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Step Up Leadership program 2024-06-07T10:01:21+10:00

Program information

The QRGP in partnership with Centre for Leadership Excellence is pleased to present the Step Up Leadership program for Rural Generalists. The program introduces leadership concepts and approaches and has been customised for Rural Generalists. The program focuses on developing and strengthening the skills needed to supervise, motivate, lead change, and provide effective leadership within a healthcare team.

Program themes

The Step Up Leadership Program will cover content from the following key areas:

  • Supportive and strategic leadership
  • Influencing others
  • Leading and guiding change
  • Stakeholder engagement
  • Coaching for improved performance
  • Understanding the broader healthcare environment
  • Managing difficult conversations


The Program comprises of a 2-day workshop held in Brisbane, with additional learning and reflective activities.

Attendance Requirements

Participants must attend both days of the workshop. For those with College exam commitments, please check your ability to commit to both days before applying.


‚ÄčThere are no course fees associated with the program. The QRGP will arrange flights and accommodation at no cost to participants.


Applicants must possess:

  • A medical degree from a recognised Australian or New Zealand university, or equivalent
  • Current medical registration
  • Clinical (direct patient care) experience of at least three years full time equivalent in an Australian health system, or one that is comparable
  • An interest in medical leadership and management and/or currently leading clinical departments


The 2024 Step Up Leadership Program is to be held in Brisbane on 17 – 18 August 2024.

Please contact us for more information.