Please note: The Melbourne FEE-HELP course started on Monday 24 June however you can still apply for a place. Please choose start date 1 July and if eligible you can start immediately.
The FEE-HELP 12 weeks clinical bridging course is a HEAL and Victoria University collaboration that offers students the opportunity to access the FEE-HELP loan scheme.
NO UPFRONT FEE is required and repayment is by contributions via the Australian Taxation Office, once you earn a certain salary.
Our Clinical Bridging Course (FEE-HELP) is a full-time program (24 contact hours a week) for overseas medical graduates who are looking to practice in Australia. By the time you have finished the course, you will have the knowledge you need to sit the AMC clinical exam with confidence.
Candidates have access to a range of manikins, ophthalmoscope and otoscope to practice with in class.
AMC Handbook Cases: cases from the AMC Handbook of Clinical Assessment are covered thouroughly during the course. Tutors focus on cases that create particularly difficult communication challenges through roleplay scenarios.
FEE-HELP is available to permanent residents or citizens of Australia who have passed their AMC MCQ examination. If eligible, all you need to do is apply below and attach evidence of your AMC MCQ examination pass result, evidence of your permanent residency status or citizenship and a CV.
Application for the FEE-HELP loan is completed on the first day of the course.
Subjects covered by the FEE-HELP course
Taught by practitioners in their respective fields, you will be taken through a range of clinical subjects and learn how to apply them to practise in Australia.
Lectures and tutorials are classroom based and include regular ward visits, and focus on:
As a student you will be givien the opportunity to observe in the clinical environment.
Additionally, the course features a number of role-play workshops, which encourage you to get fully involved in discussions on key issues with fellow students. The emphasis of these sessions is on the appropriate use of language in a professional medical environment.
For more information about FEE-HELP, visit www.studyassist.gov.au.
Note: HEAL reserves the right to cancel or postpone courses if we do not reach our minimum student numbers.
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Clinical Trial Exam - Afternoon Session 12.30pm to 6pm.$ 880.00 inc. GST
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If you are almost ready to sit the AMC Clinical exam, this course offers you the opportunity to refine performance and increase confidence.$ 1200.00 inc. GST