The Training Committee (TC) Terms of Reference summarise the remit and role of the Education, Training and Research Committee.


On behalf of the AACP Board, the TC is responsible for:

Developing, operating and monitoring an appropriate accreditation, approval and evaluation process for the education and training of AACP members, which includes:


Managing the process of accreditation and the triennial re-accreditation of tutors/teaching institutions seeking to teach for the AACP and/or the AACP accredited courses.

Managing the accreditation of Foundation Courses, CPD and advanced acupuncture courses.

Developing and monitoring an appropriate program of training for AACP members.


Membership Composition

The TC current (November 2018) committee members are:
Sue Kettle Chair
Paul Battersby
AACP Board representative & Clinical Advisor 
Paul Battersby AACP CEO
Mike Chapman
  AACP tutor representative