The CCEA is an independent and nationally recognised body responsible for ensuring competency and high education standards in chiropractic for the Australasian community.

The Accreditation Committee is responsible for interpreting the Standards, implementing the process of accreditation and certifying the quality and integrity of Australasian Chiropractic Programmes through the evaluation of their compliance with the Criteria for Accreditation. The Accreditation Committee also provides recommendations to Chiropractic programmes on issues of effectiveness and programme quality.

As the Dean of Research, Dr Holt ensures the New Zealand College of Chiropractic has an up to date evidence based curriculum. He supports faculty in their research interests and projects.

His appointment on the Accreditation Committee runs for three years.