Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is how doctors update their knowledge and skills throughout their working lives. This includes all elements of good medical practice - clinical and non-clinical.

What is Continuing Professional Development (CPD)?
Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is how doctors update their knowledge and skills throughout their working lives. This includes all elements of goo...
Fri, 29 Apr, 2022 at 2:55 PM
External CPD (Maintenance of Knowledge and Skills)
External CPD relates to educational activities that take place outside your workplace where you can interact with and learn from others. You can claim 1 CP...
Fri, 29 Apr, 2022 at 3:01 PM
Internal CPD (Practice Evaluation and Development)
Internal CPD activities take place alongside your colleagues and teams within your workplace on topics related to your practice that help improve the standa...
Fri, 29 Apr, 2022 at 3:05 PM
Personal Learning
Personal Learning is the most achievable CPD category.  Here are some everyday examples of Personal Learning. You can record 1 CPD credit for every hour of ...
Fri, 29 Apr, 2022 at 3:14 PM
Research or Teaching CPD
Research and teaching are essential in order to improve patient care. Sharing your knowledge with others will help you to consolidate your own learning as w...
Fri, 29 Apr, 2022 at 3:16 PM
Evidence for CPD
Supporting Evidence is required for the External, Internal and Research or Teaching categories Examples of appropriate types of evidence: Letter, Memo or...
Sun, 1 May, 2022 at 10:10 PM
What courses and events are available in RCPI?
We offer a diverse range of educational opportunities and we are continuing to develop new and innovative lifelong learning and professional development opp...
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