Training & Examinations

This section covers all you need to know about the training structure for ICM.  Navigate through the menu to the left or the links below to find information on currcula and assessments and resources that underpin and support training.

Changes coming into effect on the 1st January 2019;





Following approval from the GMC the FFICM Final MCQ will consist of 50 MTF and 50 SBA questions answered over 3 hours. The first exam to be administered in the new format will take place on the 8th January 2019

1st January 2019

FICM/FPM/RCoA transparency data: the cost of training: The Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine (FICM), Royal College of Anaesthetists (RCoA) and the Faculty of Pain Medicine (FPM) ensure that trainees, members and fellows are provided with an appropriate breakdown of costs of supporting trainees and in the provision of the examinations that form part of the relevant training programmes.  Please click here to see the full report.

The Academy of Medical Royal College have now released their Cost of Training report, please click here for further details. 

Find out more about affiliate training and seeking formal CCT equivalence (CESR).