Registrars are expected to achieve Fellowship within the relevant training time cap specified for each of the colleges:
- 4 Full-Time Equivalent (FTE) years if seeking Fellowship of RACGP;
- 5 FTE years if seeking Fellowship of ACRRM, both ACRRM and RACGP, or RACGP and FARGP; and
- 6 FTE years if seeking Fellowship of ACRRM and undertaking Advanced Specialised Training in surgery.
The training time cap as specified above includes all training terms required by the relevant college, with an additional 12 months to allow for any extensions of training time, or leave.
The training time cap excludes legislated leave (such as parental leave) as specified in the AGPT Program Leave Policy 2020.
Registrars who elect to undertake Rural Generalist Training on the AGPT program, under the AGPT Rural Generalist Policy 2020, will have an additional 52 weeks FTE to undertake an additional skills training and a further additional 52 weeks FTE to allow for leave and extensions of training time if required.