A Career in GP

Be the general practitioner you were born to be

General practice is the medical specialty with real community impact. As a GP, you can empower your patients to lead healthier lives.

Additional skills

Be a GP with a sub-specialty

Don't let the 'general' in 'general practitioner' fool you. GPs are specialists. During your training, you have the opportunity to pick a sub-specialty to develop skills in, providing you with more to offer the community.

Your GP training journey starts here

The best pathway to a career in GP in WA is on the Australian General Practice Training program with WAGPET. Undertake three or fours years of GP training and you will be a fellowed GP, able to practise in any location in Australia.

Training Locations

Train in diverse medicine across a diverse state

From Albany to Port Hedland and everywhere between, you can train in a variety of locations across the beautiful state of Western Australia.