Online programs include:

Enjoy the flexibility to study at your own pace, in your own time, at home or in the office. Courses are delivered over 15 weeks, with 12 weeks of online teaching and three weeks of revision and examination.  
  • View video lectures that can be viewed to suit your schedule 
  • Interactive webinars offer the opportunity to join and interact with the presenters online in real-time
  • All presentation slides available for download
  • Reading list with references to peer-reviewed journal articles to keep up-to-date with developments in the field
  • 12 month web-based support with the opportunity to ask the instructors questions while you implement your learning
  • Access to additional learning resources, reference materials and video lectures.
Enrol by 13 December 2019 to save $200 off the regular course price. GP registrars save $350.

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Professional Certificate of Skin Cancer Medicine

Understand the fundamentals required to effectively diagnose skin cancer and perform basic treatments in the primary care setting. You will learn:

  • Skin anatomy and histology
  • Diagnosis with dermoscopy
  • Benign and malignant skin lesions
  • Melanoma management
  • Dermatopathology
  • Topical treatment options
  • Punch and shave biopsies
  • Elliptical excisions and suturing
  • Workflow and medicare billing



Professional Diploma of Skin Cancer Medicine

Extend the knowledge required to manage more complex patient cases and rare skin cancers using advanced dermoscopy, histopathology, cryosurgery, and electrosurgery. You will learn:

  • Merkel cell carcinoma and rare/aggressive skin cancers
  • Cutaneous cryosurgery and electrosurgery
  • Lesion- and field-directed treatments
  • Chemoprevention
  • Advanced histopathology
  • Dermal imaging
  • Factors influencing the choice of treatment
  • Managing special cases and complications, including immuno-supressed patients



Professional Certificate of Dermoscopy

Learn how to manage melanoma, facial lesions, acral lesions, and benign and malignant non-melanocytic lesions commonly seen in clinical practice. You will learn:

  • Three point checklist and the Elephant method
  • The chaos & clues method
  • Benign non-melanocytic lesions
  • Malignant non-melanocyitc lesions
  • Melanocytic nevi
  • Facial lesions
  • Acral lesions
  • Melanoma

Advanced Certificate of Dermoscopy 

Learn how to manage difficult benign lesions, rare skin tumours, melanomas and the broad spectrum of BCC and keratinocyte skin cancer. You will learn:

  • Pink tumours
  • Mucosal lesions
  • Difficult benign lesions
  • Nail lesions
  • Rare skin tumours
  • BCC and Keratinocyte skin cancer
  • Difficult melanomas
  • Dermoscopy in general dermatology

Professional Diploma of Dermoscopy 

Learn how to screen lesions in different age groups and skin types, and manage various types of lesions and patients with multiple moles. You will learn:

  • Screening children
  • Screening young adults
  • Screening older patients
  • Lesions in different skin types
  • Flat/nodular and pigmented/non-pigmented lesions
  • Patients with multiple moles
  • Use of dermoscopy for NMSC
  • Rules not to miss a melanoma



Professional Certificate of General Dermatology 

Learn how to diagnose various dermatological conditions in the early presentation stage and choose appropriate treatment options for common skin, hair and nail problems. You will learn:

  • Common dermatoses
  • Atopic dermatitis
  • Contact dermatitis
  • Pruritus
  • Drug eruptions
  • Blistering disorders
  • Psoriasis
  • Acne
  • Rosacea variants
  • Hair loss
  • Skin infections
  • Skin emergencies
  • Pigmentary conditions
  • Paediatric dermatology
  • Vulvar and pregnancy-related dermatoses



Advanced Certificate of General Dermatology 

Increase your clinical knowledge, learn to assess more complex and rare cases, and make differential diagnoses for various dermatological conditions. You will learn:

  • Dermatological emergencies
  • Vitiligo and skin infestations
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Psoriasis
  • Patch testing
  • Lichen planus
  • Atopic dermatitis
  • Acne management
  • Cutaneous lymphoma
  • Uncommon nail diseases
  • Hidradenitis
  • Blistering disorders
  • Hair loss, including cicatricial alopecia

Professional Diploma of General Dermatology 

Develop the most advanced clinical knowledge and critical awareness of dermatology principles and treatment options. You will learn:

  • Bites (animals, snakes and insects)
  • Skin ulcers, pressure sores, and wound care
  • Pregnancy dermatoses
  • Oral mucosal diseases
  • Urticaria drug eruptions
  • Sexually transmitted infections and HIV
  • Vulvar skin diseases
  • Psychocutaneous disorders (prurigo nodularis, delusions of parasitosis, lichen simplex chronicus)



Dermatopathology Masterclass

Enhance your knowledge of skin pathology, biopsies, histology and dermoscopy in order to diagnose and manage the majority of skin lesions encountered in primary care. You will learn:

  • Introduction to dermatopathology
  • Histology
  • Biopsies
  • Dermatoscopy
  • Specimen processing
  • Melanocytic lesions
  • Non-melanocytic lesions
  • Dysplastic naevi
PC Nutrition

Professional Certificate of Medical Nutrition Management

Learn the foundations of dietary guidelines and how they can be applied in general practice to better manage chronic diseases, malnutrition, weight loss, and other conditions. You will learn:

  • How dietary guidelines can be used to guide treatment
  • Approaches for the management of chronic disease: Mediterranean, MIND, vegetarian, high protein, low GI
  • Myths and fads: superfoods, paleo, and organics
  • Vitamins, minerals and supplements
  • Gastrointestinal health
  • Malnutrition in older adults
  • Talking with patients about weight management
  • Bariatric care

Advanced Certificate of Medical Nutrition Management

Learn how medical nutrition strategies can be implemented to improve patient outcomes in areas including pregnancy, diabetes, cancer, sport and cardiovascular nutrition. You will learn:

  • Nutrition for fertility, pregnancy and lactation
  • Patient centred weight management: non-diet approach
  • Metabolic syndrome and insulin resistance
  • Carbohydrates and diabetes
  • Cardiovascular nutrition
  • Gut microbiome: pre and probiotic treatments
  • Nutrition management in cancer
  • Sport nutrition for high performance

Professional Diploma of Medical Nutrition Management

Learn the key nutrition assessment techniques and intervention strategies that will assist you in providing comprehensive health care to your patients.  You will learn:

  • Diet and depression
  • Eating disorders
  • Nutrition in chronic kidney disease
  • Childhood nutrition
  • Advanced sports nutrition
  • Motivational interviewing for behaviour change
  • Ageing, medication and nutritional management
  • Food allergies and intolerances
  • Nutrition in COPD and asthma


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