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Cardiothoracic Surgical Sciences and Principles (CSSP) Examination

Details

DATE

Oct 18, 2020

SCHEDULE

18 October 2020 (CSSP Viva) Postponed - CSSP (Written)

LOCATION

Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney, Auckland and Wellington

REGISTRATION DATES

From 07 July 2020 to 04 August 2020

CONTACT PERSON

Examinations Department

CONTACT

Email: examinations@surgeons.org Phone: 0421280457

Details

DATE

Feb 17, 2021

SCHEDULE

17 and 18 February 2021 - CSSP (Written)

LOCATION

Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney, Auckland and Wellington

REGISTRATION DATES

From 10 November 2020 to 15 December 2020

CONTACT PERSON

Examinations Department

CONTACT

Email: examinations@surgeons.org Phone: 0421280457

Details

DATE

May 30, 2021

SCHEDULE

30 May 2021 - CSSP (Viva)

LOCATION

Auckland

REGISTRATION DATES

From 09 March 2021 to 07 April 2021

CONTACT PERSON

Examinations Department

CONTACT

Email: examinations@surgeons.org Phone: 0421280457

Details

DATE

Jun 16, 2021

SCHEDULE

16 and 17 June 2021 CSSP (Written)

LOCATION

Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney, Auckland and Wellington

REGISTRATION DATES

From 09 March 2021 to 07 April 2021

CONTACT PERSON

Examinations Department

CONTACT

Email: examinations@surgeons.org Phone: 0421280457

Details

DATE

Sep 19, 2021

SCHEDULE

19 September 2021- CSSP (Viva)

LOCATION

Sydney

REGISTRATION DATES

From 06 July 2021 to 03 August 2021

CONTACT PERSON

Examinations Department

CONTACT

Email: examinations@surgeons.org Phone: 0421280457

Overview 

Trainees in the Cardiothoracic Surgical Education and Training (SET) program are required to pass the CSSP Examination by the end of SET 4 and/or within four attempts. The purpose of the CSSP Examination is to ensure that trainees are equipped with knowledge of the basic sciences relevant to Cardiothoracic Surgery early in their program.

Details

DATE

Oct 18, 2020

SCHEDULE

18 October 2020 (CSSP Viva) Postponed - CSSP (Written)

LOCATION

Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney, Auckland and Wellington

REGISTRATION DATES

From 07 July 2020 to 04 August 2020

CONTACT PERSON

Examinations Department

CONTACT

Email: examinations@surgeons.org Phone: 0421280457

Details

DATE

Feb 17, 2021

SCHEDULE

17 and 18 February 2021 - CSSP (Written)

LOCATION

Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney, Auckland and Wellington

REGISTRATION DATES

From 10 November 2020 to 15 December 2020

CONTACT PERSON

Examinations Department

CONTACT

Email: examinations@surgeons.org Phone: 0421280457

Details

DATE

May 30, 2021

SCHEDULE

30 May 2021 - CSSP (Viva)

LOCATION

Auckland

REGISTRATION DATES

From 09 March 2021 to 07 April 2021

CONTACT PERSON

Examinations Department

CONTACT

Email: examinations@surgeons.org Phone: 0421280457

Details

DATE

Jun 16, 2021

SCHEDULE

16 and 17 June 2021 CSSP (Written)

LOCATION

Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney, Auckland and Wellington

REGISTRATION DATES

From 09 March 2021 to 07 April 2021

CONTACT PERSON

Examinations Department

CONTACT

Email: examinations@surgeons.org Phone: 0421280457

Details

DATE

Sep 19, 2021

SCHEDULE

19 September 2021- CSSP (Viva)

LOCATION

Sydney

REGISTRATION DATES

From 06 July 2021 to 03 August 2021

CONTACT PERSON

Examinations Department

CONTACT

Email: examinations@surgeons.org Phone: 0421280457

Exam timeline

Prepare

This area provides guidance on what to study for the examination.

Sitting the exam

Candidates are required to arrive at the examination venue at least 30 minutes prior to the examination start time with photo identification. The multiple choice question (MCQ) examination is delivered electronically.

Results

Candidates are advised via their RACS portfolio and email of their examination result. A pass or fail result only is awarded for the examination. The MCQ examination result will be advised approximately four weeks after the examination has taken place by email. Candidates who are successful in the written component will be invited to attend the anatomy viva. Results from the anatomy viva will be advised approximately one week after the examination.