CPD Approval of Your Event

What is a typical Live Educational Event (LEE)?
Typical Live Educational Events that attract External CPD include:   scientific meetings specialty relevant courses workshops seminars   While many ...
Tue, 17 Dec, 2019 at 11:13 AM
Is my event eligible?
To be eligible, your event must:   take place in Ireland or be delivered online for Irish doctors using a tool such as Zoom or Panopto target doctors who...
Mon, 20 Jul, 2020 at 3:45 PM
Can a live webinar be approved?
Live Webinars are eligible for approval if they meet the following additional criteria: Speakers/Lecturers may be based in Ireland or abroad Sponsorship ...
Mon, 20 Jul, 2020 at 3:47 PM
What is External CPD?
External CPD is the category doctors use to record their maintenance of knowledge and skills and usually consists of educational activities that take place ...
Tue, 17 Dec, 2019 at 11:45 AM
How do I apply for CPD Approval?
It is important to remember that a Live Educational Event cannot be approved retrospectively.  From 1 May 2017, applications for approval of Live Educationa...
Tue, 17 Dec, 2019 at 11:16 AM
Am I ready to apply?
Email your completed application form and Medical Organiser Declaration to us at professionalcompetence@rcpi.ie along with the necessary supporting document...
Tue, 17 Dec, 2019 at 11:20 AM
When do I apply?
It is important to remember that a Live Educational Event cannot be approved retrospectively. From 1 May 2017, applications for approval of Live Educational...
Tue, 17 Dec, 2019 at 11:50 AM
What must I include with my application?
Completed application form   Medical Organiser Declaration: Signed by a doctor who holds Specialist Registration with the Irish Medical Council   Inv...
Mon, 20 Jul, 2020 at 3:53 PM
Is my event sponsored?
Check our guidelines                                  Doctors cannot be unduly influenced by industry in the care they provide to patients so it’s importa...
Tue, 17 Dec, 2019 at 11:37 AM
What do I do if my event is organised by an Industry Sponsor?
Guidelines for events directly organised by a pharmaceutical company or medical device manufacturer                                    If your applicatio...
Tue, 17 Dec, 2019 at 11:40 AM