I’m Aaron, an ACRRM registrar and in my third year with GPTT, and the Registrar Liaison Officer for the North West and ACRRM. I’m working in psychiatry this year for my advanced specialised training (AST), and last year I was in Smithton working at the general practice and district hospital.discover more
Dr Georgia Bavin knew she wanted to move to Tasmania for the lifestyle but got more than she had ever dreamed of when it came to her GP training. I applied to General Practice Training Tasmania in 2014, so my husband and I could move to Tasmania for the lifestyle,” Dr Georgia said. “We have lived in Launceston […]discover more
GPTT registrars in Tasmania participate in training including specific cultural workshops and education activities designed to provide insight and awareness into a diverse range of patients and cases that they may encounter working in day-to-day general practice.discover more
As you would be aware, in 2017, the Federal Government announced that it would be transitioning management of GP training to an approach led by the GP Colleges. This announcement has since signaled the onset of major change to GP vocational training delivery under the AGPT program. Set to commence in early 2023, the new college led approach is yet to be finalised and will not rely on the existing RTO model, which will be dismantled. The Commonwealth Department of Health is continuing to work with RACGP, ACRRM and major stakeholders to define the future model for GP Training.
ALS1 and ALS2 are one and two-day courses respectively, focussing on developing advanced skills in managing the deteriorating patient in crisis.
ALS1 is designed for healthcare professionals with limited or infrequent exposure to crisis events requiring advanced life support.
ALS2 incorporates managing a deteriorating patient in cardiac arrest and is designed for healthcare professionals who would be expected to apply the skills taught as part of their clinical duties, or to teach them on a regular basis. ALS2 is suitable for those working in critical care areas and/or a resuscitation/medical team.