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In the first three of practice newly qualified practitioners must complete 45 hours of CPD including at least 9 hours Advocacy training and 3 hours Ethics. All hours must be accredited by the bar standards board providers. After the first 3 years of practice, barristers must undertake 12 hours of CPD each year, where 4… Read more »
CPD is compulsory for all Fellows, Legal Accounts members, Graduate Members, Associate members and Associate Prosecutor members. Fellows and Associate Prosecutors are required to complete a minimum of 16 hours CPD, Graduate members are required to complete a minimum of 12 hours CPD and Associate members are required to complete a minimum of 8 hours… Read more »
All Fellows of CIPA who are currently practising are required to carry out a minimum of 16 hours of Continuing Professional Development each calendar year. Patent Attorney Litigators are required to carry out a minimum of 6 hours CPD relevant to litigation, which can be included in the 16 hours total CPD.
Managers must complete 12 hours CPD. Employed Licence Holders must complete 6 hours CPD. Probate Practitioners must complete additional CPD: Managers – 4 additional hours Licence Holders – 2 additional hours
From November 2016, solicitors are required to undertake ongoing CPD and learning activities to ensure their ‘Continuing Competence’ within the legal profession. This means that solicitors must reflect on their practice, and undertake regular learning and development so their skills and knowledge remain up to date. Continuing Competence is specifically required across the following four… Read more »
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