Continuous Professional Development
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Continuous Professional Development (CPD) encompasses a range of tools and concepts that will help you manage your own learning and growth. The focus of CPD are the outcomes and the benefits that professional development can bring you in the real world.
When it comes time to submit your PRTL record, all of your CPD data can be printed in the GSCC template format, ready for submission. By incorporating this tool as part of your continuous professional development, you will find it much easier to maintain your record between registration dates.We know that as a professional, you’re committed to a high standard in social care practice. Whilst it’s your responsibility to keep your skills and knowledge up to date we’ve created the CPD tool to help turn that accountability into an opportunity to achieve your development goals.
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Why use the CPD tool?
We recommend you review your learning activities every 12 months before setting objectives for the coming year. Reflecting on the past and planning for the future in this way makes your development more methodical and easier to measure.
Keeping a CPD record allows you to plan and meet your professional development objectives. It helps you to review your learning between each registration date. Keeping your CPD record up to date here will help ease the administrative burden when it comes to re-registering with the GSCC. You can add your training activities as you go along and review your progress whenever you want. No need to worry about losing a document or spending time figuring out how to format it – the CPD tool available to members makes it easy for you to capture your training and produce a report which can be printed for your GSCC submission.