Current accredited courses

ACORN previously offered the opportunity for organisations that provide programs relating to education and training for perioperative personnel to seek accreditation of their programs from the College.  ACORN is no longer renewing or accepting applications for new courses to be accredited. The courses listed below are currently accredited up until their Course expiration date as listed. On expiration each course will no longer be ACORN accredited.

By accrediting an educational program, ACORN provided formal recognition of the quality of the program, demonstrating that the requirements developed by the College have been met.


Courses currently accredited by ACORN


Course provider

Course title


Course expiration date
Cardinal Healthcare
Operating room conduct

Valerie Lim   

18th June 2022
Metro Health Services District Queensland Perioperative introductory program (PIP) Fiona Newman 
12th December 2021
Device Technologies Operating Room Protocols for Medical Company Representatives Rhonda Walck 26th October 2021
Stryker Stryker Staff in the Operating Suite Jenny Chau 12th September 2021
Northside Perioperative Consortium Perioperative introductory program Jodie Sisson
30th August 2021