Eligibility for FRCA Examinations

The College wishes to encourage anaesthetists who are SAS or Specialty Doctors and who have not already gained a Fellowship by examination to sit the appropriate examination(s) if they are eligible.  To be eligible to enter the Primary and Final FRCA examinations, candidates must meet the following criteria:

  • left approved training more than five years ago
  • is currently practicing anaesthesia in the UK
  • is a member of the College, and
  • has the written support of the local Regional Adviser

SAS/Specialty Doctors who left approved training within the last five years are eligible to apply as former trainees.  Click here for the full Primary and Final Examination Regulations.

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