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Part 2 MFOM Examination

Specialty training in occupational medicine requires trainees, in approved training posts, to pass two examinations.  The second, Part 2 MFOM, is taken as an exit examination by trainees after completing the competencies of ST4 training.

This examination is also available to doctors who are not in approved training posts, as a route to Associateship of the Faculty, subject to meeting the specific eligibility criteria.

Recommended reading list [1]

Sample modified essay que [2]stions [2]

Examination fees [3]


2020 dates for the Part 2 MFOM are:

Monday, 14 September 2020 (Written – FOM, 2 Lovibond Lane, London, SE10 9FY)

Tuesday, 20 October 2020 (OSPE – Clinical Skills Centre, Samuel Fox House, Northern General Hospital, Herries Road, Sheffield, S5 7AU)

Applications for the September/October 2020 exams will open on Monday 8th June 2020 at 09:00 and will close on Monday 3rd August 2020 at 17:00. Please note that there are limited spaces for these exams and therefore will booked on a first come first serve basis. Only complete applications will be booked successfully. 


If you would like to enter into this examination, please log in to the members’ area [4] and follow the ‘Exams’ link. Ensure the application is complete and apply early during the booking period. If places fill-up still apply online as we do our best to meet demand. A ‘waiting list’ allocates places in order of application. Please note that if an examination is not available on the list it means that applications are not open at this time.

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