AFOEM Stage B Practical Examination

The Stage B Practical Examination tests your clinical skills in Occupational and Environmental Medicine at the end of Stage B training.


Key dates

Applications open Monday 1 May 2023
Applications close 5pm AEST, Friday 12 May 2023
Pre-exam special consideration requests close
(for provisions on exam day)
Friday 12 May 2023
Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 November 2023
Exam day special consideration requests close
(for technical and procedural issues)
Thursday 23 November 2023
Results released From 3pm AEDT, Thursday 7 December 2023

Dates are correct as of Thursday 16 March 2023 and are subject to change due to the impacts of COVID-19.

Contingency plans

Plan A: Deliver as planned, face-to-face on 18 and 19 November 2023.

Exam to occur in a face-to-face format at The Royal Adelaide Hospital (RAH). Trainees from across Australia and Aotearoa New Zealand attend RAH at an allocated time during the scheduled exam day(s).

Plan B: If the exam can't be delivered as planned on 18 and 19 November due to unforeseen circumstances, the exam will be postponed and will proceed minimum 3 months later for all candidates.

A postponed exam delivery isn't available for individual cases. Withdrawal due to individual circumstances, including COVID-19 or other illnesses, will be considered on a case-by-case basis. For more information, see the Special Consideration for Assessment Policy (PDF).


Royal Adelaide Hospital
Outpatients Department, Level 3 (Entrance Level)
Port Road, Adelaide SA 5000

For up-to-date COVID-19 restrictions, familiarise yourself with the South Australia public health regulations at

Plan your journey with RAH transport and parking.



See College Fees Terms and Conditions to learn more about paying your exam fees.

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