Chartered Institute of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM)

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CIWEM is one of the professional bodies licensed by the Science Council. https://sciencecouncil.org/members/ciwem/ The minimum amount of CPD required by CIWEM is 90 hours over a rolling 3 year period. Individual Corporate members must keep their own record of CPD credit achieved each year. In addition to factual details, such as time spent and content… Read more »


Royal Society of Statisticians (RSS)

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The Society’s Policy requires an annual CPD profile of at least 60 “learning hours” of CPD covering at least three of the following categories: Work based learning Professional activity Formal / educational Self-directed learning Other To assist members to plan their CPD programme and record activities, the Society has an online CPD system which can… Read more »


Institute of Mathematics & its Applications

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(Mandatory for Chartered Scientists) Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is part of the Institute‚Äôs mission. The Institute expects all its members in practice as mathematicians to maintain the standards required for admission to their membership grade. The Science Council licenses the IMA to award the Chartered Scientist designation to Chartered Mathematicians. Keeping a CPD record is… Read more »


Energy Institute

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From January 2019, it is mandatory for professionally registered engineers and technicians to submit their CPD record to their institution should this be requested. Outputs-based scheme focussed on individuals developing learning goals that are aligned to their current role. Members are firmly encouraged to undertake a wide range of activities as a learner, teacher or… Read more »


Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC)

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Output-based scheme with no minimum hours Members must demonstrate activity in at least 3 of these 5 areas: work-based learning, professional activity, formal/educational, self-directed learning, other (eg voluntary work). 2.5% of those who revalidate their CChem or CSci are randomly selected and asked to provide a short reflective summary of their professional development activity.


Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE)

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Output-based scheme with no minimum hours Members must demonstrate activity in at least 3 of these 5 areas: work-based learning, professional activity, formal/educational, self-directed learning, other (eg voluntary work). IChemE expects all members to identify and undertake appropriate CPD and the responsibility for this lies with the member. The exact nature of the CPD undertaken… Read more »


Institute of Brewing and Distilling (IBD)

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IBD are a licensed professional body under the Science Council. Institute of Brewing & Distilling Members should aim to complete 60 points per annum with a minimum of 24 points structured learning. Structured learning: 1hr = 2 points Unstructured learning: 1hr = 1 point CSci applicants must complete a minimum of 2 years CPD before… Read more »


Steering Body: The Science Council

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The Science Council has 37 member bodies. It has a standard called ‘Chartered Scientist (CSci)’ that many of these institutes offer as well as their own chartered status. Chartered Scientists are required to undertake CPD that benefits both the quality of their practice and their service users. No minimum hours are expected.


British Psychological Society (BPS)

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The BPS recommends that members undertake 1/2 to 1 day of CPD a month. The Health and Care Professions Council by law requires psychologists registered with the HPC to keep a continuous, up-to-date and accurate record of a variety of CPD activities. These activities must contribute to the quality of their practice and service delivery… Read more »