Remote Vocational Training Scheme (RVTS) is a national training program for doctors seeking General Practice Fellowship.
The RVTS delivers distance training and remote supervision to doctors in rural and remote Australia and Aboriginal Medical Services.
Doctors undertake the three or four year program while they continue to provide medical services to their community.
RVTS has two streams of trainees:
Eligibility criteria for each stream is as follows:
Doctors must have General, Provisional or Limited Registration for Area of Need with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
For doctors with limited registration: