Regional Advisors & Faculty Tutors

The FICM manages a network of Regional Advisors and Faculty Tutors

These local trainers deliver, advise upon, quality assure and sign off on Intensive Care Medicine training.




The FICM Training, Assessment and Quality Committee are responsible for the appointment and re-appointment of Regional Advisors in ICM (RAs) and Faculty Tutors (FTs) who oversee local ICM training at regional and hospital level.

Regional Advisors are responsible for ensuring that training and education in Intensive Care Medicine, in their region, is properly delegated and organised, fulfils the requirements of the CCT curriculum, is accessible to all trainees through suitable communication channels and is appropriately supervised.

RAs are assisted by Faculty Tutors who are consultants appointed to supervise ICM training.


  • The Lead RA for ICM is Dr Andrew Sharman

Training Leads Annual Meeting

The Faculty holds a yearly Training Leadership Annual Meeting (TLAM - previously known as the RA/FT/TPD Meeting). 

If you are are a Faculty Tutor, Regional Advisor or Training Programme Director, you will be sent the necessary details by the Faculty, which will allow you to join the meeting when it occurs or access a video recording after the event.

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