skin cancer courses

2019 live skin cancer workshops.

Choose from 5 different courses teaching basic and advanced skills in skin cancer medicine and surgery. Courses represent steps in the skin cancer medicine and skin cancer surgery professional development pathways.

dermoscopy courses

Expert Dermoscopy courses.

Learn dermoscopy at your own pace. Online courses teach basic and advanced skills in the dermoscopic diagnosis of skin cancer and general dermatological conditions. Each course is part of the dermoscopy professional development pathway.

dermatology courses

Develop your skills in general dermatology.

Online courses are available now in basic and advanced dermatology. Each course comprises a step in the Dermatology professional development pathway.

Skin Cancer, dermatology, and dermoscopy general practice courses.

The METC Institute offers general practitioners (GPs), GP registrars, prevocational doctors, International Medical Graduates, and specialised allied health staff continuing education in the domains of skin cancer medicine and surgery, dermatology, and dermoscopy.

All courses are CPD approved and are designed to fit into a Continuous Professional Development (CPD) pathway facilitating ongoing growth in the relevant skill base of skin cancer medicine, skin cancer surgery, general dermatology, or dermoscopy.

Courses may be completed in isolation, or as part of a program which incorporates multiple courses to see the clinician through an entire formal professional development pathway. Recognition of prior learning is also available enabling the clinician to expedite their progress through a professional development pathway and receipt of formal accreditation.

About the courses

About the courses

Skin Cancer courses

Skin cancer courses are available in the domains of skin cancer medicine and skin cancer surgery, and may be chosen based on existing competencies in the diagnosis and management of common and more complex dermatopathology.

Skin cancer courses are delivered predominantly via attendance weekend. Each attendance weekend consists of 8 core theory and practical sessions. Supplementary learning and assessment are facilitated via the METC Institute interactive online learning platform. Attendance components are held in Melbourne, Sydney, and Brisbane, Australia.

  • Online pre-reading

    Complete compulsory online pre-workshop module.

  • Attend 2-day workshop

    Complete 8 key face-to-face learning sessions (theory & practical).

  • Revision

    Online access to all course materials for revision.

  • Online exam

    Realistic scenario-based assessment of learning outcomes.

  • Certification

    Awarding of certification & CPD.

Dermatology and Dermoscopy courses

Dermatology and dermoscopy courses are completed entirely via correspondence. Each course is completed online via interactive learning modules and video tutorials. To ensure the courses meet current accreditation standards for continuous professional development, participants are required to complete a professional submission and exit examination.

Both basic and advanced dermatology and dermoscopy courses are available depending on the clinician’s existing level of experience.

  • Interactive online modules

    Complete 10 online learning modules with teaching videos.

  • Revision

    Online access to all course materials for revision.

  • Online exam

    Realistic scenario-based assessment of learning outcomes.

  • Certification

    Awarding of certification & CPD.

Skin Cancer CPD pathways
Dermatology CPD pathway
Dermoscopy CPD pathway