Recognition of Prior Learning Policy and Procedure

Trainees who have been selected for the FRANZCOG training program and have obtained an accredited first year training position may be eligible to apply to have some previous experience or training to be recognised toward the specialist training program — subject to the approval of the RANZCOG Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Assessment Subcommittee. Only trainees who fit one of the four categories specified are eligible for RPL.

RPL applications must be submitted as soon as possible after the trainee has accepted a place in the FRANZCOG Training Program, and before commencement of training.

To apply for Recognition of Prior Learning, complete the application form below and email it to the FRANZCOG Training Team at Once submitted, a weblink will be emailed to you to upload any relevant supporting documentation.