Course learning outcomes

By completing this course, you will be able to: 
1. Identify the types of unacceptable behaviours that are classified as microaggressions  
2. Identify the impact microaggressions have on individuals, team performance and patient safety  
3. Reflect on your own workplace behaviours 
4. Identify intervention strategies and responses for addressing microaggressions in the workplace. 


Are you eligible for this course/activity?

This course is for all College members (Fellows or Specialist International Medical Graduates and Trainees.) 
Note: The content in this course also appears in the new Professional Development course, Introduction to Operating with Respect. If you have completed Introduction to Operating with Respect, you do not need to register for this course. 

Delivery mode

Mode of delivery: Online
Duration: 20-30 minutes

Course fees

  • FREE for College members (Fellows, Trainees or Specialist International Medical Graduates within the College).
  • A$40 or NZ$45 for non-members of the College. 

*All values include GST 

Cancellation Policy


CPD points

Completing this course will entitle participants to 1 CPD point. 


Main RACS competencies addressed 

  • Collaboration and teamwork
  • Cultural competence and cultural safety
  • Professionalism

Course references

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On successful enrolment, this course will be listed with your eLearning Resources.

When you register for the course, please ignore the future start date, as this is a system limitation and does not impact your access to the course. Once registered, you will be able to access the course within 2 hours.

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