EDIC II Preparation Course

ESICM is the only official body accredited to provide training for EDIC certification.

The EDIC II Preparation Course (Autumn 2021) is fully booked.

The 2021 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.
Due to the technical limitations of the platform for the online mock exams, the registrations will be limited to 60 places!

Course director

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


Live virtual


  • Opening of the online classroom: August 2, 2021
  • Online mock exam: October 12, 2021 – 13:00-18:30 (CEST)
  • Closing of the online classroom: November 9, 2021

Key Reasons to Attend

  • 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

Course Content

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

Who should attend this course? 

  • EDIC Candidates who want to improve their chance of success

Further questions? Contact us at education@esicm.org