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CPD scheme

Continuing professional development scheme. A format of continuing professional development in the UK, which differs according to specialty; most schemes require at least 250 CPD points (usually 1 CPD point/hour) over a 5-year period, and require that a CPD logbook be maintained annually.
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To this end, the General Dental Council has confirmed that improving early detection is to be included as a recommended topic in its Continuing Professional Development scheme.
c) administers a continuing professional development scheme in which the healthcare provider is required, as a condition of membership, to participate;
The Continuing Professional Development scheme is a formalised approach to the systematic planning, updating and extension of the personal knowledge and skills needed to secure continuing professional competence.
As a member of the Institute of Biology (IOB) you can join the IOB continuing professional development scheme (CPD).
This is part of the division's continuing professional development scheme for its members.
Unions say staff training time has already been squeezed after the Continuing Professional Development scheme was scrapped in March
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