Accreditation publications and resources

Below are some key accreditation resources and publications, including guides, forms, policies and standards related to the Committee’s accreditation activities. 

Current publications and resources

Document name Date of publication  Format
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health practice accreditation standards 2019 (approved accreditation standards 2019)

These are the current accreditation standards (updated in February 2021) for use by education providers offering Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health practice programs – effective from 1 June 2020
1 February 2021 PDF
Word
Professional capabilities for registered Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practitioners

The professional capabilities were approved by the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practice Board of Australia, and identify the knowledge, skills and professional attributes needed to safely and competently practise as an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practitioner in Australia.

The approved accreditation standards 2019 require education providers to design and implement a program where learning outcomes and assessment tasks map to all the professional capabilities.
1 July 2019 PDF
Web page             
Guidelines for accreditation of education and training programs 1 July 2020 PDF
Word
Guidance on teaching out accredited and approved programs of study  27 August 2021  PDF 
Word 
Guidance on accreditation site visits and tele/videoconference meetings  27 August 2021  PDF  
Guidance for accreditation assessors  27 August 2021  PDF 
Word 
Approach for establishment of accreditation assessment teams for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health practice 1 February 2021 PDF
Word
Process for internal review of accreditation decisions - updated September 2020 1 February 2021 PDF
Word

Superseded

Document name Date of publication  Format
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health practice accreditation standards 2019 – 1 July 2019 version

As of 1 February 2021 this version of the accreditation standards has been superseded by the updated Aboriginal and Torres Strait approved accreditation standards 2019
1 July 2019 PDF
Word
Accreditation standards for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health practice 2013

These are now superseded by the approved accreditation standards 2019
17 December 2013 PDF
Word
 
 
Page reviewed 27/08/2021