Current CPD Certificates of
Currency will expire on 30 September 2013.
Current participants in the CPD Program will
receive a claim form by email.
Complete this form to Join
the CPD Program.
Applying for a
Certificate of Currency
A total of 50 points minimum
from activities undertaken in the previous two
years is required to qualify for a Certificate of
Currency in 2013. Points are to be gained over at
least two categories.
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 CLAIM FORM As
each activity is undertaken list the information
on the form 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,
Write in the reference number from the accredited
activity list or "S/A" for Self Assessed
activities will only be accepted if they have
been accredited within 3 months of the activity
taking place and prior to 30 June 2013.
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.