Training Modules

Technical Modules

 

The Board of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, RACS has developed the Technical Modules listed below and determined that OHNS Trainees must be competent in all modules prior to being approved to present for the RACS Fellowship Examination in Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery.  

The modules may also be viewed by visiting the RACS website: www.surgeons.org

  

 

Module Title View or Download Module Approval Date
     
Audiological and Vestibular Medicine Download Module February 2012
Benign Laryngeal Conditions, Voice and Broncho-Oesophaglogy Download Module February 2012
Facial Plastic Surgery Download Module February 2012
Head and Neck Surgery Download Module February 2012
Otology and Neuro-Otology Download Module February 2012
Paediatric Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery Download Module February 2012
Rhinology and Anterior Skull Base Surgery Download Module February 2012
Scientific Foundation of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery Download Module February 2012
Snoring and Sleeping Disordered Breathing Download Module February 2012
Temporal Bone Dissection Download Curriculum February 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Non Technical Modules

 

The Royal Australasian College of Surgeons has developed nine competencies which are deemed essential for graduating trainees and surgeons. These competencies underpin SET. The College aims to facilitate safe, comprehensive surgical care of the highest standard to the communities we serve. To meet this standard, College training and development programs aspire to certify specialist surgeons with the following competencies:

  

Competency View or Download Competency Approval Date
     
Collaboration Download Competency February 2012 
Communication Download Competency February 2012 
Health Advocacy Download Competency February 2012 
Judgement - Clinical Decision Making View Competency February 2012
Management and Leadership Download Competency February 2012 
Medical Expertise Download Competency February 2012 
Professionalism Download Competency February 2012 
Scholar and Teacher Download Competency February 2012 
Technical Expertise Download Competency February 2012 
     

Becoming a Competent and Proficient Surgeon:

Training Standards for the Nine RACS Competencies 

 Download Booklet February 2012