Sport and Exercise Medicine
Your Pathway into Sport and Exercise Medicine training in North Queensland
- General medical registration
- Completion of PGY3
- Citizen or permanent resident of Australia or New Zealand
- Completion of the Australian College of Sport and Exercise Physicians (ACSEP) Entrance Examination
- Complete foundation training: three years of general medical and surgical experience since graduation from an undergraduate medical degree.
It is recommended that trainees spend time in following posts:
- General Medical Unit
- Accident and Emergency Unit
- An orthopaedic service dealing mainly in sports medicine related orthopaedics or trauma
- Refer to the Australasian College of Sport and Exercise Physicians for further information on selection and/or eligibility
Total Training Time
Total: 4 years (full-time)
> Maximum of 4 years in one training post
How To Apply
Applicants who have met all of the perquisites for the Sport and Exercise Medicine Training Program will be asked to complete an Application Form and populate their CV in an ACSEP predefined CV template. Applicants apply directly to the College to gain entry into the training program.
Disclaimer: The information provided on this website aims to assist medical students and doctors in training with medical career planning. While every effort has been made to ensure the information is current and accurate, all details should be verified through the relevant Specialist College.
NQRTH is an initiative of the Australian Government's Integrated Rural Training Pipeline (IRTP) and is facilitated by James Cook University in partnership with public and private hospitals, Queensland Aboriginal and Islander Health Council (QAIHC), health services, Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisations (ACCHOs) and GP clinics.