Current CPD Certificates of
Currency will expire on 30 September 2019.
receive a CPD Record by email.
Complete this form to Join
the CPD Program.
Applying for a
Certificate of Currency
Commencing in the 2017-2019
registration biennium participation in the CPD Program is compulsory to
maintain registration. A total of 50 points minimum
is required from activities undertaken in the period 1 July 2017 to 30 June 2019.
A Certificate of Currency lets the
public, health funds and professional bodies know
that you have undertaken activities to further
your education relevant to orthoptics. A
Certificate of Currency is accepted by a number of
health funds as qualification to issue a provider
number for private health rebates.
CPD RECORD As
each activity is undertaken list the information
on the online CPD Record under the following headings:
Name and Description of
Activity such as: conference title, web page
address, journal/title/page, name of
clinic/hospital name and location,
Record the reference number from the accredited
activity list, or "S/A" for self assess
activities, or "Pre-appr" for pre-approved activities, and
Points in the relevant category column.
activities will only be accepted if they have
been accredited within 3 months of the activity
DO NOT send proof of
activity (eg receipt, attendance
certificate, reference pages, web page prints) -
keep these documents on file in case you are
selected for random audit.