Full Course Information
- How To Enrol
- CPD Hours
Outline & Components
This course provides GPs with theoretical knowledge on advanced dermatological surgery and procedures as well as how to manage surgical risk and complications in more critical situations. This course consists of six online topics:
Full thickness skin grafts
Split Thickness skin grafts
Principles of flap repairs
Surgical complications and treatments
Webinars & Case Discussion Forum
Attend or watch online webinars and participate in open discussion on diagnosis and management direct with our expert Dermatologists.
Respond to authentic clinical case studies and challenge yourself to provide a diagnosis and first-step management plan on the clinical information and dermoscopic images.
Assessment for this course requires the satisfactory completion of topic based quizzes and practice scenarios, participation in the case discussion forum, submission of 1 case study and a final MCQ exam.
The course requires 30 study hours.
course dates 2024
This course repeats every Trimester, however, you can enrol at any time to access the course material. Please be advised that the interactive components of this course – webinars and marking of case studies – are only run during Trimester times. Please ensure you select which Trimester you would like to start in.
Trimester 1 2024 5th Feb – 28th April
Trimester 2 2024 13th May – 4th Aug
Trimester 3 2024 19th Aug – 10th Nov
One low fee includes access to the course for the duration of study including all learning material and resources:
- GPs $1,150
- GP registrars $1,050
how to enrol
Click HERE to be directed to our online shop and the purchase page.
Here you pay online to gain access to the course.
Once you have successfully paid online for your course access, you will receive a receipt as well as a confirmation of enrolment email with account details to access your course.
Please note that enrolments are only secured once payment is made. Adding the course to your cart will not hold an enrolment place.
This course is aimed at General Practitioners, Registrars and prevocational Doctors.
For queries regarding your eligibility, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
*General Practitioners practicing outside of Australia are also welcome to enroll in the course, but have to submit their qualifications for verification BEFORE enrolling. Please email your primary medical qualifications/degrees to us at email@example.com and we will get back to you with further instructions.
course learning outcomes
At the successful completion of this course, you will be able to:
Recall how to perform advanced dermatological surgery and procedures (including full thickness skin grafts, split thickness skin grafts, principles of flap repairs, and regional closures).
Determine the appropriate circumstances in which to perform advanced dermatological surgery and procedures.
Assess the risks and complications relating to advanced dermatological surgery and procedures.
Compare ways in which surgical risk may be managed.
This course is approved for the below RACGP CPD hours:
The RNZCGP recognises activities and events done through Dermatology Australasia.
This course is also ACRRM approved for the following PDP hours:
- 20 Educational Activity Hours
- 8 Performance Review Hours
- 2 Outcome Measurement Hours
Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a statement of completion with the number of awarded CPD hours in compliance with the RACGP CPD program requirements. You will also be awarded a certificate for the completed course issued by Dermatology Australasia.
These courses are designed to provide General Practitioners and related health professionals with knowledge and skills in a range of Dermatology and skin health areas to develop their expertise and confidence in dealing with patients who present with dermatological conditions. It aims to assist you in the day-to-day management of these patients and in making the decision as to when to refer a patient to a Dermatologists.
Completion of this course does not provide you with qualifications in dermatology or guarantee you access into the ACD Specialist Training Program. In order to practice as a Specialist Dermatologist you must complete the ACD Specialist Training Program.