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The Emergency Medicine Diploma (EMD) is an 18-month competency-based training program conducted in the workplace under the supervision of an approved EMD Supervisor. The program includes 12 months working in an Emergency Department (ED) plus six months in Critical Care.
EMD trainees are required to complete the following program components:

  • 12 full-time equivalent (FTE) months in ED
  • Six FTE months of Critical Care
  • Workplace-Based Assessments
    • Eight Mini-Clinical Evaluation Exercises
    • Nine Direct Observation of Procedural Skills
    • Four Case-based Discussions
    • Procedural Checklist
  • 12 Written ED Case Reflections
  • One Audit
  • Two Advanced Emergency Skills Workshops
  • Three EMD Online Learning Modules
  • Online EMD MCQ Exam

All course components must be completed within five years from your enrolment date.

  • ED Training
  • ED Training Sites
  • Approved EMD Supervisor
  • Critical Care
  • Regulations
  • EMD Program Fee
  • Further Information