Skin Cancer Medicine for General Practice

Benign and Precancerous Lesions


Developed and delivered by Australian trained and based Dermatologists this 8 week online course will teach participants to distinguish a range of benign and precancerous lesions that are often identified by patients as skin lesions of concern and if required provide patients with a recommended treatment plan  

Participants will complete 5 online modules, attend or watch webinars and participate in weekly online case discussion.  This course is designed to be engaging, flexible and totally relevant to your needs in day to day practice. 

Detailed course content, date and fee information provided below.

Full Course Information

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 Dermatologists. 

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:

Becoming a Dermatologist

"Benign skin lesions are common. When in doubt a biopsy is required but this course has helped me to be more confident when patients can be simply reassured or need referral to a specialist dermatologist"
Benign & Precancerous Lesions Graduate 2019