Become an ASSET instructor


Find a surgeon

The Find a Surgeon directory is a listing of active Fellows of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons who meet the requirements of the College's Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Program and have opted to be on the list. This list excludes retired or inactive Fellows.


ASSET is a two day course providing generic surgical skills to Trainees. Skills learnt on the course accelerate the participant's aptitude and ability to perform surgical skills.

  • Small group teaching
  • Intensive hands-on practice
  • 2:1 student teacher ratio

You can choose to teach for a few hours, or the whole two days.

Being an instructor provides you with the opportunity to:

  • Claim one point per hour in CPD Category Four
  • Network with your peers
  • Pass on your knowledge and skills to future generations of surgeons
  • Enhance your teaching and mentoring skills

Register your interest to teach now.