As of 1 January 2023, all Australian medical practitioners will need to select a CPD home and meet the CPD requirements of that home.

A CPD home is an organisation accredited by the Australian Medical Council (AMC) to provide a CPD program for medical practitioners.

RACS CPD Program PGY3+

The RACS CPD program is open to all Doctors and surgical affiliated practitioners PGY3+ excluding doctors on a training program. 

The RACS CPD program offers the following:

  • Access to CPD online portal – manage and update your CPD activities, upload documents, access to certificates and transcripts
  • CPD Mobile App – CPD in the palm of your hand
  • Access online Library resources
  • Access online surgical logbook tool – MALT
  • RACS publications and newsletter
  • Dedicated CPD team to help with all your questions.

There is an annual subscription fee of AU $500 (plus GST). To subscribe to the RACS CPD program, head to the Subscription page.

The CPD Program is based on a continuous cycle of learning with a focus on planning, participation, measuring outcomes, reflection, and change.


RACS cycle

 RACS table for PGY3

Contact our team

For all your CPD enquiries, please contact the team at cpd.college@surgeons.org or +61 3 9249 1282.