The Royal College of Ophthalmologists (RCOPHTH)

Mandatory

With clinical governance, annual appraisal and revalidation becoming essential ingredients of clinical practice, participation in CPD is no longer optional.

The CPD scheme follows a 5 year cycle of CPD activity in which it will be necessary for 250 credits to be accumulated. Participants are expected to accumulate 50 credits per annum.

CATEGORY A: CLINICAL AND ACADEMIC: INTERNAL (Minimum 10 Points)
CATEGORY B: CLINICAL AND ACADEMIC: EXTERNAL (Minimum 20 Points)
CATEGORY C: CLINICAL AND ACADEMIC: SELF DIRECTED (Minimum 5 Points)
CATEGORY D: PROFESSIONAL & MANAGERIAL (Minimum 5 Points)

Further Information:
http://www.rcophth.ac.uk/
https://www.rcophth.ac.uk/training/continuing-professional-development-cpd/