Skin Cancer Courses Overview

SKIN CANCER CERTIFICATE COURSES AND Professional DIPLOMA PROGRAMS

Thousands of GPs across 15 countries have attended our programs, known for their comprehensive nature and the ability to give medical professionals the knowledge to make a difference to their patients and their practice. Choose from a range of courses that will fit your busy schedule, professional skill set and personal career interests. All HealthCert courses are professionally accredited and provide access into multiple Master degree pathways and clinical attachment programs, both in Australia and overseas.

Skin Cancer Medicine

Most suitable for medical professionals wishing to learn how to confidently diagnose and treat the vast majority of skin lesions.
Professional Certificate of Skin Cancer Medicine (Face-to-Face or Online)

Understand the fundamentals required to effectively diagnose skin cancer and perform basic treatments in the primary care setting, including dermoscopy, surgical and non-surgical treatments.

23-24 February 2019 in Melbourne
6-7 April 2019 in Adelaide
15-16 June 2019 on the Gold Coast
12-13 October 2019 in Brisbane
9-10 November 2018 in Perth

30 Nov - 1 Dec 2019 in Sydney

Advanced Certificate of Skin Cancer Medicine (Face-to-Face)

Consolidate essential knowledge with more advanced dermoscopy, broaden your therapeutic options, including curette and cautery, and practise various surgical techniques which will prepare you for almost any lesion needing elliptical excision.

23-24 February 2019 in Melbourne
6-7 April 2019 in Adelaide
15-16 June 2019 on the Gold Coast
12-13 October 2019 in Brisbane
9-10 November 2018 in Perth
30 Nov - 1 Dec 2019 in Sydney

Professional Diploma of Skin Cancer Medicine (online)

Extend the knowledge required to manage the majority of all skin cancer courses through the application of dermoscopy, histopathology and electrosurgery.

Trimester 1: 7 January 2019
Trimester 2: 6 May 2019
Trimester 3: 2 September 2019

Dermatopathology Masterclass

This will improve your ability to communicate with dermatopathologists, potentially question reports that are inconsistent with your dermatoscopic findings and make predictions about the specific histological diagnosis.

12-13 October 2019 in Brisbane
30 Nov - 1 Dec 2019 in Sydney
Online trimester 1: 6 January 2020

Skin Cancer Surgery

Most suitable for medical professionals wishing to advance their surgical competence and take a step towards subspecialisation.
Professional Certificate of Skin Cancer Surgery

Acquire and hone more advanced skin cancer surgery techniques for complex skin cancer cases, including flaps and grafts, in a highly practical program, held in a small group setting with experienced skin cancer doctors and surgical assistants.

23-24 February 2019 in Melbourne
6-7 April 2019 in Adelaide
15-16 June 2019 on the Gold Coast
12-13 October 2019 in Brisbane
9-10 November 2018 in Perth
30 Nov - 1 Dec 2019 in Sydney

Advanced Certificate of Skin Cancer Surgery

Acquire and hone advanced skin cancer surgery techniques on the sensitive and anatomically complex areas of the head and neck. The highly practical workshop is presented by renowned skin cancer surgeons and an experienced team of surgical assistants.

15-16 June 2019 on the Gold Coast
30 Nov - 1 Dec 2019 in Sydney

Expert Workshop of Skin Cancer Surgery:
Prerequisite of the Professional Diploma of Skin Cancer Surgery (Online)

Acquire and hone the most advanced skin cancer surgery techniques on the sensitive and anatomically complex areas of the nose and lower limb. The highly practical workshop is presented by renowned skin cancer surgeons and an experienced team of surgical assistants.

23-24 February 2019 in Melbourne
12-13 October 2019 in Brisbane

Skin Cancer Surgery Masterclass

Led by renowned skin cancer surgeon Professor Sharad Paul, the intensive Skin Cancer Surgery Masterclass is tailored to GPs who have completed the Professional Diploma of Skin Cancer Surgery and are experienced in the field. The program is designed to enhance skin cancer surgical knowledge at the highest level, allowing you to independently manage the majority of patients with skin cancer concerns.

23-24 February 2019 in Melbourne

Dermoscopy (Online)

Most suitable for medical professionals wishing to optimise their diagnostic performance through dermoscopy
Professional Certificate of Dermoscopy

Acquire a range of skills and knowledge in the management of benign and malignant non-melanocytic lesions commonly seen in the practice, including melanocytic nevi, melanoma, facial lesions and acral lesions.

Trimester 1: 7 January 2019
Trimester 2: 6 May 2019
Trimester 3: 2 September 2019

Advanced Certificate of Dermoscopy

Acquire a range of skills and knowledge in the management of nail lesions, mucosal lesions, difficult benign lesions and melanomas, pink tumors, rare skin tumors, and the broad spectrum of BCC and keratinocyte skin cancer.

Trimester 1: 7 January 2019
Trimester 2: 6 May 2019
Trimester 3: 2 September 2019

Professional Diploma of Dermoscopy

Acquire a range of skills and knowledge in the management of screening children, young adults and older patients, lesions in different skin types, different types of lesions, and patients with multiple moles.

Trimester 1: 7 January 2019
Trimester 2: 6 May 2019
Trimester 3: 2 September 2019

SKIN CANCER CLINICAL ATTACHMENTS

Most suitable for medical professionals wishing to consolidate their skills through on-site training in dedicated facilities
REDCLIFFE, QUEENSLAND
Solidify your skills in a dedicated skin cancer centre by spending two to five working days observing and assisting experienced skin cancer doctors – from initial consultations and patient treatment options to surgical procedures, use of equipment, Medicare billing and patient follow-ups.
MONASH, VICTORIA

Solidify your skills in a dedicated skin cancer diagnosis and treatment facility featuring the latest technology in digital dermoscopy and skin cancer screening.You will observe and work with Dr Hamilton Ayres, course presenter of the
Professional and Advanced Certificate of Skin Cancer Medicine.

VIENNA, AUSTRIA

Take the unique opportunity to learn from and work with the globally renowned skin cancer expert Professor Harald Kittler and his team. You will participate in grand rounds, observe and perform in-vivo diagnostic methods, and see patients with multiple nevi and skin cancers.  

 

LYON, FRANCE
Join the internationally recognised Professor Luc Thomas and his team in Europe's top research facility. Develop your clinical skills by observing experienced skin cancer doctors, participate in case discussions and ask questions on all aspects of skin cancer treatment and patient care.

COURSES IN OTHER MEDICAL FIELDS

Most suitable for medical professional wishing to extend their primary care services to include aesthetic medicine, general dermatology and clinical procedures.
AESTHETIC MEDICINE

Receive comprehensive hands-on training in the evolving field of aesthetic medicine and acquire the medical and business skill-set required to integrate aesthetic medicine services into your practice.

2-3 March 2019 in Brisbane
6-7 April 2019 in Adelaide
6-7 July 2019 in Melbourne
21-22 September 2019 in Sydney
9-10 November 2018 in Perth

GENERAL DERMATOLOGY

Learn how to address major skin, hair and nail problems, and treat a wide range of problems including acne, dermatitis, rosacea, psoriasis, and various others.

Trimester 1: 7 January 2019
Trimester 2: 6 May 2019
Trimester 3: 2 September 2019

CLINICAL PROCEDURES

Learn how to perform a wide range of clinical procedures in the primary care setting and reduce unnecessary referrals to surgeons and public hospitals, increase your revenue and make you a referral option for your colleagues.

2-3 March 2019 in Brisbane
6-7 July 2019 in Melbourne
21-22 September 2019 in Sydney

Medical Nutrition Management

This course is tailored for medical practitioners who wish to gain a better understanding of nutrition management in order to improve patient outcomes, especially for those patients with conditions commonly seen in general practice, such as obesity, diabetes, pregnancy, cardiovascular disease, cancer and eating disorders. 

Trimester 2: 6 May 2019
Trimester 3: 2 September 2019
Trimester 1: 6 January 2020

GP Update

Suitable for all general practitioners wishing to keep up to date with all current topics pertinent to primary care.
GP Update

The GP Update is a one-day course run by GPs for GPs and is completely free from pharmaceutical company sponsorship. The program collates the latest issues, literature, research and guidelines and helps you stay up to date with all medical and regulatory issues relevant to general practice.

Available online throughout the year.

MEDICAL BUSINESS

Most suitable for practice managers/owners wishing to learn how to operate a profitable business.
SKIN CANCER BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

Designed to assist medical practitioners, medical business owners and practice managers, the program teaches the fundamentals of setting up and running an efficient skin cancer service in the primary care environment.

Available online throughout the year

MEDICAL BUSINESS MASTERCLASS

The one-day event brings together renowned industry experts to give you valuable insights into the future of the business of medicine to help prepare and protect your practice, and build your personal wealth.

Available online throughout the year

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