EDIC II Preparation Course

ESICM is the sole official provider of the European Diploma in Intensive Care (EDIC), its examinations and preparation.

The 2022 programme of the EDIC II Preparation Course, as described below, will combine self-study components with online mock exams in small groups with experienced EDIC II examiners.

Course director

Jerome COCKINGS MD, Intensive Care Unit, Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust, Reading, United Kingdom


Live virtual


OPENING of the online classroom: tbc

Online MOCK EXAM: April 20, 2022

CLOSING of the online classroom: May 31, 2022

Registrations for the EDIC II Preparation Course (Spring 2022) will open soon. 

  • This is the official ESICM EDIC Preparation Course
  • Led by experienced EDIC examiners
  • Sit the mock examination and receive individual feedback from examiners
  • Receive tips on how to pass the exam, including guidance on educational materials and other resources to best prepare for the Part II EDIC exam

  • Computer-based Assessment on Curves, Biochemistry and Imaging
  • Clinical Case Scenarios on Medical and Cardiothoracic topics
  • Mock exams in small groups

  • EDIC Candidates who want to improve their chance of success

Further questions? Contact us at education@esicm.org