HERMES Examinations

Registration for the HERMES examinations is now closed. 

The HERMES European examinations are open to respiratory professionals aiming to earn the HERMES diploma or for those who simply want to keep abreast of developments in the field and test their knowledge against their peers.

The exams are knowledge-based and composed of 90 multiple choice questions.

Sitting the exam for the HERMES diploma

You can sit the exam to earn the HERMES diploma. In order to be eligible for the certification of the diploma, candidates must fulfil the requirements and complete specific registration procedures, which can be found at

Sitting the exam for self-assessment or in-training assessment

You can also sit the examination as part of a self-assessment exercise or as an in-training assessment. Participation in the examination on this basis will not lead to the European diploma and it is not possible to convert to the European diploma after the examination.

Following completion of the examinations detailed, individual feedback according to the syllabus topics will be provided to allow participants to progress; those eligible may be awarded the European diploma if they pass the exam.

Registration for HERMES examinations is additional to the congress registration fee and is as follows:

 Adult respiratory medicinePaediatric respiratory medicine
European diploma €290 €360
In-training assessment €150 €185
Self assessment €150 €185


Date of examination: Saturday 26 September, 2015

Time: 14.00–17.00

Venue: To be confirmed

Register today via MyERS