Updated 3 December 2018

College Calendar 2018 - 2019

Month Date Event
December 4 Tue - 6 Thu FRACDS(GDP) - Primary Exam viva voce
Venue: Sydney
8 Sat FRACDS(GDP) - Primary Exam viva voce
Venue: Hong Kong
10 Mon FRACDS(GDP) - Primary Exam viva voce
Venue: Malaysia
January
2019
7 Mon - 8 Tues FRACDS(GDP) - Final Exam Written Paper
Venue: Various
14 Mon - 16 Wed FRACDS(GDP) - Final Exam viva voce
Venue: Sydney
 February
2019
2 Sat MRACDS(GDP) – Orientation Day
Venue: Sydney
9 Sat OMS – Trainee Induction Day
Venue: Sydney
14 Thurs OMS – Final date for Logbook Summaries, Six-Monthly Formative Assessment Forms and Clinical Training Assessments to be received by the College for trainees occupying accredited training posts in 2017

OMS – Final date for trainees to complete registration requirements and make payment
22 Fri MRACDS(GDP) – Enrolments Close Assessment Round 1
SDP – Enrolments close for M(Orth) / MRACDS(Orth) Conjoint exam (Edinburgh)
 March
2019
1 Fri MRACDS(GDP) – Enrolments Close viva voce examination
OMS – Closing date for registration for the SST Examination
8 Fri – 5 Fri (April) MRACDS(GDP) – Assessment Round 1 (5 Weeks)
 April
2019
1 Mon SDP – Closing date for Assessment of Eligibility for Membership and Fellowship by Examination (Sydney)
SDP – Closing date for mid-year university conjoint examinations
5 Fri MRACDS(GDP)viva voce practice session
Venue: Online
12 Fri MRACDS(GDP)viva voce examination
Venue: Sydney
22 Mon – 26 Fri OMS – West week – Revision Course
Venue: Perth
26 Fri OMS – Closing date for Applications for Assessment of Eligibility for the Final Examination
 May
2019
3 Fri FRACDS(GDP) – Enrolments close for Final Examination
Workshop
TBA MRACDS(GDP) – CPD Masterclass: TBA
Venue: Sydney
TBA MRACDS(GDP) – CPD Masterclass: TBA
Venue: Sydney
10 Fri OMS – Closing date for Application for Eligibility for Surgical Training positions for 2019
17 Fri MRACDS(GDP) – Enrolments close Assessment Round 2
20 Mon – 22 Wed SDP – Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh Conjoint M(Orth)/MRACDS(Orth)
Venue: Edinburgh
28 Tue MRACDS(GDP) – Enrolments close viva voce examination
31 Fri – 2 Sun (June) FRACDS(GDP) – Final Exam Workshop (FEW)
Venue: Sydney
 June
2019
7 Fri – 5 Fri (July) MRACDS(GDP) – Assessment Round 2 (5 Weeks)
14 Fri FRACDS(GDP) – Enrolments close for Orientation Course
14 Fri - 15 Sat OMS – SST Examination
Venue: Sydney
19 Wed – 26 Wed WBE – Module 1
28 Fri OMS – Closing date for registration for the Final Examination
 July
2019
8 Mon – 19 Fri FRACDS(GDP) – Orientation Course - Primary Examination
Venue: Sydney
12 Fri MRACDS(GDP)viva voce practice session
Venue: Online
17 Wed – 24 Wed WBE – Module 2
20 Sat OMS – Selection interviews for Training Program 2019
Venue: Sydney
26 Fri MRACDS(GDP) viva voce examination
Venue: Sydney
August
2019
TBA MRACDS(GDP) – CPD Masterclass: TBA
Venue: Sydney
TBA MRACDS(GDP) – CPD Masterclass: TBA
Venue: Sydney
12 Mon – 13 Tue OMS – Final Examination – Written Papers
Venue: Regionally and New Zealand
14 Wed OMS – Final date for Six-Monthly Formative Assessment Forms and Clinical Training Assessments for be received by the College for trainees occupying accredited training posts in 2018
19 Mon – 21 Wed SDP – SDP College Membership and Fellowship Examinations
Venue: Sydney
21 Wed – 28 Wed WBE – Module 3
30 Fri SDP – Enrolments close for Conjoint M(Orth)/MRACDS(Orth) – Adelaide
September
2019
1 Sun SDP – Enrolments close for University Conjoint Exams
6 Fri – 7 Sat OMS – Final Examination: Clinical and viva voce
Venue: Melbourne
13 Fri MRACDS(GDP) – Enrolments close Assessment Round 3
FRACDS(GDP) – Enrolments close for Primary Examination in HK and USM
  MRACDS(GDP) – Mentors Workshop
Venue: Sydney
25 Wed – 2 Wed (Oct) WBE - Module 4
27 Fri MRACDS(GDP) – Assessment Round 3 (5 Weeks)
TBA MRACDS(GDP) – CPD Masterclass: TBA
Venue: TBA
 October
2019
11 Fri FRACDS(GDP) – Enrolments close for Primary Examination in Sydney
18 Fri MRACDS(GDP) – Enrolments close viva voce examination
 November
2019
TBA SDP – Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh Conjoint – M(Orth) / MRACDS(Orth)
Venue: Adelaide
1 Fri MRACDS(GDP)viva voce practice sessions
Venue: Online
8 Fri FRACDS(GDP) – Enrolments close for Final Examination
22 Fri MRACDS(GDP)viva voce examination
Venue: Sydney
TBA FRACDS(GDP) – Primary Exam Written Papers
Venue: Various
December
2019
TBA FRACDS(GDP) – Primary Exam viva voce
Venue: Sydney
TBA FRACDS(GDP) – Primary Exam viva voce
Venue: Hong Kong
TBA FRACDS(GDP) – Primary Exam viva voce
Venue: Malaysia
January 2020 6 Mon – 7 Tue FRACDS(GDP) – Final Exam Written Paper
Venue: Various
13 Mon – 15 Wed FRACDS(GDP) – Final Exam viva voce
Venue: Sydney

ENQUIRIES


For more information on registering for upcoming Courses and Examinations, please contact the College at info@racds.org or call the College office on +61 2 9262 6044

For more information on registering for upcoming Events, please contact Caitlin Connolly at caitlin.connolly@racds.org or call the College office on +61 2 9262 6044