The PLAB(Professional and Linguistic Assessments Board) test is for doctors who have qualified overseas and wish to practise medicine in the UK under limited registration. The test assesses your ability, as a doctor, to work safely as a senior house officer (SHO) in a UK NHS hospital.
There are 2 parts:
Part 1 -3 hour, 200 single best answer (SBA) questions.
Part 2 – 18 scenarios, each lasting 8 minutes