Getting a training site accredited

The RACP provides a list of accredited training sites for Advanced and Basic Training. Training sites must apply to the RACP to have their site accredited.

The RACP assesses training sites for Basic and Advanced Training to determine if the training site provides:

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

Accreditation criteria

Basic Training

Adult Internal Medicine

Accreditation criteria - Australia (PDF 92KB)
Accreditation criteria - New Zealand (PDF 93KB)
Adult Internal Medicine Site Assessment form (DOC 75KB)

Contact:
Australia accreditation@racp.edu.au
New Zealand accreditation@racp.org.nz

Paediatrics and Child Health
Accreditation Criteria (PDF 133KB)
Paediatric Medicine Site Assessment form (DOC 123KB)
Paediatric Site Accreditation Survey - New Zealand (DOC 152KB)
Contact:
Australia accreditation@racp.edu.au
New Zealand accreditation@racp.org.nz

Advanced Training

Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine
Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine Site Accreditation Criteria (PDF 313KB)
Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine Site Survey form (DOC 196KB)
Contact:
AdolescentMed@racp.edu.au
Addiction Medicine
Addiction Medicine Site Accreditation Criteria (PDF 92KB)
Accreditation of Training Sites Survey – Addiction Medicine (DOC 326KB)
Contact:
addictionmedtraining@racp.edu.au
Cardiology
Cardiology Accreditation Criteria (PDF 136KB)
Cardiology site survey (DOC 418KB)

Contact:
Australia cardiology@racp.edu.au
New Zealand cardiology@racp.org.nz

Clinical Genetics
Accreditation criteria (PDF 37KB)
Clinical Genetics site survey (DOC 434KB)
Contact:
ClinicalGenetics@racp.edu.au
Clinical Pharmacology

Accreditation criteria (PDF 39KB)
Clinical Pharmacology Site Survey (DOC 284KB)

Contact:
ClinicalPharmacology@racp.edu.au
Community Child Health
Site Survey form (DOC 104KB) Contact:
communitychildhealth@racp.edu.au
Dermatology
Accreditation criteria (PDF 56KB)
Dermatology Site Survey (DOC 242KB)
Contact:
dermatology@racp.org.nz
Endocrinology

Accreditation criteria (PDF 97KB)

Endocrinology Site Survey (DOC 188KB)

Contact:
Australia endocrinology@racp.edu.au
New Zealand endocrinology@racp.org.nz

Gastroenterology
Accreditation criteria (PDF 205KB)
Site survey (DOC 584KB)

Contact:
Australia gastroenterology@racp.edu.au
New Zealand gastroenterology@racp.org.nz

General Medicine
Accreditation criteria (PDF 126KB)

General Medicine site survey (DOC 115KB)
General Medicine (Obstetric Medicine) site survey (DOC 313KB)

Contact:
Australia generalmedicineadvanced@racp.edu.au
New Zealand generalmedicine@racp.org.nz

General Paediatrics
Assessment Form to Accredit Training Settings (DOC 196KB)
Assessment Sheet - Expectations of Community Development Experience - New Zealand (PDF 40KB)
Assessment Sheet - Expectations of Core Acute Experience - New Zealand (PDF 28KB)
Assessment Sheet - Expectations of Rural Experience - New Zealand (PDF 40KB)
Assessment Sheet - Expectations of Core General Paediatric Experience - New Zealand (PDF 35KB)
Site Accreditation Questionnaire - New Zealand (DOC 78KB)

Contact:
Australia accreditation@racp.edu.au
New Zealand GeneralPaediatrics@racp.org.nz

Geriatric Medicine
Accreditation criteria (PDF 140KB)
Site survey (DOC 468KB)

Contact:
Australia geriatrics@racp.edu.au
New Zealand geriatrics@racp.org.nz

Haematology
Accreditation criteria (PDF 117KB)
Haematology site survey (DOC 279KB)

Contact:
Australia haematology@racp.edu.au
New Zealand haematology@racp.org.nz

Immunology and Allergy
Immunology and Allergy site accreditation criteria (PDF 86KB)
Application for Accreditation as an Advanced training site in Clinical Immunology/Allergy and Immunopathology (PDF 0.3MB)

Contact:
ImmunologyAllergy@racp.edu.au

Infectious Diseases
Accreditation criteria (PDF 102KB)
Site survey (DOC 362KB)
Site Criteria Review Communication (PDF 139KB)

Contact:
Australia Infectiousdiseases@racp.edu.au
New Zealand infectiousdiseases@racp.org.nz

Medical Oncology
Accreditation Criteria - Australia (PDF 97KB)
Accreditation Criteria - New Zealand (PDF 47KB)
Medical Oncology survey form for the accreditation of training settings (DOC 0.4MB)

Contact:
Australia medicaloncology@racp.edu.au
New Zealand medicaloncology@racp.org.nz

Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine
Accreditation Criteria (PDF 56KB)
Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine (DOC 642KB)
Contact:
neonatalperinatal@racp.edu.au
Nephrology
Accreditation criteria (PDF 37KB)

Nephrololgy site survey (DOC 494KB)

Contact:
Australia nephrology@racp.edu.au
New Zealand nephrology@racp.org.nz

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

Contact:
anzan@anzan.org.au
anzan.org.au

Nuclear Medicine
The Australian Association of Nuclear Medicine Specialists (AANMS) undertakes site accreditation for Nuclear Medicine posts in Nuclear Medicine.
Accreditation Criteria (PDF 366KB)

Contact:
aanms@aanms.org.au
aanms.org.au

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

Contact:
accreditation@acem.org.au
acem.org.au

Palliative Medicine
Palliative Medicine Paediatrics Accreditation Criteria (PDF 111KB)
Palliative Medicine Adult Medicine Accreditation Criteria (PDF 86KB)
Palliative Medicine survey form to accredit training settings (DOC 0.45MB)
Paediatric & Child Health Palliative Medicine survey form to accredit training settings (DOC 0.1MB)
Contact:
palliativemedtraining@racp.edu.au
Public Health Medicine

Standards for the Accreditation of Public Health Medicine Training Settings (PDF 0.3MB)
Survey form to accredit training settings Public health Medicine (DOC 0.1MB)

Contact:
accreditation@racp.edu.au
Rehabilitation Medicine
Accreditation criteria (PDF 86KB)
Site survey (DOC 212KB)
Application for accreditation cover sheet (DOC 47KB)
Contact:
accreditation@racp.edu.au
Respiratory and Sleep Medicine
Respiratory and Sleep Medicine Site Accreditation Criteria (Adult Respiratory Medicine) (PDF 206KB)
Application for Accreditation of Advanced Training Sites (Adult Respiratory Medicine) (PDF 369KB)
Respiratory and Sleep Medicine Site Accreditation Criteria (Adult Sleep Medicine) (PDF 196KB)
Respiratory and Sleep Medicine Application for Accreditation of Advanced Training (Adult Sleep Medicine) (PDF 318KB)

Contact:
Australia respiratorysleep@racp.edu.au
New Zealand RespiratorySleep@racp.org.nz

Rheumatology
Rheumatology site accreditation criteria (PDF 54KB)
Rheumatology site survey form (DOC 1.8MB)

Contact:
Australia rheumatology@racp.edu.au
New Zealand rheumatology@racp.org.nz

Sexual Health Medicine
Accreditation criteria (PDF 106KB)
Application for Accreditation of Training Sites (DOC 234KB)
Application for Re-accreditation of Training Sites (DOC 106KB)
Contact:
shmedtraining@racp.edu.au
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