About the Program

NTGPE is the regional general practice training provider for the NT, coordinating GP registrar placements in urban, rural and remote locations throughout the NT. It aims is to train competent general practitioners who are able to practice anywhere in Australia without supervision and are able to provide high quality primary health care services relevant to individual and community health needs.

NTGPE’s delivery of the program has been designed so that it meets RACGP Standards, ACRRM standards, Department of Health requirements and the needs of the Australian community, with a priority on regional and remote health.

GP registrars enrolled in the Australian General Practice Training (AGPT) program can choose to train toward the fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (FRACGP), fellowship of Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (FACRRM), fellowship in Advanced Rural General Practice (FARGP) offered by the RACGP, or a combination of these.

The program follows the curriculum and standards developed by RACGP and ACRRM and incorporates the full spectrum of knowledge, skills and attitudes required by GP registrars for independent general practice.

For more information please contact the GP registrar support team