This chapter reports on vocational training recognised under the Health Insurance Act 1973. It presents data on the number of vocational medical training places in 2011, the results of college examinations held in 2010, the number of new college fellows in 2010 and the number of first year placements likely to be available in 2012 for each of the specialty areas. All data were current as at July 2011.
The following data has been provided by all of the specialist medical colleges and associated faculties, and General Practice Education and Training Ltd (GPET).
Data for the latest five years are presented where applicable. Tables containing data reported for these and earlier years, back to 1997 on trainees and 2000 on fellows, are located in Appendix D.