Online PESCI course preparation
The online PESCI Course (PESCI102) is a highly specialized interview preparation course that prepares candidates for the high stakes PESCI (Pre-Employment Structured Clinical Interview). The PESCI Interview Preparation Online Course (PESCI102) is prepared by Consultant-Level (Senior Medical Officer) specialist medical practitioners with a minimum of 10-years clinical experience in the Australian health sector. Furthermore, all lecturers and course facilitators also hold additional academic appointments in a Medical School of an Australian University.
The PESCI Interview Preparation Online Course (PESCI102) provides candidates with detailed methodology and training, as well as access to clinical interview panel questions with assessment criteria. Completion of this course will provide candidates with the necessary preparation for attaining a satisfactory outcome in the PESCI.
To browse the complete suite of PESCI interview preparation courses, view the PESCI section of our website.
To find out more about the Pre-Employment Structured Clinical Interview (PESCI) please visit the Medical Board of Australia website.
Online PESCI course objectives
The overall Course Objective of the PESCI Interview Preparation Online Course (PESCI102) is to provide doctors with the materials and strategies necessary for an exception performance in the Pre-Employment Structured Clinical Interview (PESCI). This will be achieved by facilitating the development of the following clinical domains necessary for good clinical practice:
- Medical Interviewing Skills
- Physical Examination Skills
- Clinical Judgement
- Treatment / Advice
- Communication Skills
- Procedural Skills
- Familiarity with Social & Cultural Issues and Australian Language Idioms
Online PESCI course structure
This course consists of 10 Online Modules that include interview scenarios written and prepared by consultant senior medical doctors with first-hand experience, expertise and insights into the PESCI and Australian medical practice. The course is suitable for candidates applying for medical positions within an Australian health care setting who are required to complete a position-specific, pre-employment structured clinical interview (PESCI). This course is suitable for candidates who wish to complete a thorough PESCI interview preparation course that develops their clinical, communication and presentation skills, but who are unable to attend the live workshop (PESCI101), or for those who wish to further their development in this area.
|Module 1||Introduction to the Pre-Employment Structured Clinical Interview (PESCI)|
|Module 2||Medical Interviewing Skills for the PESCI|
|Module 3||Physical Examination Skills for the PESCI|
|Module 4||Clinical Judgement for PESCI Scenarios|
|Module 5||Treatment & Advice for PESCI Scenarios|
|Module 6||Communication Skills for the PESCI|
|Module 7||Professionalism for the PESCI|
|Module 8||Procedural Skills for the PESCI|
|Module 9||Australian Social & Cultural Issues and Language Idioms for the PESCI|
|Module 10||Orientation to the Australian Health Care Sector|