Internal CPD activities take place alongside your colleagues and teams within your workplace on topics related to your practice that help improve the standards of your own practice and that of your team.

 

You can claim 1 CPD credit for each hour spent on activities such as the examples below:

 

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

 

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, e.g.;  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