Proposed Quality Assurance Regulation under the Kinesiology Act, 2007
Regulation - LGIC
Bill or Act:
Kinesiology Act, 2007
Summary of Decision:
The above mentioned regulation was filed on January 25, 2013. The regulation was filed as O. Reg. 29/13. The regulation was published on e-laws on January 29, 2013 and will be published in the Ontario Gazette on February 9, 2013.
September 16, 2011
Summary of Proposal:
Under the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991 (RHPA) and the Kinesiology Act, 2007, the transitional Council of the College of Kinesiologists of Ontario is, among other things, responsible for making regulations respecting the future self-regulating profession of kinesiology in Ontario.
Under these Acts, the transitional Council may make regulations on a variety of subject matters, including prescribing a quality assurance program, subject to the prior review of the Minister of Health and Long-Term Care and the approval of the Lieutenant-Governor-in-Council.
Summary of Regulation
The transitional Council of the College of Kinesiologists of Ontario (TCCKO) Quality Assurance Regulation made under the Kinesiology Act, 2007, sets out the College's mandatory Quality Assurance Program for its members.
The regulation establishes the core components of the program, which include:
· Continuing Education;
· Professional Development;
· Peer and Practice Assessment; and
It also sets out how members participate in the program, how they are assessed and the procedural rules for ensuring the fairness of the program.
For further information please contact the TCCKO directly at the address below.
Contact: Lara Thacker, Director of Quality Assurance
Address: 163 Queen St. East, 4th Floor, Toronto, ON M5A 1S1
January 25, 2013