CICM Fellowship

Education resources and links recommended by The Alfred ICU education team. See also CICM Fellowship Exams database

CICM Exam Preparation

CICM Exam resources (all of these resources are free to access):

First Part Exam resources:

  • Written practice question (SAQs) for CICM First Part Exam Preparation on INTENSIVE. Additional/ older questions can be accessed as google docs: First Part.
  • Part One – a superb, easy to use website covering both the CICM and ANZCA part one exam curricula that should be the first stop for all First Part candidates.
  • ICUPrimaryPrep – a very useful collection of past CICM First Part exam questions and study notes
  • Deranged Physiology – a fantastic ICU exam resource, packed with useful illustrations
  • Candidates should consider attending the Victorian Primary Exam Candidates Course (VPECC)
  • Exams-First Part – The official CICM pages detailing the first part exam, including exam locations, dates, costs and free downloads of past papers with the examiner’s reports (candidates must read these carefully!)
  • CICM Exam Writing Paper (pdf) – print this out (double-sided) to practice answering questions under exam conditions
FOAMcc resources

FOAMcc is ‘free open-access meducation for critical care’. In addition to INTENSIVE, there are lots of other great FOAMcc resources out there. Some of our favourites include:


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