Training Position Availability









Australasian College of Podiatric Surgeons
Registrar Program – 2019 Intake

The ACPS invites candidates to register for eligibility for the 2019 intake. Applications are open for a minimum of 2 training positions. It is anticipated that training positions will commence in January 2019.

In order to apply for a training position, candidates must have met the minimum eligibility criteria for selection and submit an Application for Registration for a Training Position form.

To aid this process, candidates should read the  Process for Selection to the ACPS Training Program – Compendium for Candidates. This document outlines the selection process for candidates, including the minimum eligibility criteria, application and interview process and candidate ranking process.

Changes to the Eligibility Criteria – Master Degree

Please note that the Master component for minimum eligibility criteria has changed for registrar selection for 2018. Completion of a Master degree is no longer a minimum requirement necessary to apply for a training position. However, to be eligible for selection into the training program, candidates must be currently enrolled or in the process of completing a Master degree.

Selection into the Training Program is governed by the principles of equal opportunity, and will be based solely on merit. The selection process is designed to identify the abilities, qualifications, experience and emotional intelligence of applicants that would enable them to perform all the required duties of a surgical registrar, achieve all the objectives of the Training Program and become a skilled and highly competent podiatric surgeon.

Important Dates for Selection

Application Open Date

Wednesday, 1 December 2017

ACPS Entrance Examination

Wednesday, 25 July 2018

Application Close Date

Wednesday, 1 August 2018

Selection Interview Process

Wednesday, 22-24 August 2018

Training Position Start Date

Monday, 7 January 2019