To maintain our association and members’ credibility as professionals, we require our members to submit their professional development & supervision to ensure they have met their membership obligations for the year.
To streamline the submission process for our members, we have designed a template which you can access by clicking the button below.
The ongoing professional development requirements are:
- 25 OPD points
- 10 hours Professional Supervision per annum
Professional Development & Supervision submission form
Professional Development & Supervision submission Point Table
|Points for CPCA Approved Event
|Points for non approved CPCA Approved Event
|Online training program: No less than one hour and no more than six hours, with assessment. Must provide certificate of completion/attendance with assessment
|Online training program: Duration of six hours or more. Must provide certificate of completion/attendance with assessment
|Workshop: Duration of no less than 90 minutes and no more than six hours or one day. Must provide Certificate of Attendance.
|Workshop: Duration of more than one day. Must provide Certificate of Attendance.
|First Aid Certificate course for private health provider number certificate must be provided (yearly CPR is not included)
|Conference: Duration of no less than six hours and no greater than one Day. Must provide certificate of attendance.
|Conference: Duration of not less than two days. Must provide certificate of attendance.
|Courses and qualifications: See notes page 2
|5 Points/ Unit
|A Imparting knowledge related to counselling through formal presentations, peer reviewed research and publications. Supporting documents must be supplied. Imparting knowledge as a lecturer/tutor in an educational environment ie. University, College, School, TAFE or RTO is not considered OPD.
|Maximum 8 points per membership year