We offer a range of programs that are designed to:
•    continue your development
•    ensure you stay at the forefront of the latest techniques and processes in learning
•    maintain, enhance & extend your knowledge and skills

What is Continuing Professional Development?

Continuing professional development is the means by which members of the profession maintain, improve and broaden their knowledge, expertise and competence, and develop the personal qualities required in their professional lives.
Reference: Psychology Board of Australia

Professional Development Points

Pearson Academy will be running a range of workshops that will support your professional development. Below are the direct links to the appropriate website where you can find out more about professional development requirements.

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
http://www.ahpra.gov.au/
Click here to look at registration standards, codes and guidelines for continuing professional development. For medical practitioners, nurses, physiotherapists and psychologists.

Australian Psychological Society (APS)
http://www.psychology.org.au/
Click here to document your points

New Zealand Psychological Society (NZPS)
http://www.psychology.org.nz/
Click here to go to the Continuing Competence template
Find out more about the Continuing Competence program

Occupational Therapy Australia
http://www.ausot.com.au/
Click here to find out about registration with the Occupational Therapy Board of Australia
Click here for the CPD Registration Standard

New Zealand Association of Occupational Therapists (NZAOT)
http://www.nzaot.com/

Speech Pathology Australia (SPA)
http://www.speechpathologyaustralia.org.au/
Click here for more information and forms for Professional Self Regulation

New Zealand Speech-Language Therapists Association (NZSLTA)
http://www.speechtherapy.org.nz/
Click here to find out more about professional development points
Find out more about the professional development guidelines