Preparatory correspondence program

This program is designed for those who wish to take the written, internal or external Health and welfare inspector examination.

Course curriculum

  • Internal examination: short administrative report
  • External examination: dissertation and summary

+ one option for both examinations: public law, public finance, French social security system

Teaching material

Methodological guidelines, bibliographical guidelines, records, documents and summaries, course material, a set of three essays for each subject that will be marked individually and for which key answers will be sent.

Intensive preparatory program

A preparatory program is available for cadre B (Grade B) public servants at the Health, Youth and Sports Ministry selected by the Social Action Ministry (40 places available, the course is held in Rennes). The program takes the form of 1 or 2 week sessions held at the EHESP over several months.

The program covers knowledge, methods and learning of the position of management in health and welfare action.

Public servants who wish to take this program should apply to their regional professional development units (Cellules régionales de formation continue – CEREFOC).

Preparation for the oral

Successful applicants can take a preparatory program for the oral examinations. This is a 3 day course at the EHESP on the methodology and practice for oral examinations.


Responsable pédagogique

Olivier MANGON

Contact pédagogique

Marie-Hélène BERRY
Tel : +33 (0) 2 99 02 29 57 – E-mail :


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Modified on 18 October 2021