An internationally recognised qualification in occupational medicine
Licentiateship of the Faculty of Occupational Medicine of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (LFOM) is accredited by the Medical Council of Ireland as a key knowledge-based assessment for occupational medicine in Ireland.
LFOM is an internationally recognised qualification that is achieved through examination.
It is an essential component of Higher Specialist Training in Occupational Medicine, the final stage of training before independent practice. Passing LFOM is a good sign that you are ready to take the more advanced Membership of the Faculty of Occupational Medicine (MFOM) exam, which is also a requirement for Higher Specialist Training in Occupational Medicine.