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 
Medical radiation practice accreditation standards 2019 (approved accreditation standards 2019)

These are the current accreditation standards (updated in March 2021) for use by education providers offering medical radiation practice programs – effective from 1 March 2020
1 April 2021 PDF 
Word 
Professional capabilities for medical radiation practice

The professional capabilities were approved by the Medical Radiation Practice Board of Australia, and identify the knowledge, skills and professional attributes needed to safely and competently practise as an medical radiation 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 March 2020 PDF 
Webpage
Fact sheet for education providers – Professional capabilities for medical radiation practice 8 November 2019 PDF 
Word
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 medical radiation practice 1 April 2021 PDF
Word
Process for internal review of accreditation decisions - updated September 2020 1 April 2021 PDF
Word

Superseded

Document name  Date of publication  Format 
Retired: Medical radiation practice accreditation standards 2019 – 1 March 2020 version

As of 1 April 2021 this version of the accreditation standards has been superseded by the updated medical radiation practice accreditation standards 2019
1 March 2019 to 31 March 2021 PDF
Word
Retired: Accreditation standards for medical radiation practice 2013

These are now superseded by the approved accreditation standards 2019
17 December 2013 to 28 February 2019 PDF
Word

 
 
Page reviewed 27/08/2021