 July 2017.