Preparation for Fellowship Success (PFS) 2023

Preparation for Fellowship Success (PFS) - online workshop

Maximise your performance in the Fellowship Examination in General Dental Practice (GDP).

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  • $2208 - PFS Registration
Add to your calendar 04/29/23 10:00 AM 05/13/23 2:00 PM Australia/Sydney Preparation for Fellowship Success (PFS) 2023

Maximise your performance in the Fellowship Examination in General Dental Practice (GDP).


Registration closed


Elevate your skills and knowledge to develop the attributes of a Fellow in preparation for the Fellowship Examination in General Dental Practice (GDP) by attending the Preparation for Fellowship Success (PFS).

This online preparatory workshop is tailored to guide you through the intricacies of the Fellowship Examination (GDP) and develop a roadmap towards success.

It is organised into three (3) workshops that will provide comprehensive guidance on writing techniques for the written examination, incorporating evidence-based practices and using references, and how to systematically approach a clinical case. The sessions will also focus on applying various areas of dentistry for examination purposes, giving you a holistic approach to problem-solving and understanding what is contemporary in dentistry.

The workshops also offer study tips to enhance your performance, allowing you to achieve your maximum potential during the Fellowship Examination. Small interactive groups will be hosted by experienced facilitators who will guide you through clinical cases, improving your ability to think, analyse and develop management plans for patients in an examination setting.

Join other dental practitioners from around the world to benefit from this unique opportunity to engage with Examiners, facilitators, and your peers, to gain insights into the contemporary practices of dentistry. By enrolling in the PFS workshop, you will gain access to valuable information that will help you navigate through the Fellowship Examination with confidence and proficiency.

Don’t miss out on this chance to maximise your prospects of passing the Fellowship Examination in General Dental Practice. Prepare to take the next step toward Fellowship with the College and enhance your professional standing.

For more detailed information on the Preparation for Fellowship Success workshop please click here.

Learning Outcomes:
1. Enhanced Confidence: Develop the confidence to excel in the Fellowship Examination.
2. Improved Knowledge: Gain a contemporary understanding of the latest trends and practices in dentistry.
3. Strategic Focus: Develop a practical and strategic approach to passing the examination.
4. Written Response Skills: Hone your written examination techniques, including the use of evidence and references.
5. Clinical Case Expertise: Systematically approach complex clinical cases and develop management plans.
6. Enhanced Application: Integrate different areas of dentistry and apply them to the examination format.
7. Study Tips: Gain valuable tips to enhance your performance and study more effectively.
8. Exam Roadmap: Develop a clear roadmap and plan to pass the Fellowship Examination.

Workshop 1: Saturday, 29 April 2023 | 10 AM – 2 PM
Workshop 2: Saturday, 6 May 2023 | 10 AM – 2 PM
Workshop 3: Saturday, 13 May 2023 | 10 AM – 2 PM
Location: Online
Price: $ 2,208
CPD Hours: 12 hours

Registration closes: Friday, 21 April 2023

It is recommended that candidates enrol in the next Fellowship Examination (GDP) following completion of the PFS workshop.

Preparation for Fellowship Success is open to all members eligible to sit the Fellowship Examination in GDP. The Fellowship Examination (GDP) is open to candidates who have passed or been granted exemption from the Primary Dental Sciences Examination, or have gained Membership in General Dental Practice through the MRACDS(GDP) Program.

Candidates must have completed their undergraduate degree at least three years prior to enrolling, have a minimum of two years clinical experience and hold registration to practice dentistry with a recognised registering body. 

To check whether you’re eligible for the Primary Dental Sciences Examination Exemption pathway please visit here.

Important notes:
1. Candidates are required to hold membership with RACDS prior to enrolling – apply for Affiliate Membership now. If you hold an active Subscription you are eligible to apply.
2. The enrolment fee may be refunded as per the RACDS Refund Policy.
3. Enrolment is valid only for the current year’s workshop to which the candidate has been admitted.
4. The College reserves the right to amend the timing and dates of workshops whenever conditions warrant. Where workshops are cancelled or postponed, a full refund of the enrolment fee will be issued. The College takes no responsibility for any other costs incurred by the Candidate.
5. All prices are in Australian Dollars (AUD).

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