Accreditation Authorities also assess programs of study and education providers to determine whether accreditation standards are being met.
Accreditation standards help to ensure that education providers and programs of study provide students with the knowledge, skills and professional attributes to practise the profession in Australia.
The Accreditation Authority for each health profession is listed below. Information about the accreditation process is available on each authority’s website.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practitioner Accreditation Committee
Chinese Medicine Accreditation Committee
Council on Chiropractic Education Australasia
Australian Dental Council
Australian Medical Council
Medical Radiation Practice Accreditation Committee
Australian Nursing and Midwifery Accreditation Council
Optometry Council of Australia and New Zealand
Australian and New Zealand Osteopathic Council
Australian Pharmacy Council
Australian Physiotherapy Council
Australian and New Zealand Podiatry Accreditation Council
Australian Psychology Accreditation Council
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