Rehabilitation Medicine


  • 4 years full-time Advanced Training
  • Flexible training available
  • RPL may apply


  • PGY3+
  • Two full years postgraduate supervised training in general medical and surgical areas
  • Must be appointed to an appropriate Advanced Training position


48 months certified training consisting of:

  • 36 months Core Training in accredited training settings
  • 12 months Non-core training in other disciplines or in research


  • Four External Training Modules: Research, Clinical Neuropsychology, Health Services Administration and Evaluation, Behavioural Sciences
  • FIM™ (Functional Independence Measure) training course
  • Prosthetics and Orthotics courses (highly recommended)
  • Trainees are strongly encouraged to gain experience in more than one hospital unit or training setting
Information from 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