Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA)Mandatory
CIPFA members must complete 120 hours of CPD activities over three years with a minimum of 20 hours in any one year.
Full members (CPFA and FCPFA) are required to keep up to date with developments in the profession that are relevant to the work they are doing and their level of responsibility.
CIPFA CPD also assures the public that Chartered Public Finance Accountants are always developing their knowledge and skills. The CIPFA CPD scheme meets the recommendations set out by the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC). CIPFA CPD enhances the reputations of individual members and CIPFA.