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Train for FACRRM or FRACGP

Looking to achieve fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) and/or the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM)? Find out how the Commonwealth funded Remote Vocational Training Scheme (RVTS) can support you.

Eligibility and FAQs  Learn more

Become a mentor

We are always interested to hear from experienced GPs from all over Australia, who would like to inspire and support the next generation of GPs in rural locations and also in Aboriginal Controlled Community Health Organisations. Find out how you can get involved.

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What we do

Our four year program delivers structured distance education to doctors while they continue to provide medical services to a remote or isolated community.

The experience

Registrars enjoy the same level of support as their big city counterparts, no matter how remote they are. It's a highly community and family friendly experience.

National program

Renowned for quality training, world-class support, and a relaxed atmosphere, the nationwide program supports registrars right across Australia.

RVTS events


We often attend conferences to let people know more about how RVTS is making a difference in rural and remote communitys. Contact us for more information at


23 to 27 September 2019
Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre

Latest news

Former medical educators honoured

Two former RVTS medical educators have been recognised with awards.

RVTS flies flag at conferences

RVTS staff have been kept busy attending conferences around Australia.

Sydney workshop success

Our first registrars’ training workshop of 2019 has taken place in Manly, Sydney from 25 February to 1 March.

New doctor for Cunnamulla

A permanent new doctor has been appointed to Cunnamulla Hospital.

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