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Introduction to Skin Cancer

Delivered online and self-paced, this brand new interactive course introduces health professionals to the fundamentals of skin cancer medicine.

This exciting new course is ideal for doctors and nurses with an interest in skin cancer. Many of the topics will be valuable for any professional who views their clients’/patients’ skin as part of their daily practice including physiotherapists, osteopaths, podiatrists, chiropractors, melanographers and dermal therapists.

Work your way through this interactive course at your own pace to gain:

  • Practical information and knowledge of what to look for
  • Insight into how skin cancer is managed
  • An understanding why accurate diagnosis is essential

You will also gain an insight into risk factors for the development of skin cancer, which will enable you to better advise your patients/clients about skin cancer prevention. Check your learning via our Knowledge Checks and Quizzes along the way.

Take your time with up to three months to complete the course and 12-months ongoing access to the course material.

Do you already work in skin cancer medicine?

Please explore our Certificate of Skin Cancer Medicine and Certificate of Dermoscopy courses. These courses are the recommended starting point on our education pathway, which culminates in Accreditation and Fellowship.


Start any time


Self-paced – three months access from date of enrolment

CPD Points Australia

Participants may apply for CPD points with relevant professional bodies

CPD Hours

*Disclaimer – please refer to below.


9 self-paced, interactive online modules with Knowledge Checks and Quizzes


  • Engaging, interactive course delivery with Knowledge Checks and Quizzes in each module
  • Modules ranging from “Structure and Function of Skin” to “Recognising Suspicious Lesions” and “Where to Now”
  • Self-paced – you have three months to complete
  • Explore the fundamentals of skin cancer and learn how to recognise suspicious skin lesions
  • Gain practical information to use in your daily practice setting
  • Understand why prevention and accurate diagnosis are essential
  • Know when to alert patients/clients, and advise them on what to do next.

Course Fees

$250 AUD/NZD

*Fees inclusive of GST

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Entry Requirements

No pre-requisites apply for this exciting, interactive course.

If you are a heath professional with an interest in the fundamentals of skin cancer medicine OR who views their clients/patients skin as part of their daily practice, this is the perfect course for improving your patient outcomes.

Don’t delay, REGISTER NOW!

Further Information

1300 754 676

*The above summary shows the hours reasonably required for a diligent person holding the necessary pre-requisite qualifications and knowledge to properly complete all aspects of this CPD activity.
If required, additional hours can be optionally self-reported together with supporting evidence.