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Pre-exam Courses

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

05 Oct 2019 - 05 Oct 2019

ACT

2019.2 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

19 Sep 2019 - 31 Oct 2019

NSW

2019.2 Thursday Evening Pre Exam Mini Series OSCE

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

1st session: 19 September 2019
2nd session: 26 September 2019
3rd session: 3 October 2019
4th session: 17 October 2019
5th session: 24 October 2019
6th session: 31 October 2019

This Thursday Evening Mini Series is specifically designed to assist RACGP Fellowship candidates with their preparation for the clinical component of the RACGP exam this November. Each week participants will be able to practice various types of cases in a simulated consultation setting to exam timing. Convenor - Dr Lou Gallo & Dr Mark Lee

Cost: RACGP members_Enrolment in Full Series $540
          RACGP members_Enrolment in Individual Session $100

Register for all six sessions in advance and save $60

Contact: Aga Mendrzejewski

Tel: 02 9886 4700

28 Sep 2019 - 28 Sep 2019

NSW

2019.2 NSW 'Mock OSCE' 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, Mock OSCE 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

12 Oct 2019 - 12 Oct 2019

NSW

2019.2 NSW Pre-Exam OSCE


Time: 10.00am - 4.15pm

Venue: The Chris O'Brien Lifehouse, Level 5, 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

21 Sep 2019 - 21 Sep 2019

NT

2019.2 OSCE Preparation Course

The RACGP SA&NT are pleased to advise the return of the 'OSCE Preparation Course - Darwin' to further assist candidates with preparing for the 2019.2 RACGP Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE). Lead by NT Assessment Panel Chair Dr Stratos Roussos, 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 2019.2 Simulated OSCE Exam Workshop - Darwin on Saturday 12 October 2019

Date: Saturday 21 September 2019

Time: 9:00am - 3:00pm

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 $750. This offer is only available by contacting Jess Fry on (08) 8267 8325.

Contact: Ms Jessica Fry

Tel: 08 8267 8325

12 Oct 2019 - 12 Oct 2019

NT

2019.2 Simulated OSCE Exam Workshop

This half day simulated Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) Darwin 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 12 Octoberl 2019

Time: 9:00am - 1:00pm

Venue: Palmerston Regional Hospital, Linco Road, Holtze, NT

Cost: RACGP Member $450

Contact: Ms Jessica Fry

Tel: 08 8267 8325

24 Aug 2019 - 24 Aug 2019

QLD

2020.1 AKT & KFP Pre-exam Workshop Brisbane

RACGP Queensland is conducting a workshop to assist candidates in their preparation for the RACGP 2020.1 AKT/KFP Fellowship Examinations. They are designed to reinforce, and extend on, the content of the Exam Support Online ALM found on gplearning. This workshop will be facilitated by the RACGP Queensland Assessment Panel Chair, Dr Christopher Pitt.

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

At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to recognise the importance of clinical reasoning and exam technique in AKT and KFP examination success and develop a personalised approach to AKT and KFP questions, including exam timing. Please register early to avoid disappointment.

Contact: QLD Exams

Tel: 07 3456 8944

25 Aug 2019 - 25 Aug 2019

QLD

2020.1 AKT & KFP Pre-exam Workshop Brisbane

RACGP Queensland is conducting a workshop to assist candidates in their preparation for the RACGP 2020.1 AKT/KFP Fellowship Examinations. They are designed to reinforce, and extend on, the content of the Exam Support Online ALM found on gplearning. This workshop will be facilitated by the RACGP Queensland Assessment Panel Chair, Dr Christopher Pitt.

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

At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to recognise the importance of clinical reasoning and exam technique in AKT and KFP examination success and develop a personalised approach to AKT and KFP questions, including exam timing. Please register early to avoid disappointment.

Contact: QLD Exams

Tel: 07 3456 8944

16 Sep 2019 - 16 Sep 2019

QLD

2019.2 OSCE Pre-Exam Webinar

RACGP Queensland will conduct a 90 minute pre-workshop webinar to assist candidates in their preparation for the Objective Clinical Structured Examination (OSCE) component of the RACGP Fellowship Examinations. This webinar will be facilitated by the Queensland Assessment Panel Chair, Dr Christopher Pitt.

This introductory webinar is an adjunct to the pre-exam OSCE workshop in Brisbane on the 21st September or Cairns on the 28th September 2019. It is designed to familiarise participants with the OSCE format and structure, and provide suggestions and resources to assist in their preparation and performance.

Please register early to avoid disappointment as registrations for this course will close five working days before the course commencement date.

Contact: QLD Exams

Tel: 07 3456 8944

21 Sep 2019 - 21 Sep 2019

QLD

2019.2 OSCE Pre-exam Workshop - Brisbane

RACGP Queensland is conducting an OSCE pre-exam workshop in Brisbane to assist candidates in preparing for the clinical exam. The workshop is specificially reserved for candidates who are enrolled in the 2019.2 OSCE on 10 November 2019.


Candidates will participate in a practice OSCE simulation with RACGP trained examiners. Participants will work through cases in pairs and follow a pre-defined roster, receiving feedback at the end of each case. The workshop will conclude with a group feedback and debrief session from the QLD Assessment Panel Chair.


NOTE: In addition, RACGP Queensland will conduct an optional preliminary webinar for candidates who enrol in this workshop. The webinar is designed to familiarise participants with the OSCE format and structure. Please see separate event on the pre-exam course webpage for more information.


Please register early to avoid missing disappointment as placees are limited.p.


Contact: QLD Exams

Tel: 07 3456 8944

28 Sep 2019 - 28 Sep 2019

QLD

2019.2 OSCE Pre-exam Workshop - Cairns

RACGP Queensland is conducting an OSCE pre-exam workshop in Cairns to assist candidates in preparing for the clinical exam. The workshop is specificially reserved for candidates who are enrolled in the 2019.2 OSCE on 10 November 2019.


Candidates will participate in a practice OSCE simulation with RACGP trained examiners. Participants will work through cases in pairs and follow a pre-defined roster, receiving feedback at the end of each case. The workshop will conclude with a group feedback and debrief session from the QLD Assessment Panel Chair.


NOTE: In addition, RACGP Queensland will conduct an optional preliminary webinar for candidates who enrol in this workshop. The webinar is designed to familiarise participants with the OSCE format and structure. Please see separate event on the pre-exam course webpage for more information.


Please register early to avoid disappointment as places are limited.


Contact: QLD Exams

Tel: 07 3456 8944

21 Sep 2019 - 21 Sep 2019

SA

Preparation Workshop: 2019.2 OSCE

Date: Saturday 21 September

Time: 9.00am - 4.00pm (8.45am registration)

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 sessions 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 2019.2 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

23 Sep 2019 - 15 Oct 2019

SA

Tutorial Series: 2019.2 OSCE

Join our study group in preparation for the FRACGP exams

Time: 6.00pm - 8.30pm

Venue: 15 Gover St, North Adelaide SA 5006

The tutorial series (6 live sessions over three weeks) will run in lecture and practical format, with a different topic each session, designed to assist your preparations for the clinical exam.

Dates: Mon 23 Sept - Motivational Interviewing, Tues 24 Sept - Multicultural Communication & Aboriginal Health, Mon 30 Sept - Physical Exam (Neurological/Eyes&ENT), Tues 1 Oct - Critical Appraisal, Mon 14 Oct - Physical Exam (Cardiovascular/Musculoskeletal), Tues 15 Oct - Medico-legal Issues/Risk Management

Cost: Full series $500 Single sessions $100

This event is knowledge driven and compliments the groundwork of the Preparation Workshop (Sat 21 Sept). If you require an overview of the case structures and techniques to approach the OSCE exam see the event description.

Contact: Jessica Landers

Tel: 08 8267 8313

28 Sep 2019 - 28 Sep 2019

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 provides a detailed tour of the Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) process and is facilitated by RACGP trained examiners.

Take this opportunity to maximise the quality of your exam preparations. Practice your exam technique and refresh your knowledge across the various domains of general practice to enhance your chances of success.

The workshops will include:

  • instruction in examination techniques
  • clinical case discussions
  • practice OSCE
  • group feedback

Cost: RACGP Member $395

Contact: Ms Melita Medisauskas

Tel: 03 6212 5888

07 Dec 2019 - 07 Dec 2019

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 Examination. The workshop will consider the AKT/KFP component of the examination process.

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

Cost: $245 Venue: RACGP Tasmania, Hobart

Contact: Ms Melita Medisauskas

Tel: 03 6212 5888

21 Sep 2019 - 21 Sep 2019

VIC

OSCE Pre-Exam Simulated Workshop - Sat 21 September - AM

These half day simulated Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) workshops are designed to assist candidates with their final exam preparation.

Participants will undertake a simulated rotation of exam cases facilitated by experienced Victorian examiners. The rotation will be carried out in pairs, with candidates taking turns to participate or observe the cases. Feedback on individual performance and discussion on marking will be provided immediately after each case.

Participant numbers are limited and early registration is encouraged to secure your place. Priority will be given to those candidates sitting the 2019.2 OSCE.

Date: Saturday 21 September 2019
Time: Registration - 8.00am, Workshop - 8.15am - 12.30pm
Venue: St Vincent's Hospital, Fitzroy
Cost: $400

Please note that if you are unsuccessful in your KFP or AKT exam you will be eligible for a full refund for this workshop.

Contact: Exam Team

Tel: 03 8699 0563

21 Sep 2019 - 21 Sep 2019

VIC

OSCE Pre-Exam Simulated Workshop - Sat 21 September - PM

These half day simulated Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) workshops are designed to assist candidates with their final exam preparation.

Participants will undertake a simulated rotation of exam cases facilitated by experienced Victorian examiners. The rotation will be carried out in pairs, with candidates taking turns to participate or observe the cases. Feedback on individual performance and discussion on marking will be provided immediately after each case.

Participant numbers are limited and early registration is encouraged to secure your place. Priority will be given to those candidates sitting the 2019.2 OSCE.

Date: Saturday 21 September 2019
Time: Registration - 1.00pm, Workshop - 1.15pm - 5.30pm
Venue: St Vincent's Hospital, Fitzroy
Cost: $400

Please note that if you are unsuccessful in your KFP or AKT exam you will be eligible for a full refund for this workshop.

Contact: Exam Team

Tel: 03 8699 0563

22 Sep 2019 - 22 Sep 2019

VIC

OSCE Pre-Exam Simulated Workshop - Sun 22 September - AM

These half day simulated Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) workshops are designed to assist candidates with their final exam preparation.

Participants will undertake a simulated rotation of exam cases facilitated by experienced Victorian examiners. The rotation will be carried out in pairs, with candidates taking turns to participate or observe the cases. Feedback on individual performance and discussion on marking will be provided immediately after each case.

Participant numbers are limited and early registration is encouraged to secure your place. Priority will be given to those candidates sitting the 2019.2 OSCE.

Date: Sunday 22 September 2019
Time: Registration - 8.00am, Workshop - 8.15am - 12.30pm
Venue: St Vincent's Hospital, Fitzroy
Cost: $400

Please note that if you are unsuccessful in your KFP or AKT exam you will be eligible for a full refund for this workshop.

Contact: Exam Team

Tel: 03 8699 0563

22 Sep 2019 - 22 Sep 2019

VIC

OSCE Pre-Exam Simulated Workshop - Sun 22 September - PM

These half day simulated Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) workshops are designed to assist candidates with their final exam preparation.

Participants will undertake a simulated rotation of exam cases facilitated by experienced Victorian examiners. The rotation will be carried out in pairs, with candidates taking turns to participate or observe the cases. Feedback on individual performance and discussion on marking will be provided immediately after each case.

Participant numbers are limited and early registration is encouraged to secure your place. Priority will be given to those candidates sitting the 2019.2 OSCE.

Date: Sunday 22 September 2019
Time: Registration - 1.00pm, Workshop - 1.15pm - 5.30pm
Venue: St Vincent's Hospital, Fitzroy
Cost: $400

Please note that if you are unsuccessful in your KFP or AKT exam you will be eligible for a full refund for this workshop.

Contact: Exam Team

Tel: 03 8699 0563

17 Sep 2019 - 22 Oct 2019

WA

2019.2 OSCE Study Group Series

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 common medical topics covered in the exam.

Dates: Tuesdays 17, 24 September and 1, 8, 15, 22 October 2019

Time: Registration & Dinner 6:00pm, Session 6.30-8.30pm

Venue: College House, 34 Harrogate Street, West Leederville 6007

Cost: $300 for entire series

Registrations close 5.00pm Friday 13 September 2019

Places are strictly limited so candidates are encouraged to register early

Contact: Julia McNamara

Tel: 08 9489 9555

21 Sep 2019 - 21 Sep 2019

WA

2019.2 Pre-exam Workshop - Case Role Play and Practice

This full-day workshop is designed to assist International Medical Graduates (IMGs) in preparing for the Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE). The workshop provides candidates opportunities to role-play short, long, physical examination and viva cases with feedback from experienced examiners.

Date: Saturday 21 September

Time: 7.45am Registration, 8.00am - 4.30pm workshop

Venue: College House, 34 Harrogate Street, West Leederville 6007

Cost: $295

Registrations close 5.00pm Wednesday 18 September 2019.

Places are strictly limited so candidates are encouraged to register early

Contact: Julia McNamara

Tel: 08 9489 9555

22 Sep 2019 - 22 Sep 2019

WA

2019.2 OSCE Pre-exam Workshop (Mock OSCE)

This half day workshop is designed to assist candidates in their final preparation for the Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE). It includes a mock version of the clinical exam and individual feedback from experienced FRACGP examiners.

Date: Sunday 22 September

Time: 8.00am - 1.00pm

Venue: Outpatients department, Block E, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands

Cost: $550

Registrations close 5.00 pm Friday 13 September 2019

All candidates should complete the Exam Support Online (ESO) modules avaiable via gplearning on the OSCE prior to the workshop.

Contact: Julia McNamara

Tel: 08 9489 9555