News and updates

The Accreditation Committee will regularly publish communiqués and updates that summarise important issues discussed at Committee meetings and current work of the Accreditation Committee.

Paramedicine accreditation webinar with education providers

30 March 2021

The Paramedicine Accreditation Committee held a webinar on 30 March 2021 with its education providers to discuss the accreditation standards and professional capabilities and their implementation through the accreditation process.

The webinar was recorded, please see below.

 

Paramedic accreditation standards released

14 September 2020

The Paramedicine Accreditation Committee has released the first standards for accreditation of paramedicine education programs under the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law, as in force in each state and territory (National Law). 

The new accreditation standards come into effect on 1 June 2021 and outline the requirements that education providers must meet to ensure they are equipping graduates with the knowledge, skills and attributes they need to safely and competently practice as paramedics in Australia.

The Accreditation standards are available on the Accreditation page.

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2021 communiqués and updates
Document name PDF Accessible format
Paramedicine Accreditation Committee communiqué – February 2021 meeting PDF
(173KB)
Word version
(67.2 KB DOCX)
2020 communiqués and updates
Document name PDF Accessible format
Paramedicine Accreditation Committee communiqué - December 2020 meeting  PDF  
(167KB)
  
Word version  
(325 KB,DOCX)
 
Paramedicine Accreditation Committee communiqué - October 2020 meeting
PDF
(232KB)
Word version
(130 KB,DOCX)
Paramedicine Accreditation Committee communiqué - July 2020 meeting  PDF
(164KB)
Word version
(306 KB, DOCX)
Paramedicine Accreditation Committee - updated response to COVID-19 - 11 May 2020  PDF 
(99.3KB)  
Word version 
(60.1 KB,DOCX)  
Paramedicine Accreditation Committee communiqué - April 2020 meeting PDF
(122KB)
Word version
(29.8 KB DOCX)
Paramedicine Accreditation Committee - Initial statement on COVID -19 - 20 March 2020 PDF 
(96.9KB)
 
Word version 
(59.7 KB,DOCX)  
Paramedicine Accreditation Committee communiqué – February 2020 meeting PDF
(744KB)
Word version
(2,323 KB DOCX)
2019 communiqués and updates
Document name PDF Accessible format
Paramedicine Accreditation Committee communiqué - September and December 2019 meetings PDF
(95.6KB) 
Word version 
(907KB,DOCX) 
Paramedicine Accreditation Committee communiqué - April (inaugural) and June 2019 meetings

PDF           
(87 KB)

Word version 
(906 KB,DOCX)
 
 
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