AGPAL Surveyor Training

An overview of AGPAL's comprehensive Surveyor Training Program and upcoming face-to-face GP training dates.

Upcoming face-to-face GP Surveyor training

AGPAL is excited to promote our upcoming face-to-face training sessions as part of the current onboarding process for new GP Surveyors. Starting at the end of April 2023, our expert team and facilitators will be hosting tailored training sessions to get you fully qualified for your first on-site accreditation assessment.

The following information outlines the upcoming training dates and locations currently scheduled for this face-to-face training. We've tried our best to accommodate the majority of candidates with events in a number of capital cities, and our team will liaise with those who have to travel a long distance or interstate.

These sessions are NOT restricted to attendance per home state. We welcome all eligible GP Surveyors to select their preference for attendance to best fit individual schedules or ease of access to the training location.

The times, venue locations and other event information will be confirmed with all eligible trainees as you progress through the AGPAL Surveyor onboarding process.

Contact our Workforce Management Team if you'd like to discuss any of the outlined training information or if you're yet to do so express your interest in becoming an AGPAL GP Surveyor today!

Dates: 15-16 September 2023

Location: Sydney, CBD

Facilitator: Scott Phipps, AGPAL GP Surveyor

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Surveyor training overview

Become a fully qualified AGPAL GP Surveyor for the National General Practice Accreditation (NGPA) Scheme with AGPAL’s comprehensive Surveyor Training Program. This flexible yet rewarding role allows you to actively contribute to quality improvement in Australian general practice while enhancing your own professional development in the process.

AGPAL’s comprehensive Surveyor Training Program ensures all Trainee Surveyors are supported during each stage of the process to become a qualified AGPAL Surveyor. The onboarding process is designed to ensure you have the skills and knowledge required to conduct accreditation assessments and associated reporting requirements.

AGPAL’s Surveyor Training Program has been developed in line with the NGPA Scheme requirements and comprises of e-Learning, comprehensive two-day face-to-face training and an observation exercise. AGPAL Surveyors are further supported with personalised guidance from members of the AGPAL Workforce Management Team and access to a user-friendly assessment software, known as AccreditationPro, to streamline the assessment and reporting process.

Face-to-face training topics

The AGPAL Team is currently hosting a series of face-to-face GP training sessions for successful trainee surveyors in various states and territories over the coming months.

The face-to-face training covers the following topics:

  • The purposes and benefits of accreditation surveys
  • The role of GP Surveyors in the accreditation process
  • An overview of AGPAL’s processes and support

Reimbursement for your time

AGPAL recognises that undertaking surveyor training is a time commitment for you and as such, we’ve implemented a payment program for the completion of all mandatory training and activities required to become a qualified AGPAL GP Surveyor. You’ll be paid for the initial training and observation components, which will be added to the additional payment received for your mentored on-site assessment.

Support from the AGPAL Team

The AGPAL Team is on hand to support you throughout the surveyor onboarding process and as you continue in your role as a qualified AGPAL Surveyor.

AGPAL’s bespoke assessment software, AccreditationPro, provides you with all the tools and resources you’ll need to undertake your surveyor duties, along with additional self-paced eLearning modules that can be completed on your own schedule to assist you in meeting your ongoing eligibility requirements.

AGPAL also provides ongoing annual training to support and enhance your assessment skills, with the opportunity to engage in professional networking events to help build relationships and exchange knowledge and learnings amongst your peers.

Join AGPAL’s GP Surveyor Training program and take the first step in becoming a fully qualified AGPAL GP Surveyor. Contact our friendly team to express your interest today.

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