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Practitioner eligibility and access to approved training

Medical practitioners and nurse practitioners seeking to participate in the voluntary assisted dying process are required to successfully complete the Western Australian Voluntary Assisted Dying Approved Training.

Access to the WA VAD Approved Training will only be granted to practitioners who meet the relevant eligibility criteria (PDF 895KB) under the Voluntary Assisted Dying Act 2019 (including the requirements approved by the CEO (PDF 992KB)). 

Further details for health practitioner access can be found on the Access to WA VAD Approved Training (PDF 890KB) information sheet.

Practitioners wanting to complete the WA VAD Approved Training can commence the application process by completing the online access form through Voluntary Assisted Dying Information Management System (VAD-IMS) (external site).

Last reviewed: 12-11-2021
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