Standards at a Glance


This is a general overview of the ACA standards based on the Accreditation Process Guide and the Accreditation Process Guide, v. 2012. While each standard is listed in the following material, the specific details, interpretation, and compliance information are not included.  "Standards At A Glance" is a reference for people wanting to know the basics.  Camps or individuals who need complete details for the 2012 standards should contact ACA and refer to the book titled Accreditation Process Guide (2012 Edition).

Standards at a Glance - 2012 Standards, Updated January 2016 (PDF)

If you are having trouble finding the information you need, please contact ACA with your specific questions.