GP training

The steps to becoming a GP in Australia can be confusing. We are here to help you navigate the training pathway and program.

There are multiple pathways into general practice in Australia.

Insight into the leading program for those wishing to pursue a career in general practice in Australia.

Information on the flexibility available regarding part-time, caps, and extensions.

What you need to know before starting GP training

Rural or general pathway?

One of the first decisions you’ll have to make is to follow the rural or general training pathway. Here are the differences so you can make an informed decision.

Extended Skills & Advanced Specialised Training

Both ACRRM and RACGP require registrars to choose a specific area as an extended skill and/or pursue as advanced specialised training in their GP training.

Your options post-Fellowship

You have the freedom to follow your passions, subspecialise and design the career that’s right for you.

Writing and building a medical CV

Tailoring your CV during the AGPT program application is essential.

What to expect in your interview

Learn about the interview process of each medical college.

Applying for an RACGP Academic Post

Research opportunities exist for GP doctors-in-training.