Last Update: 17/01/2014 00:18
The Royal Australasian College of Surgeons is the principal body
for training and educating surgeons in Australia and New Zealand.
Accreditation is given by the Australian Medical Council to the
College and standards for education and training are established by
The College collaborates with the Neurosurgical Society of
Australasia, as agent of the College, to administer the SET Program
in Neurosurgery. The Board of Neurosurgery represents
both the College and the Society on all matters relating to the
Surgical Education and Training (SET) program in Neurosurgery.
The Surgical Education and Training Program in
Neurosurgery provides trainees with clinical and operative
experiences to learn special methods of investigation and become
competent in techniques related to the discipline. Satisfactory
completion of the training program enables trainees to perform
as independent practitioners, meeting the requirements of all
identified College competencies.
View the Contract (113 KB PDF) between
the College and the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia.
View the Memorandum of
Understanding (161 KB PDF) between the College and
the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia.
Society of Australasia
Society of Australia
Please direct any questions to:
Neurosurgical Society of Australasia
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
College of Surgeons' Gardens
250-290 Spring Street
East Melbourne VIC 3002
+61 3 9249 1294