HETI supports the medical workforce across NSW Health through a number of state-wide programs and initiatives (listed below) and also through our programs focused on supporting rural and remote areas such as the Rural Generalist Training Program:
We manage the applications intake and allocation of new medical graduates to training positions across the NSW prevocational training networks.
Prevocational Accreditation Program
As the accredited intern training accreditation authority for NSW, through our Prevocational Accreditation Program we ensure NSW Health training providers comply with the NSW Prevocational Education and Training Standards.
HETI's Prevocational Training Program oversees the training of all prevocational trainees in their first two postgraduate years (PGY1 and PGY2) of training with the aim to promote a universally high standard of general clinical training.
Networked Vocational Training Programs
We oversee and support training and education to networked vocational training programs comprised of training networks in following areas:
- Surgical Skills
- Emergency Medicine
- Basic Physician Training
- Hospital Skills
- Advanced General Medicine
- Medical Administration
The annual recruitment of Junior Medical Officers (JMOs) to new training positions across NSW Health within these networks is also coordinated by HETI.
Course delivery and events
A range of specialist and non-specialist interactive and innovative programs, forums and events are offered to support and inspire the Medical workforce.
- Golden Scalpel Games®
- Medical Managers Training Program
- Junior Medical Officer (JMO) Forum
- Lead & Leap Leadership Development Program
- Basic Sciences of Oncology Course (BSOC)
- Aboriginal Trainee Doctors’ Forum
- Directors of Prevocational Education and Training (DPET) Forum
Funds, grants and scholarships
Scholarships and grants designed for medical professionals are made available by HETI to support continuing professional development.
Find a course or program
To find out more about our Medical courses and programs please see our comprehensive listing below: