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SH&FPA certificate in sexual and reproductive health for medical practitioners



Target audience: General practice (GP) registrars, GPs already in practice who do a lot of women's health or sexually transmissible infection (STI) work, rural GPs and those who may wish to work in women's health centres or family planning clinics

Course summary: The Sexual Health and Family Planning Australia (SH&FPA) Certificate covers sexual and reproductive health issues for both women and men. It consists of:

The course is practical in nature, giving participants the confidence and skills to work at a high level in this area. The primary focus is on care aspects of sexual health, a core aspect of both general practice and specialist training in obstetrics and gynaecology. It is accredited for continuing medical education (CME) points by the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) and the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM).

 Fee payable: Yes

Delivery mode: On site

Financial support for Indigenous students: This course is eligible for the Rural and Remote Procedural GP grants from the federal government. These grants provide up to $15,000 per GP per year, for up to two weeks of training.


70 Roe Street
Northbridge WA 6003
Ph: (08) 9227 6177
Fax: (08) 9227 6871


Last updated: 3 March 2016
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