Example meeting types

  • Journal Clubs
  • Grand Rounds
  • Multi-disciplinary team meetings (MTD)
  • Faculty meetings
  • Editorial meetings
  • Legal briefings
  • Case studies
  • Handover meetings
  • Workgroups
  • Review groups
  • Committees (please see below for more information on Committee Meetings)

Committee Meetings:

Credits for activities related to Committee Meetings can be claimed under the Internal category.  However, a doctor’s PCS activity must be balanced and mirror their day-to-day practice and activity and reflect their scope of practice across all Domains of Good Professional Practice. Participation on committees is eligible for Internal CPD credits to a maximum of 5 credits each year. There must be a patient safety element to the remit of the committee.


Example Courses:

  • Training, assessment or re-assessment of practical and other skills carried out at work such as:
    • Accreditation or re-accreditation courses for Life Saving/Resuscitation
    • Anti-microbial stewardship
    • Safe prescribing
    • Hand hygiene
    • Manual handling


Example Online Educational Activities

  • HSELand.ie/HSALearning.ie, (online training provided by your employer)
  • Online courses with topics that relate to your practice in the workplace


Evidence of your participation is required. See:  Evidence for Internal CPD and  Example Template for Internal CPD


Useful information:

Forum of Postgraduate Medical Training Bodies - Verification of Internal CPD