Skin Cancer Courses Overview

SKIN CANCER CERTIFICATE COURSES AND Professional DIPLOMA PROGRAMS

More than 7,000 GPs across 15 countries have attended our programs, known for their university affiliation, comprehensive nature and the ability to give medical professionals the skills 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.

14-15 October 2017 in Brisbane
11-12 November 2017 in Perth
2-3 December 2017 in Sydney

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

Consolidate essential skills 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.

14-15 October 2017 in Brisbane
11-12 November 2017 in Perth
2-3 December 2017 in Sydney

Professional Diploma of Skin Cancer Medicine (online)

Extend the knowledge and skill required to manage the majority of all skin cancer courses through the application of dermoscopy, histopathology and electro-surgery.

Trimester 1: 8 January 2018
Trimester 2: 7 May 2018
Trimester 3: 3 September 2018


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 more advanced skin cancer surgery skills for more 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.

14-15 October 2017 in Brisbane
2-3 December 2017 in Sydney
17-18 February 2018 in Melbourne

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.

2-3 December 2017 in Sydney
17-18 February 2018 in Melbourne
13-14 October 2018 in Brisbane

Professional Diploma of Skin Cancer Surgery

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.

14-15 October 2017 in Brisbane - SOLD OUT
23-24 June 2018 on the Gold Coast
1-2 December 2018 in Sydney

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: 8 January 2018
Trimester 2: 7 May 2018
Trimester 3: 3 September 2018

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: 8 January 2018
Trimester 2: 7 May 2018
Trimester 3: 3 September 2018

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: 8 January 2018 - SOLD OUT
Trimester 2: 7 May 2018
Trimester 3: 3 September 2018

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.

11-12 November 2017 in Perth - SOLD OUT
3-4 March 2018 in Brisbane
7-8 July 2018 in Melbourne

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: 8 January 2018
Trimester 2: 7 May 2018
Trimester 3: 3 September 2018

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.

11-12 November 2017 in Perth
3-4 March 2018 in Brisbane
7-8 July 2018 in Melbourne

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 Clinical 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 medical practice.
SKIN CANCER BUSINESS MANAGEMENT COURSE (ONLINE)

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


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