Welcome to the Medical Education and Training Centre (METC) website. This website provides current information about the METC and offers a range of resources and links for -

  • medical students,

  • medical graduates,

  • clinicians,

  • medical educators

  • and Others

" Come work in the Northern Territory, the place of possiblities,

opportunities and potential"

The Medical Education and Training Centre (METC) is a business unit within the Office of the Chief Medical Officer (OCMO) in the NT Department of Health. The functions of METC are to facilitate, coordinate and support across the whole medical training and practice continuum:


  • Research, development and evaluate medical education and training  

  • Prevocational accreditation services (previously with NTPMC)

  • NT Health Services with policy and processes for recruitment of medical staff

  • Leadership in workforce planning to achieve a sustainable workforce in the Northern Territory

  • Jurisdictional coordination in relation to medical staff matters including the wellbeing of medical trainees

About Us
Alice Springs Hospital

Central Australia Health Service

"Call for papers: Health & Law Research Workshop and Student Showcase"

2017 Intern ApplicationsNorthern Territory Intern applications for 2017 clinical year will open 9 May 2016. 

NT Doctors win National Awards

"This week the Northern Territory hosted the 20th Medical Education and Training Forum in Darwin. Congratulations to the Northern Territory’s Medical Education and Training Centre (NT METC) on the successful hosting of this annual national conference, already being dubbed `the best ever’. "

21st National Prevocational Medical Education Forum

"Back to the Future"

Hotel Grand Chancellor, Hobart TAS

November 6th - 9th, 2016

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Contact Us

(08) 899 92836

Royal Darwin Hospital Campus

Flinders University B4A, 

PO Box 41326

Casuarina NT 0811

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