To be technically competent in the clinical workplace you should be able to safely and effectively assist with, or perform, appropriate surgical procedures while:
- recognising conditions for which surgery may be necessary
- maintaining dexterity and technical skills
- recognising one's level of skill development.
Select the PGY (1–3) tabs below to view the progression of the expected skills, knowledge and behaviours across the early postgraduate years
Key clinical tasks and the workplace
The related key clinical tasks (KCT) have been designed to help you apply the Framework to your job. You can use these to obtain feedback on, and/or assessment of, your level of performance.
Select the check box next to a KCT for guidance on developing your technical expertise skills and knowledge for this task
Select the KCT title to see the complete task, related competencies and downloadable assessment form