MEMBERS AREA I CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT I CPD POINTS

To maintain full or associate membership, financial counsellors must complete 20 points of Continuing Professional Development each year

CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT TYPE POINTS
Face-to-face full day training block  6
Face-to-face half day training block 3
Preparation and delivery of a training session relevant to the sector 4
Online interactive activities (eg: webinar, elearning, online modules) hour equivalent to 1 point (max 4 points per online activity)
Audio-lecture/podcast/webinar recording (listen/watch only) 1
Online questionnaire developed by financial counselling associations that test current knowledge 1
Reading article about technical and educative aspects of financial counselling 1 (max 2 points in a membership year)
Research project contributing to policy work 3
Delivery of a training session relevant to the sector where the material has already been developed 2
Membership of a  state/territory financial counselling association board or FCA Representative Council 2 points (maximum)
Contribution to an article on a relevant topic to media/ newsletter/association material 1
Supervisors only provision of professional supervision to a financial counsellor 1 point per person supervised (max 4 points)
Mentoring a Diploma of Financial Counselling student on placement 1 point per person supervised (max 4 points)
 



 
 
 

 


 

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