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Pre-exam Courses

ACT | NSW | NT | QLD | SA | TAS | VIC | WA

24 Mar 2018 - 24 Mar 2018

ACT

2018.1 ACT Pre-Exam OSCE


Time: 10.00am - 4.15pm

Venue: YourGP@Crace, 5 Baratta Street, Crace ACT 2911

This provides a detailed tour of the Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) process including exam tips and preparation tips. Video vignettes illustrate exam performance and how it can be improved. Experienced examiners then lead small groups through different OSCE stations. Group sizes are capped to provide more opportunity for performing and discussing. Although stations are timed, there is sufficient time to discuss both scenarios and performances. .

Cost: RACGP members $425
          Non-Member $485

Contact: Aga Mendrzejewski

Tel: 02 9886 4700

05 May 2018 - 05 May 2018

ACT

2018.1 ACT 'Polish Up' Simulated Exam

Time: 12:50pm - 5:15pm

Venue: Address To Be Advised After 5th February

This workshop is for candidates who are already familiar with the exam requirements. It is designed to 'finish off' your exam preparation. By realistically replicating the exam environment, 'Polish up' provides a good feel of time and exam pressures.

The simulated exam of eight clinical stations includes short cases, long cases and structured viva. Participants will undertake the exam rotation either singly or in pairs, thus providing participation in four cases and observing four cases. Examiners will mark participants after the exam, the QA examiners will provide feedback as a group and participants will receive individual rating sheets.

A 1.5 hour physical examination tutorial runs in parallel with each exam rotation

Cost: RACGP Member $400 / Non Member $460

Contact: Aga Mendrzejewski

Tel: 02 9886 4700

09 Jun 2018 - 09 Jun 2018

ACT

2018.2 ACT - AKT & KFP Pre Exam Workshop


Time: AKT - 9.15am - 12.40pm
          KFP -1.10pm - 4.30pm

Venue: Cliftons Canberra, Level 2, 10 Moore Street, CANBERRA ACT 2601

AKT workshop focuses on applied knowledge, time management and question interpretation.

KFP workshop addresses how to read Key Feature Problem (KFP) questions, understanding the language, with some dos and don'ts.

After completing a substantial hardcopy AKT/KFP practice exam, there will be discussions about what the correct responses are and to understand why some responses are wrong. Candidates should separately familiarise themselves with web pages of the online exam.

Places are limited in all courses, please register early to avoid disappointment

Cost: AKT $200
          KFP $200

Contact: Aga Mendrzejewski

Tel: 02 9886 4700

08 Mar 2018 - 17 May 2018

NSW

2018.1 Thursday Evening Pre-Exam Tutorial Series - OSCE

Time: 8.00pm - 10.00pm
Venue: College House, Level 7, 12 Mount Street, North Sydney NSW 2060

The Thursday Evening Series is specifically designed to assist RACGP Fellowship candidates with their preparation for both the online and clinical components of the College exam
Part 2 of the Thursday evening series is specifically designed to assist RACGP Fellowship candidates with their preparation for OSCE component of the College exam. The first 4 sessions are in lecture style and the remaining 6 are small group work - simulated consultations.

Sessions are facilitated by Dr Lou Gallo (RACGP QA Examiner) and Dr Mark Lee (RACGP QA Examiner).

Cost: RACGP members_Enrolment in Full Series $900
          RACGP members_Enrolment in Individual Session $100

Register for all 10 sessions in advance and save $100

Contact: Aga Mendrzejewski

Tel: 02 9886 4700

07 Apr 2018 - 07 Apr 2018

NSW

2018.1 NSW Pre-Exam OSCE


Time: 10.00am - 4.00pm

Venue: The Chris O'Brien Lifehouse, 119-143 Missenden Road, Camperdown NSW 2050

This provides a detailed tour of the Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) process including exam tips and preparation tips. Video vignettes illustrate exam performance and how it can be improved. Experienced examiners then lead small groups through different OSCE stations. Group sizes are capped to provide more opportunity for performing and discussing. Although stations are timed, there is sufficient time to discuss both scenarios and performances. .

Cost: RACGP members $425
          Non-Member $485

Contact: Aga Mendrzejewski

Tel: 02 9886 4700

28 Apr 2018 - 28 Apr 2018

NSW

2018.1 NSW 'Polish Up' Simulated Exam

Time: 1:15pm - 5:45pm

Venue: Chris O'Brien Lifehouse, Level 2, 119-143 Missenden Road, Camperdown NSW 2050

This workshop is for candidates who are already familiar with the exam requirements. It is designed to 'finish off' your exam preparation. By realistically replicating the exam environment, 'Polish up' provides a good feel of time and exam pressures.

The simulated exam of eight clinical stations includes short cases, long cases and structured viva. Participants will undertake the exam rotation either singly or in pairs, thus providing participation in four cases and observing four cases. Examiners will mark participants after the exam, the QA examiners will provide feedback as a group and participants will receive individual rating sheets.

A 1.5 hour physical examination tutorial runs in parallel with each exam rotation

Cost: RACGP members $400
         Non-Member $460

Contact: Aga Mendrzejewski

Tel: 02 9886 4700

23 Jun 2018 - 23 Jun 2018

NSW

2018.2 NSW - AKT & KFP Pre Exam Workshop


Time: AKT - 9.15am - 12.45pm
          KFP - 1.15pm - 4.40pm

Venue:Cliftons, 60 Margaret St, Sydney NSW 2000

AKT workshop focuses on applied knowledge, time management and question interpretation.

KFP workshop addresses how to read Key Feature Problem (KFP) questions, understanding the language, with some dos and don'ts.

After completing a substantial hardcopy AKT/KFP practice exam, there will be discussions about what the correct responses are and to understand why some responses are wrong. Candidates should separately familiarise themselves with web pages of the online exam.

Places are limited in all courses, please register early to avoid disappointment

Cost: AKT $200
          KFP $200

Contact: Aga Mendrzejewski

Tel: 02 9886 4700

07 Apr 2018 - 07 Apr 2018

NT

2018.1 OSCE Preparation Course - Darwin

The RACGP SA&NT are pleased to announce the addition of the '2018.1 OSCE Preparation Course - Darwin' to further assist candidates with preparing for the 2018.1 RACGP Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE). Lead by NT Assessment Panel Chair Dr Natasha Pavlin, this course will include an in-depth review of the Aboriginal Health, VIVA and Physical Examination cases with interactive sessions facilitated by experienced NT Examiners and conclude with a Q&A session. This course has been developed to precede the 2018.1 Simulated OSCE Exam Workshop - Darwin on Saturday 28 April 2018.

Date: Saturday 7 April 2018

Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm

Venue: NT PHN, 23 Albatross Street, Winnellie, NT

Cost: RACGP Member $350

Special Offer: Register for both the NT Preparation Course and NT Simulated OSCE Exam Workshop at the discounted rate of $700. This offer is only available by contacting Jess Fry on (08) 8267 8325.

Contact: Jessica Fry

Tel: 08 8267 8325

28 Apr 2018 - 28 Apr 2018

NT

2018.1 Simulated OSCE Exam Workshop - Darwin

This half day simulated Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) aims to provide candidates with a greater understanding of the examination and examiner expectations for successful performance within the OSCE. Undertaken in pairs, candidates will rotate through eight stations consisting of short, long and a VIVA cases administered by experienced NT OSCE examiners. Participant numbers are limited with this workshop, early registration is encouraged to secure your place.

Date: Saturday 28 April 2018

Time: 9:00am - 1:00pm

Venue: Palmerston GP Super Clinic, 3 Gurd Street, Farrar NT 0830

Cost: RACGP Member $400

Special Offer: Register for both the NT Preparation Course and NT Simulated OSCE Exam Workshop at the discounted rate of $700. This offer is only available by contacting Jess Fry on (08) 8267 8325.

Contact: Jessica Fry

Tel: 08 8267 8325

04 Mar 2018 - 04 Mar 2018

QLD

2018.2 QLD Face-to-face AKT & KFP Pre-exam Course 4 Mar

RACGP Queensland will conduct a whole day workshop to assist candidates in their preparation for the RACGP Fellowship Examinations. This workshop will be facilitated by the RACGP Queensland State Censor, Dr Genevieve Yates.

During the workshop, candidates will be provided with an overview of both the AKT and KFP examinations and practice questions, with feedback provided.

Please register early to avoid disappointment as registrations for this course will close five working days before the course commencement date.Please note that the content for the AKT KFP face to face workshops and the AKT KFP webinar series is the same. RACGP Queensland does not recommend enrolling in both the face to face workshop and the webinar series.

Contact: Ms Liz Wells

Tel: 07 3456 8944

14 Apr 2018 - 14 Apr 2018

QLD

2018.1 Clinical Exam Workshop

RACGP Queensland will conduct a simulated workshop to assist candidates in their preparation for the RACGP Fellowship Examinations. The workshops are facilitated by RACGP trained examiners.

In the practice clinical examination, candidates will be provided with an overview of the examination and an introduction session as well as the opportunity to be involved in a short simulation of a clinical examination. Candidates will work in small groups and follow a pre-defined roster which willl include one viva case, several short cases and a long case. Feedback will be provided after each case. There will also be an overall feedback session provided by the Queensland Assessment Panel Chair, Dr Christopher Pitt in addition to RACGP examiners.

Contact: Ms Liz Wells

Tel: 07 3456 8944

29 Apr 2018 - 29 Apr 2018

QLD

2018.2 QLD Face-to-face AKT & KFP Pre-exam Course 29 April

RACGP Queensland will conduct a whole day workshop to assist candidates in their preparation for the RACGP Fellowship Examinations. This workshop will be facilitated by the RACGP Queensland State Censor, Dr Genevieve Yates.

During the workshop, candidates will be provided with an overview of both the AKT and KFP examinations and practice questions, with feedback provided.

Please register early to avoid disappointment as registrations for this course will close five working days before the course commencement date.Please note that the content for the AKT KFP face to face workshops and the AKT KFP webinar series is the same. RACGP Queensland does not recommend enrolling in both the face to face workshop and the webinar series.

Contact: Ms Liz Wells

Tel: 07 3456 8944

07 Apr 2018 - 07 Apr 2018

SA

Preparation Workshop: 2018.1 OSCE

Date: Saturday 7 April

Time: 8.45am - 4.00pm

Venue: 15 Gover St, North Adelaide SA 5006

This one day workshop is designed to assist candidates in preparing for the Objective Structured Clinical Examination, aiming to provide an outline of the exam components, improve clinical decision making skills and allow practice of communication techniques.

Candidates will be tutored by experienced members of the RACGP SA exam panel on how to address long, short and viva cases. Engaging in small facilitated group session which will allow practice and feedback to be provided on your performance in mock cases.

Cost: $500

Places are limited, so book early to avoid disappointment.
If you are unsuccessful with the 2018.1 AKT/KFP, and a cancellation request is received in writing before the program, a refund will be granted.

Contact: Jessica Landers

Tel: 08 8267 8313

21 Apr 2018 - 21 Apr 2018

TAS

FRACGP Pre-exam Workshop: OSCE

RACGP Tasmania will conduct a pre-exam workshop to assist candidates in their preparation for the RACGP Fellowship examination.

The workshop focuses on the clinical (OSCE) component of the examination process and will be facilitated by RACGP trained examiners.

Contact: Ms Melita Medisauskas

Tel: 03 6212 5888

02 Jun 2018 - 02 Jun 2018

TAS

FRACGP Pre-exam Workshop: AKT/KFP

RACGP Tasmania will conduct a pre-exam workshop to assist candidates in their preparation for the RACGP Fellowship Examnination.The workshop will consider the AKT/KFP component of the examination process.

During the workshop cadidates will have opportunity to discuss their preparation for the FRACGP with experienced Fellows. This interaction offers valuable insight into the exam process.

Contact: Ms Melita Medisauskas

Tel: 03 6212 5888

03 Apr 2018 - 08 May 2018

WA

Objective Structured Clinical Exam Study Group Series 2018.1

This study group series is designed to assist exam candidates in their preparation for the Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE), featuring highly interactive face-to-face lectures on medical topics covered in the exam.

Dates:Tuesday 3, 10, 17, 24 Apr and 1, 8 May

Time: 6.30 - 8.30 pm

Venue: College House, 34 Harrogate Street, West Leederville.

Cost: $300 for entire series

Contact: Julia McNamara

Tel: 08 9489 9555

07 Apr 2018 - 08 Apr 2018

WA

Clinical Exam Preparation Workshop 2018.1

This two day pre-exam workshop is designed to assist candidates in their preparation for the 2018.1 FRACGP clinical examination. It includes a mock version of the clinical exam and individual feedback from experienced FRACGP examiners.

Dates: Saturday 7 April: Case role play and practice
Sunday 8 April: Pre-exam OSCE wokshop (mock OSCE)

Time:Saturday 7 April: 8.00 am - 4.30 pm
Sunday 8 April: 9.00 am - 12.30 pm

Venue: Saturday 7 April: College House, 34 Harrogate Street, West Leederville, Perth.
Sunday 8 April: Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands.

Cost: Case role play and practice: $295
Pre-exam OSCE workshop: $550
Both workshops: $845


Last date for regsitration - Monday, 2 April 2018

Contact: Julia McNamara

Tel: 08 9489 9555