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Information for prospective and current RCEM examiners

Become an Examiner

The RCEM examiner role provides a fulfilling prospect for professional development, engaging with fellow clinicians, RCEM staff and lay people across the four UK nations and internationally.

Examiners are responsible for upholding excellent standards of RCEM exams, ensuring reliability, fairness, inclusivity, equality and diversity throughout practices. They are experts on the RCEM curriculum, informing the creation and delivery of high quality, relevant and up to date exam content.

The College welcomes applications from individuals who meet the eligibility criteria. Full details of the roles and responsibilities of each grade of examiner, as well as the person specifications, are available in the Examiner Regulations Pack.
For any examiner related queries, please contact

Upcoming Examiner Training and Meetings

OSCE Examiner Workshops

  • Tuesday 30 April 2024 in London
  • Tuesday 10 September 2024 in Glasgow
  • Thursday 24 October 2024 in London
  • Friday 22 November 2024 in Manchester.

To book your workshop place, please email

The workshop places are limited, and they will be allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

Theory Question Writing

SBA Question Writing Workshops

At present, the 2024 UK SBA Question Writing workshop dates are in the process of being scheduled and will be confirmed in due course.

Please note, you must be approved as a UK examiner prior to attending the workshop. Workshops are only run in the UK and Ireland.

Follow this link to register your interest.

OSCE Station Writing

  • 26 April 2024 – virtual
  • 5 September 2024 – in person – RCEM Octavia House, London
  • 1 October 2024 – virtual
  • 26 November 2024- in person – RCEM Octavia House, London.

Follow this link to register your interest.

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