CPDGuidelines for Continuing Professional Development - January 2012
CPD will now be completed online. When you attend an Event you are advised to keep a receipt or record attendance/completion/certificate as proof of attendance. BWY Central Office will make random checks on Recording of CPD & CPD Entries
15 CPD points need to be accrued every calendar year.
Teachers who fail to complete 15 points a year of CPD may have their Teaching Membership Status and insurance withdrawn.
15+ CPD Points
If more than 15 CPD points are accrued in any calendar year then up to 5 points can be carried forward to the following year.
ExemptionExemption from CPD in a particular year will be allowed in the following circumstances
- Personal illness or injury
- Bereavement or severe illness of a close family member
- Pregnancy and childbirth
- Moving house
If you are claiming exemption, you need to inform Central Office, they will then record your exemption on your CPD record on the website.
If you are claiming a second year of exemption you must write to NISTO via Central Office who will then grant or refuse exemption depending on the circumstances.
See CPD Guidelines on how CPD points can be accrued and the Table of points needed both of which can be found on the Teachers' Resource page.
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