Regulations & Forms
SET Program in General Surgery Regulations
The Board in General Surgery is responsible for managing the General Surgery Training Program including determining program requirements, trainee management, regulations, selection and hospital inspections.
To access the current General Surgery SET Regulations click here.
In Training Assessment Form
Click here to download the In Training Assessment Form for Surgical Education & Training in General Surgery.
All Trainees who commenced on the program from 2013 onwards must submit their forms using the Trainee Management System (TMS).
The Board in General Surgery has mandated that all trainees who commenced on the program from 2013 onwards must submit their logbook via the RACS MALT system. The system is available by logging into the RACS website.
All other trainees may submit their logbook via either TMS, MALT or hard copy. To download the Logbook please click here.
Further information on MALT can be downloaded by clicking here.
Guide to Completing Logbooks
The Board in General Surgery has published a guide for both Trainees and Supervisors detailing how to complete the logbook and in particular how to record procedures.
If you are not sure how to record your procedure please discuss with your supervisor and refer to this Guide. The Guide can be download here.
Mini-CEX and DOPS
The following Assessment Forms for Surgical Education & Training in General Surgery can be downloaded by clicking on the applicable form name below.
Fellowship Examination Preparation
Candidates presenting for the Fellowship Examination are expected to develop an exam preparation or study plan that covers the General Surgery syllabus. The plan should include activities that allow candidates to become familiar with the exam format. Activities should assist candidates develop effective techniques in responding to questions in the exam setting.
To download the Fellowship Examination Preparation form, please click here.