The Accreditation and Standards Committee is accountable to the Postgraduate Medical Council for the development of standards and accreditation of training positions and institutions.
THE TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR THE ACCREDITATION AND STANDARDS COMMITTEE ARE AS FOLLOWS.
- To inform, advise and implement the work of the Council in the area of the development of standards and the accreditation of training positions.
- Accredit prevocational training positions that meet National and State standards.
- Develop and implement accreditation standards and guidelines for prevocational education and training in Western Australia, to ensure that all prevocational positions offer sufficient experience, education, training, supervision, assessment and feedback to enable the junior medical officer to meet national and State objectives and prepare them for vocational training.