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How to become an examiner with RCEM

Become an Examiner

The role of being a College Examiner is a privilege that carries with it the responsibility of maintaining the highest standards, as expected by patients, candidates and Members and Fellows.

The College welcomes applications from all members of the College who meet the eligibility criteria. There are four grades of examiner:

  • FRCEM Examiner
  • MRCEM Examiner (UK)
  • MRCEM Examiner (International)
  • Question Writer

Full details of the roles and responsibilities of each grade of examiner, the person specifications and application form are available in the Examiner Regulations Pack .

The Examiner Application Form is also available. (Via member login)

Upcoming Examiner workshops

All new examiners are required to attend a training workshop prior to examining. Workshops are held face to face and in 2022 will take place in London, Glasgow and Manchester.  Current examiners are required to attend either a full day’s workshop or an online refresher workshop (schedule to follow) in order to ensure they are up to date with the 2021 exam structure.

Wednesday 12 October 2022 – London
Friday 21 October 2022 –  Manchester – FULLY BOOKED
Sunday 30 October 2022 – Kochi

If you require any further information on examiner roles, please contact

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