Continuing Professional Education - CPE

    

Continuing Professional Education has become a necessary part of a professional’s life. The purpose of CPE is to ensure Professional Practitioners regularly update their clinical skills and professional knowledge. It is a commitment to updating and furthering one’s education.

 

 

REQUIREMENT

 

Participation in the CPE program is mandatory for the following membership levels:

  • Standard Level                                    
  • Registered Level
  • Registered Professional and Levels above (practicing member)

 

Members with ‘Associate’ & ‘Student’ membership level are exempt from the requirement.

 

To fulfil the CPE requirements of your membership level, you are required to provide the following CPE points per year (1 January to 31 December):

 

  • Standard Level:                                                   5 CPE points
  • Registered Level:                                               10 CPE points
  • Registered Professional and Levels above:    20 CPE points 

 

Members can carry over excess points - up to 50% of their annual CPE point requirements -from one year to the next year. Same minimum and maximum point principles apply, the activity must not have been included in previous year’s CPE records.

 

  • Standard members:                                             2.5 CPE points
  • Registered members:                                          5 CPE points
  • Registered Professional and levels above:         10 CPE points

 

New Practitioner members joining on or after 1st July in any given year are only required to partake in CPE the following year, starting January. Details about CPE activities and substantiating proof have to be submitted at the end of the first full membership year, December the latest (when renewing your membership).


Members who do not fulfill this requirement will not qualify for AIK Ltd membership.

 

 

The principes of the AIK Ltd CPE requirement and what activities qualify for CPE are explained in the following CPE Policy: