Apply for accreditation

Training sites must apply to the RACP to have their site accredited for Basic and Advanced Training.

The RACP assesses training sites to determine if the training site provides:

  • an appropriate level of supervision
  • sufficient clinical experience
  • opportunities for continuing education and research
  • suitable training infrastructure

Standards, criteria and documentation

Basic Training

Adult Internal Medicine
Accreditation standards
Accreditation criteria (Australia)
Accreditation criteria (New Zealand)
Accreditation assessment form

Paediatrics and Child Health
Accreditation standards
Accreditation criteria
Accreditation assessment form (Australia)
Accreditation assessment form (New Zealand)

Advanced Training

Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine
Accreditation criteria
Accreditation assessment form

Addiction Medicine
Accreditation criteria
Site survey form

Cardiology
Accreditation criteria
Accreditation assessment form

Clinical Genetics
Accreditation criteria
Accreditation assessment form (Clinical/Cancer genetics)
Accreditation assessment form (Metabolic medicine)

Clinical Pharmacology
Accreditation criteria
Accreditation assessment form

Community Child Health
Accreditation criteria
Additional position description form
Application process and guide
Accreditation assessment form

Dermatology
Accreditation criteria
Accreditation assessment form

Endocrinology
Accreditation criteria
Accreditation assessment form

Gastroenterology
Accreditation criteria
Accreditation assessment form

General Medicine
Accreditation criteria
Accreditation assessment form
Accreditation assessment form (obstetric medicine)

General Paediatrics
Accreditation assessment form (Australia)
Accreditation assessment form (New Zealand)
Assessment sheet: Expectations of community development experience (New Zealand)
Assessment sheet: Expectations of core acute experience (New Zealand)
Assessment sheet: Expectations of rural experience (New Zealand)
Assessment sheet: Expectations of core general paediatric experience (New Zealand)

Geriatric Medicine
Accreditation criteria
Accreditation assessment form

Haematology
Accreditation criteria
Accreditation assessment form

Immunology and Allergy
Accreditation criteria
Accreditation assessment form

Infectious Diseases
Accreditation criteria
Accreditation assessment form
Memo: Specialist Advisory Committee site criteria review

Medical Oncology
Accreditation criteria (Australia)
Accreditation criteria (New Zealand)
Accreditation assessment form

Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine
Accreditation criteria
Accreditation assessment form

Nephrology
Accreditation criteria
Accreditation assessment form

Neurology
The Australian and New Zealand Association of Neurologists (ANZAN) undertakes site accreditation for Neurology positions.

Nuclear Medicine
The Australian Association of Nuclear Medicine Specialists (AANMS) undertakes site accreditation for Nuclear Medicine posts in Nuclear Medicine.

Paediatric Emergency Medicine
The Australasian College for Emergency Medicine undertakes Site Accreditation for Paediatric Emergency Medicine.

Occupational and Environmental Medicine
Accreditation assessment form
AFOEM accreditation FAQs

Palliative Medicine
Accreditation criteria (Adult)
Accreditation criteria (Paediatrics)
Accreditation assessment form (Adult)
Accreditation assessment form (Paediatrics)

Public Health Medicine
Accreditation standards
Accreditation assessment form

Rehabilitation Medicine
Accreditation criteria
Accreditation assessment form
Accreditation application instructions

Respiratory and Sleep Medicine
Accreditation criteria (Adult respiratory medicine)
Accreditation assessment form (Adult respiratory medicine)
Accreditation criteria (Adult sleep medicine)
Accreditation assessment form (Adult sleep medicine)

Rheumatology
Accreditation criteria
Accreditation assessment form

Sexual Health Medicine
Accreditation criteria
Accreditation assessment form
Accreditation renewal form

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