Vocational Training Pathway

A program for medical practitioners

The RACGP’s Vocational Training Pathway is a three-year vocational training program for medical practitioners wishing to pursue a career as a specialist GP.

On completion of all of the requirements of the pathway registrars can apply for Fellowship of the RACGP. To view the requirements, see the Vocational Training Pathway – Requirements for Fellowship Policy.

There are two entry points into the Vocational Training Pathway.

Australian General Practice Training Program (AGPT) – with applications through the RACGP 

The RACGP is responsible for the selection of 90% of rural and metropolitan candidates seeking to enter the AGPT Program, commencing with entry for the 2018 intake. Find out more about the RACGP AGPT selection process.

Remote Vocational Training Scheme (RVTS)

See the Remote Vocational Training Scheme selection process for more information.

Further information

For further information please see our pathway policies.