Basic Training

Information about basic training, including what it is, what's involved, and how to apply.

Advanced Training

Access Advanced Training Program Handbooks for program overviews, to apply or re-register, program requirements and additional resources.


RACP curricula outline the learning objectives and associated knowledge, skills, attitudes, and behaviours required from graduates of RACP training programs.

Training portals

All training portals can be accessed from this page.

Application dates

Important dates for applying to Basic Training and Advanced Training.

Examination dates

Examination dates for trainees.


Information about types of assessment, standards for assessment, and examination dates for Training Programs.

Developmental and Psychosocial Training

Developmental and Psychosocial training information for Australian and New Zealand trainees.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Recognition of Prior Learning is the formal recognition of experience obtained prior to entry in an RACP training program.

Flexible training options

The RACP provides a number flexible training options for trainees. Find out more about flexible training options, and eligibility.

Variations in training

Prospective changes to approval of training, dual training, joint training, conjoint training and post-Fellowship training.

Education policies and governance

Find out more about education policies, curricula advisory groups, basic training curricula reviews, educational governance reviews, and educational research and evaluation.

Trainee support

Access resources and services for the support of trainees.

Training resources

Access presentations and learning resources developed and provided for RACP trainees.

Specialist Training Program Initiative

The Australian Government Specialist Training Program (STP) is a Federal Government initiative to increase training posts for specialists outside traditional public teaching hospitals.

Site accreditation

The RACP provides accreditation assessments of all hospitals and health service sites that wish to provide Basic and Advanced training.

Prizes, grants, scholarships and fellowships

The RACP Foundation is the philanthropic arm of the RACP that awards prizes, grants, scholarships and fellowships

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