Learning and Development CPD Guidance

Only Learning and Development Senior External Verifiers/External Verifiers (242), (362) and (486) must show:

Note: For all other Senior External Verifiers/External Verifiers, this may give you food for thought and something to aspire to when considering your Continuing Professional Development.

CPDR and PDP Documentation

Please familiarise yourself with the guidance documentation and exemplars for Assessors, Internal Verifiers and External Verifiers of Learning and Development SVQs and standalone Assessor, Internal Verifier and External Verifier Units  prior to completing your submission:

CPD animations/videos

Please familiarise yourself with the animations which provide:

  • an overview of SQA’s CPD process known as Personal Development Plan (PDP) and Continuing Professional Development Record (CPDR)
  • information if you are submitting your PDP and CPDR for the first time as a Senior External Verifier (SEV)/External Verifier (EV)
  • information if you are submitting your PDP and CPDR as an experienced Senior External Verifier (SEV)/External Verifier (EV)

An overview of PDP and CDPR for senior external verifiers

Submitting your PDP and CDPR as a first-time senior external verifier

Submitting your PDP and CDPR as an experienced senior external verifier