Protecting the public and
guiding the professions

For Professionals

The Council regulates the health professions in the country in aspects pertaining to registration, education and training, professional conduct and ethical behaviour, ensuring continuing professional development, and fostering compliance with healthcare standards.

Professional Boards

Policy & Guidelines

The guidelines for the Board include the Ethical Rules of Conduct in respect of which we may take disciplinary steps.

Minimum standards for the training of Arts Therapists      View document
Minimum Standards for the Education of Occupational Therapists View document
Qualification  for registration with SAQA (OT) View document
Minimum Standards for Diploma in Medical Orthotics Prosthetics View document
Formal Assessment Instruments used in Occupational Therapy View document

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Please click here for Ethical Guidelines.