What is CPD continuous professional development?

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is a combination of approaches, ideas and techniques that will help you manage your own learning and growth. The focus of CPD is firmly on results – the benefits that professional development can bring you in the real world.

What are the methods to obtain continuing professional development units?

It is typically proactive and can include attending training courses, workshops, seminars, conferences, e-learning course or CPD certified events. CPD active learning can also apply to professionals taking career orientated exams, however the study and revision would be considered self-directed learning.

Is continuing professional development mandatory?

10912, otherwise known as the “Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Act of 2016”, is an act which requires CPD as the mandatory requirement for the renewal of Professional Identification Card of all registered and licensed professionals under the regulation of the PRC.

What is an example of continuing professional development?

For example, being involved in a professional body or giving a presentation at a conference. Formal education. For example, going on formal courses or carrying out research. Self-directed learning.

Is CPD accreditation Recognised?

CPD or Continuing Professional Development was established in 1996 and is an independent accreditation service that is recognised. This body appraises the educational programs according to the highest standards and their accreditation is a symbol of quality and credibility.

Is CPD equivalent to NVQ?

CPD cannot be equated to a qualification such as an NVQ because of the differences in the learning style. During CPD training, you can complete a number of training hours completing various learning activities on the topic of your choice.

How do I get ACCA CPD?

You can submit your annual CPD declaration online at any point in the year by logging into myACCA. Alternatively you can complete a paper version, which you will receive as part of your annual subscription renewal notification. This must be returned to ACCA by 1 January of the following year.

Is CPD Certification Recognised in UK?

The CPD Service is the largest CPD certification recognised in the UK, with nearly 25 years’ experience supporting training providers across all industry sectors.

What is a CPD certificate equivalent to?

CPD Points are equivalent to the number of hours spent learning on a verified course. A CPD verified course allows you to carry those points to the total required by the governing or regulatory industry body in your sector.

Is CPD Recognised internationally?

Global Acceptance of CPD Standards Accreditation

Due to the research undertaken by the CPD Standards Research Project with various professional bodies and regulators the accreditation is recognised and respected internationally.

Is CPD Recognised in Canada?

CPD programs are fully accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Continuing Medical Education (CACME), a subcommittee of the Committee on Accreditation of Canadian Medical Schools (CACMS).