GESA Train The Colonoscopist Trainer Workshops

To enhance the quality and safety of colonoscopy and coordinate colonoscopy training in Australia, The Gastroenterological Society of Australia (GESA) and the Australian Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Association (AGEA) established the National Endoscopy Training Initiative (NETI).


Achieving World's Best Practice in Colonoscopy Training 

NETI has established a comprehensive series of national, formalised and standardised colonoscopy workshops conducted by experienced and higly-qualified supervisors. Exacting standards have been set for individual endoscopists and for the conduct of quality training in endoscopy. Aimed at physician and surgeon trainees and endoscopists, NETI provides Australia-wide support for the endoscopy workforce to ensure they have the skills, resources and motivation necessary to deliver effective, high-quality, patient-centred care in a timely manner.


GESA Train The Colonoscopist Trainer (TCT) Workshops



This 2 day course is specifically designed for Supervisors actively supervising trainees learning colonoscopy, and will provide an intensive, challenging and highly interactive learning experience.


Learning Objectives

At this workshop you will:

  • Acquire targeted endoscopy room teaching skills.
  • Gain exposure to adult educational concepts that will equip you to become a better trainer.
  • Develop critical reflection skills with regard to teaching and clinical practice.
  • Discuss assessment, measurement and development tools in colonoscopy.


Who Should Attend

The GESA Train The Colonoscopist Trainer (TCT) Workshop has been specifically designed for supervisors who are actively engaged in the training of Colonoscopy.


2020 Locations/Dates



Day 1 – 08:00-16:45
Day 2 – 08:15-16:30


The program will be emailed to delegates prior to the event.


Registration Fees

GESA Members       -  AU$ TBA
Non GESA Member -  AU$ TBA


Register via emailing your expression of interest to Loretta York at "".   Please include the following in your expression of interest email;

  • The hospital you currently work out of.
  • Your current position at this hospital.
  • Why you want to attend this workshop.
  • Your mobile phone number.


Further Information

Further information regarding the GESA Train The Colonoscopist Trainer can be obtained via contacting:

Loretta York
Phone:  0408 183 933