Endorsement of a CPD activity
Apply to have your next educational meeting, conference, workshop or resource endorsed by the RANZCP for Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours.
Forums, dinner/breakfast meetings, workshops, conferences, seminars and education products such as publications, on-line programs, educational DVDs and education kits may be endorsed, provided they meet the educational criteria of the CPD program.
The criteria for CPD endorsement are:
- A learning delivery environment and support services are provided as needed that reflect the intent of the activity and are effective for achieving all expected learning outcomes.
- Content includes clear and concise learning objectives and intended outcomes for each learning event or activity based on identified needs.
- Learning outcomes are relevant to the scope of practice of a specialist psychiatrist and are based on sound clinical and educational principles.
- Qualified personnel are involved in planning and conducting each learning activity. If a psychiatrist has not provided advice or other input into the design and delivery of the program, the program must be sponsored or endorsed by a Fellow of the RANZCP.
- Procedures established during planning are used to assess achievement of the learning outcomes.
- A complete, permanent record of each learner’s attendance and satisfactory completion can be provided upon request.
- The activity does not contravene any College policy and / or advocacy statement made
The application fee is $164 (subject to change)
Please note that this fee is non-refundable and will be deducted once the endorsement application form is received.
Approved endorsement fees for 2023:
- $772 full-day event / CPD activity (subject to change)
- $386 half-day event / CPD activity (subject to change)
- $1,545 1-3 day event / CPD activity, valid for maximum of 2 years (subject to change)
- $2,139 event/CPD activity of more than 3 days, valid for maximum of 2 years (fee subject to change)
- $1,545 online course or event, valid for maximum of 2 years (fee subject to change).
CPD Endorsement application form [MS Word; 272 KB]
Submit your application form to email@example.com.
CPD endorsed logo
If your event is endorsed you may use the RANZCP CPD endorsed logo on promotional materials.
CPD Endorsement Policy [PDF; 161 KB]
Contact the CPD Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1800 337 448 (toll free from Australia) or 0800 443 827 (toll-free from Aotearoa New Zealand).