Podiatry Board of Australia - Accreditation publications and resources

Accreditation publications and resources

Accreditation resources and publications, including guides, forms, policies and standards related to the Accreditation Committee’s accreditation activities are below.

Current publications and resources

Document name Date of publication Format

Guidelines for risk-based accreditation decision-making

The Guidelines for risk-based accreditation decision making were developed and endorsed by the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practice, Chinese Medicine, Medical Radiation Practice, Paramedicine and Podiatry Accreditation Committees - these guidelines took effect on 1 July 2022.

1 July 2022

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Accreditation standards for entry-level podiatry programs

These accreditation standards took effect on 1 January 2022.
1 September 2021 PDF
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Accreditation standards for podiatry surgery programs

These accreditation standards took effect on 1 January 2022.
1 September 2021 PDF
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Accreditation standards for programs for registered podiatrists and podiatric surgeons addressing requirements for endorsement of registration in relation to scheduled medicines (ESM programs)

These accreditation standards took effect on 1 January 2022.
1 September 2021  PDF
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Accreditation standards for podiatric therapeutics programs for registered podiatrists and podiatric surgeons 

These accreditation standards took effect on 1 January 2022.
1 September 2021  PDF
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Accreditation standards – summary 

A summary of the accreditation standards that took effect on 1 January 2022.
1 September 2021  PDF
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Professional capabilities for podiatrists

The professional capabilities for podiatrists took effect on 1 January 2022.
1 September 2021 PDF
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Professional capabilities for podiatric surgeons

The professional capabilities for podiatric surgeons took effect on 1 January 2022.
1 September 2021  PDF
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Guidelines for accreditation of education and training programs 1 July 2020 PDF
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Guidance for podiatry education providers on endorsement for scheduled medicines in an accreditation context 20 April 2022

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Guidance on teaching out accredited and approved programs of study  27 August 2021  PDF 
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Guidance on accreditation site visits and tele/videoconference meetings  27 August 2021  PDF
Guidance for accreditation assessors  27 August 2021  PDF 
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Approach for establishment of accreditation assessment teams for podiatry January 2021 PDF
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Process for internal review of accreditation decisions October 2020 PDF
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Standards in effect until 31 December 2021

Document name Date of publication Format
Accreditation standards for podiatry programs

As of 1 January 2022, this version of the accreditation standards will be superseded by the Accreditation standards for entry-level podiatry programs (2021).
22 April 2015 PDF
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Accreditation standards for podiatric surgery programs

As of 1 January 2022, this version of the accreditation standards will be superseded by the Accreditation standards for podiatric surgery programs (2021).
7 June 2012 PDF
Accreditation standards for endorsement for scheduled medicines (Part A podiatric therapeutics)

As of 1 January 2022, this version of the accreditation standards will be superseded by the Accreditation standards for programs for podiatric therapeutics programs for registered podiatrists and podiatric surgeons (2021).
22 August 2012 PDF
Podiatry competency standards (professional capabilities)

As of 1 January 2022, this version of the professional capabilities will be superseded by the Professional capabilities for podiatrists (2021).
May 2015 PDF
 
 
Page reviewed 30/06/2022