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My CPD

Continuing Professional Development

 

1. What is CPD?

Continuing professional development (CPD)  is the means by which people maintain their knowledge and skills related to their professional lives.
Update your records in the My CPD section of SmartSTEPS.

2. What counts as CPD in STEPS?

Here’s a handy way to keep track of your STEPS CPD.

Type  CPD Days
MAXIMUM CLAIMABLE
PER ANNUM *
Workshop training Actual duration  Actual duration 
Online training  Actual duration  Actual duration 
Structured reading Actual duration  Up to 2 days per annum
Buddying  0.5 days  Up to 1 day per annum
School visit  0.5 days Up to 2 days per annum
Career event  0.5 days Up to 2 days per annum
Organisation lead  Actual duration  Up to 3 days per annum
STEPS Liaison Actual duration  Up to 3 days per annum

*If a member of Engineers Ireland


How to record your CPD?

  1. Watch the SmartSTEPS help video

  2. Login to SmartSTEPS now to record your CPD.