CPD declarations can be made at any time but are due within five working days of 31 March each year. If you have any queries, email us or phone Registry on 0800 22 30 30 during normal office hours.
Continuing professional development (CPD) can help lawyers become better legal professionals.
The CPD Rules aim to help lawyers get maximum benefit from the investment they make in terms of time and money when they engage in any learning activities.
The CPD Reflective Practice webinar, may assist your approach to the creation and maintenance of your CPD plan and record. The presentation slides and accompanying workbook can be downloaded.
Other CPD movie resources are also available.
The following tools, templates and information will help lawyers get maximum benefit from their CPD activities:
Other useful information
Complete this confidential self-assessment to check your understanding of CPD.
The CPD Rules require lawyers to:
CPD is not just about black letter law, but includes communication skills, the ability to understand or apply the Client Care Rules, and a wide variety of self- and practice management skills.