Aboriginal Health Advanced Skills Training


Most GP Registrar Advanced Skills Training in Aboriginal Health can be undertaken in an Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Service (ACCHS) in rural and remote Western Australia. 

Accredited Training Locations

  • Kimberley Aboriginal Medical Service Council, contact Dr David Atkinson
  • Bega Garnbirringu Health Service, contact Dr John Prempeh

If you are interested in doing an AST/ARST in a site not listed on this page please contact your WAGPET Training Advisor.


College Curriculum Statement/s

ACRRM: https://www.acrrm.org.au/advanced-specialised-training-curricula

RACGP: http://www.racgp.org.au/education/fellowship/fellowship-in-advanced-rural-general-practice/requirements/arst-for-registrars/


More information


  • Contact the Project Officer for GP Education and Training at the Aboriginal Health Council of WA or access information from the website. Available at http://www.ahcwa.org  


  • Join the National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organization GP Network and participate in their web forum discussions to talk to other GPs and GP Registrars who have worked in this area.  http://www.naccho.org.au/gphome.html


Contact your WAGPET Training Advisor for more details, on 08 9473 8200.

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