Standards at a Glance


This is a general overview of the ACA standards based on the Accreditation Process Guide. 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). Individuals wanting to obtain the Accreditation Process Guide, 2019 Edition may purchase it online or by calling the ACA bookstore at 888-229-5745

Standards at a Glance - 2019 Standards (August 2018)

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

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