Programs and Courses
Certificate in Melanography Essentials
The aim of the Melanography Essentials course is provide you with the relevant knowledge and skills in skin assessment and imaging which are required for competent and safe Melanography practice.
Designed and delivered by the ACD and MoleMap, this course offers a combination of online and face to face workshop learning. Participants will complete 8 online modules and attend a 2 day face to face weekend workshop held at Molemap offices in Melbourne Victoria.
Alternatively you can take the online modules and workshop seperately if you wish however in order to gain the certificate from College both elements must be completed.
Detailed course content, date and fee information provided below.
Full Course Information
- Skin: anatomy, physiology and pathology
- Ultraviolet radiation: Sun health and skin cancer risk
- Skin lesion recognition
- Assessment of lesions for Melanography imaging
- Imaging techniques
- Melanography procedures
- Clinic safety, security and ergonomics
- Medicare and legal compensation
Face to Face Workshop
Held at Molemaps offices: Suite 1, Level 4, 60 Albert Road, Melbourne
Exact venue map: Molemap Melbourne
Start/finish times: 8:30am-5pm each day
- Camera skills practice
- Dermoscopy and lesion inspection practice
- Individual tutorial
- Melanography process and practice
- Sun health and skin cancer risk
- Health information design
- Individual tutorial
Include: online investigation, categorisation activities, multiple choice quizzes and a research paper
These courses are designed to provide Doctors and related health professionals with knowledge and skills in a range of Dermatology and skin health areas to develop their expertise and confidence in dealing with patients who present with dermatological conditions. It aims to assist you in the day-to-day management of these patients and in making the decision as to when to refer a patient to a Dermatologist.
Completion of this course does not provide you with qualifications in dermatology or guarantee you access into the ACD Specialist Training Program. In order to practice as a Specialist Dermatologist you must complete the ACD Specialist Training Program. Information on the Training Program requirements are outlined here: