Examination Services

SCFHS - Saudi Commission for Health Specialties

The Saudi commission aims at upgrading professional performance, developing skills that enrich scientific literature and properly apply knowledge in the various fields of health specialties. Some functions include approving and supervising professional health specialist programs; accrediting health institutions that provide training; supervising specialty exams and validating their results; certifying qualified professionals; encouraging health research and publication; holding conferences and symposia for the region's health community; and setting criteria for practicing health professionals.

ID Policy:

For the SCFHS exam, the examinee must present one form of non-expired, government-issued, photo- and signature-bearing ID in English language i.e, Passport or SMART CNIC.

Test Availability:

At USEFP testing centers, SCFHS exam is available from Monday to Thursday throughout the year except for SMLE, SPLE and SDLE which are windowed based exams.

Exam Fee & Registration:

To be able to take the SCHS exam the candidates need to register with SCHS first and have a valid eligibility number to schedule exam at (http://www.prometric.com).

For information and process of SCHS registration, please visit https://www.scfhs.org.sa/en/eservices/services/Pages/registration.aspx

Rescheduling/Cancellation of Exam:

Appointments may be cancelled or rescheduled by calling the Regional Candidate Care or visiting www.prometric.com at least Thirty (30) calendar days before the appointment.

  • If candidate cancels or reschedules 16 to 30 calendar days before the test date, they will be charged a standard $50 cancelation/reschedule fee. No changes can be made between 15 and less days before the test date.
  • Cancel or Reschedule 30 Calendar Days or more before the test date: Free of Charge
  • Cancel or Reschedule 16 to 30 Calendar Days before the test date: Standard $50 cancelation/reschedule fee.
  • Cancel or Reschedule 15 Calendar Days or less before the test date: No Refund, the candidate will lose the original test fee.

Score Reports:

Typically, the test results will be posted in the SCFHS electronic portal within 7-10 working days.

Disability Services:

As per the policy, Saudi Commission for Health Specialties does not allow any person with disabilities to take the SCFHS exams.