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Enrol by 1 November 2019 to save $200 off the regular course price. GP registrars save $500.



Professional Certificate of Skin Cancer Medicine

Next opportunity: 30 November - 1 December 2019 in Sydney

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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

"This course gives me more confidence in managing skin cancer. It was very helpful for my practice, as I encounter a lot of random skin lesions and there is a high demand for skin checks." - Dr C. Roque, VIC


Advanced Certificate of Skin Cancer Medicine 

Next opportunity: 30 November - 1 December 2019 in Sydney

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Consolidate essential knowledge with more advanced dermoscopy, broaden your therapeutic options, and practise performing large elliptical excisions and grafts. You will learn:

  • Advanced dermoscopy
  • Curettage and cautery
  • Diathermy
  • Advanced biopsy techniques
  • Topical treatment options
  • Local anaesthetics
  • Incisions/haemostasis
  • Large elliptical excisions
  • Lower leg grafts
  • Suturing techniques, including "paper-thin" skin

"Very relevant to general practice! This course helped improve my techniques and gave hands-on experience. It was a great learning experience and I highly recommended it to all GPs." - Dr L. Rodrigues, VIC


Professional Certificate of Skin Cancer Surgery 

Next opportunity: 30 November - 1 December 2019 in Sydney

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Learn advanced skin cancer surgery techniques for more complex skin cancer cases in a highly practical program. You will learn:

  • Surgical anatomy and skin lines
  • Local anesthetic blocks
  • Large elliptical excisions
  • Advanced suturing techniques
  • Rotation flaps
  • Advancement flaps
  • Full-thickness grafts
  • Dog ear repairs
  • Wound care and various dressings

"This is a very beneficial course for any GP, with many tips for upgrading their skills and acting accurately in the best interest of their patients. The course delivered very relevant information." - Dr S. Anari, VIC


Advanced Certificate of Skin Cancer Surgery 

Next opportunity: 30 November - 1 December 2019 in Sydney

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Learn and hone advanced skin cancer surgery procedures, including various types of flaps and closure techniques to minimise scarring in cosmetically sensitive areas. You will learn:

  • Anatomy of head, neck, nose, lip, eyelid, ear and upper & lower limbs
  • Advancement flaps and rhomboid flaps on the face
  • Rotational flaps in closure of scalp, cheek and distal limb defects
  • Full thickness and split thickness grafts on the face and lower limb defects
  • Closure of ear defects with flaps, grafts and wedges
  • Closure of upper lip and lateral nose defects with advancement, rhomboid and V-Y flaps

"This is a very comprehensive course and I recommend it to GPs doing skin procedures in their practice." - Dr A. Khan, QLD


Practical Skin Cancer Workshop for GP Registrars

Next opportunity: 30 November 2019 in Sydney

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Most medical graduates receive minimal training in skin examination and skin cancer management, yet skin cancer is one of the most common dermatological conditions seen in primary care. This course is designed for GP registrars who wish to acquire the knowledge required to safely and confidently treat commonly encountered skin lesions.

The program is based on the HealthCert Professional Diploma of Skin Cancer Medicine program, quality assured by Bond University and completed by over 10,000 medical professionals worldwide. Upon completion of this course, further training is recommended.

Surgical Theory
  • Principles of wound healing and dressings
  • Sutures and needles
  • Complication

Surgery Practical

  • Punch biopsy
  • Shave biopsy
  • Suturing - Different types of knots
  • Simple interrupted and deep sutures
  • Vertical Mattress
  • The perfect ellipse

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A range of courses delivered face-to-face and online for a flexible learning experience

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