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Specialty Certificate Examinations

The specialty pages provide more information about each of the 11 specialties, including examination dates, sample questions and resources.

The SCEs are available in:

Note to international candidates

An awareness of the content of UK national guidelines such as the following used in clinical practice should form part of the preparation for these examinations:

Five specialities, Acute Medicine, Endocrinology & Diabetes, Geriatric Medicine, Neurology and Rheumatology, may also include questions about the driving laws in the UK and candidates are expected to be familiar with these laws. Please see the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) website for more details.

Candidates taking the SCE in Endocrinology and Diabetes should also be aware of the third European directive on driving which was due to be implemented in January 2013.