External Verifier Personal Development Plan (PDP) and Continuing Professional Development Record (CPDR)

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is about how you use a variety of learning experiences to develop yourself personally.

There is a common principle in how you approach CPD, whether you think in terms of self-development or lifelong learning. It is about the learning and development that you undertake and the method you use to reflect on and record this learning. This section will provide for advice on Continuing Professional Development (CPD) for External Verifiers who have one or more of the following remits:

Verification groups

Please select your verification group for advice on Continuing Professional Development (CPD) for External Verifiers

Information Senior External Verifiers and External Verifiers

Review for 2016/2017 Academic Session

Review for 2016/2017 Academic Session

Communicating Results - Senior External Verifier Templates

When advising External Verifiers of the result of their Personal Development Plan (PDP) and Continuing Professional Development Record (CPDR) submission, you may find it helpful to use the standardised responses below.

Submissions that meet National Standards

Click the links below to download the relevant communications template

Submissions that do not yet meet National Standards

Reminder of Timelines

External Verifiers (EV) to forward PDP and CPDR submission to Senior External Verifier (SEV) by 30 June in any given year, at the latest.

Early CPDR submissions are encouraged and strongly advised.