About the course

Oxford FFICM Course

FFICM examination preparation course

 

  • This 1-day course takes place at the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford
  • Objective structured clinical examination (OSCE) and structured oral examination (SOE) stations are conducted under exam conditions to provide a realistic FFICM exam scenario
  • Timings are identical to the FFICM exam
  • SOEs are consultant-led
  • All styles of questions are included e.g. practical, data interpretation, communication
  • Question standard validated by feedback from FFICM examiners and recent candidates
  • Lunch and refreshments are provided throughout the day
  • Individual feedback is provided

Example agenda

  • 08.00-09.00 Registration
  • 09.00-09.30 Introduction
  • 09.30-11.15 OSCE 1 (12 x 7 minute stations with 1 minute breaks)
  • 11.15-11.45 Break
  • 11.45-12.45 OSCE 2 (6 x 7 minute stations with 1 minute breaks)
  • 12.45-14.00 Lunch
  • 14.00-15.30 SOE 1 (9 x 7 minutes stations with 2 minute breaks)
  • 15.30-16.00 Break
  • 16.00-16.45 SOE 2 (5 x 7 minutes stations with 2 minute breaks)
  • 16.45-17.00 Marks and feedback
  • 17.00 Close