Clinical Practice Guidelines
Continual Professional Development (CPD)
Proposed CPD Credit Points System for ALL Medical specialists
(agreed by Council at the 3rd meeting of 2010 / 2011)
- The proposed number of CPD points for re-validation of registration in the NSR is 100 points per 5 years.
- The proposed minimum number of CPD points per year is 10 points. The candidate is allowed to catch up in later years to achieve the minimum of 100 points per 5 years.
- The CPD points have been subdivided into specialty specific and non-specialty specific.
- Specialists in both the public and private sectors will score points under the “NSR” column for NSR re-validation.