Welcome to the Trainees section of the College website designed to provide the information you may require in an easily accessible form. To maximise the benefit of the website it is recommended that you log on as a member. We hope you find the resources available useful.

CEO is Dr David Andrews who can be contacted on +612 8356 5858 or via

Anti-Discrimination, Harassment and Bullying

To equip RCPA members with knowledge and strategies to recognise, prevent and manage inappropriate and unsafe interpersonal behaviours in work and training environments.

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Trainee Annual Registration

Online registration for trainees

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Training with RCPA

Administrative details for Trainees and prospective Trainees of the college.

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Trainee Solutions

Solutions and sources of help for a wide range of trainee concerns.

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College Information

General information about the operation of the College.

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Curriculum/Training Handbooks

There are separate Trainee Handbooks for each discipline.  These handbooks are supplemented by other essential information such as transition arrangements where applicable, portfolio requirements etc.

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This section contains education resources including modules, mock exams, videos, lectures, website links and journal references.

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The examinations section contains information for Trainees and Supervisors on College examinations.

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Faculty of Clinical Forensic Medicine, Faculty of Oral Maxillofacial Pathology, Faculty of Science, Faculty of Post-mortem Imaging.

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The Library holds a large range of print, audio and video resources which it is hoped will be of use.

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Member Directory

Tool to search for Member Information.

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New Trainees

New Trainees will find information on induction days and videos of past induction day presentations.

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Practising Pathology

To provide Health Professionals with guidance on Pathology Testing, including requesting, reporting and interpretation.

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Specialist Training Program

Commonwealth grants support for specialist training initiatives.

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Trainees' Committee

The Trainees' Committee is a channel for registered Trainees to provide input to the training, education and professional activities of the college.

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