Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Duration

  • 6 years full-time
  • Flexible training options are available
  • Recognition of prior learning (RPL) may apply

Entry

  • Minimum PGY2+
  • Prospective approval to train in a RANZCOG accredited training position
  • Annual three-stage selection process:
    1. Selection for Training in New Zealand
    2. Selection for the Provincial Integrated Training Program (PITP) in Australia
    3. Selection for remaining Australian states/territories

Training

  • 48 months Core Training
  • 24 months Advanced Training

Other

  • Core Training must be across at least two different hospitals with a minimum 46 weeks away from the trainee’s ‘home’ hospital and 23 weeks in a rural hospital
  • Advanced Training includes compulsory modules of 26 weeks in Generalist Obstetrics and 26 weeks in Generalist Gynaecology
Information from regionalmedicaltraining.com.au is intended as a summary to assist with career planning and has been developed by the Southern Regional Training Hub Alliance. While every effort has been made to ensure accuracy, details should be verified through the relevant Specialist College and health services. LAST UPDATED October 14, 2021