Is RIBA CPD free?

We offer a wide range of free and paid for CPD seminars and courses, across all learning levels, throughout the UK and internationally.

How many CPD hours does RIBA have?

35 hours
As a RIBA Chartered Member, you need to undertake and record at least 35 hours of continuing professional development (CPD) every year. You need to get at least 20 of these 35 hours from the ten mandatory RIBA core curriculum CPD topics. This CPD can be structured or informal, and come from any source.

What counts as RIBA CPD?

What counts as CPD? Any relevant learning activity, whether structured or informal, can count on your record. Structured CPD is classroom based: whether face to face, distance, or online. It will be taught by someone who gives you learning aims and outcomes.

How do you record CPD RIBA?

How to record your CPD. Log into My Account and select your name on the left hand side navigation bar to start. Click onto Add/edit CPD activity to start adding to your record. To see a picture of your progress, click onto My CPD dashboard.

Does ARB require CPD?

ARB will introduce a scheme for monitoring continuing professional development (CPD) that will encourage architects to maintain and develop their competence to practise.

Do architects need to do CPD?

As in most professions, doing continuing professional development (CPD) is obligatory for all RIBA Chartered Members wherever you are and whatever you do. CPD helps you stay up to date, competent, professional, capable and resilient as an architect, also enabling you to learn new skills and specialisms.

How many hours of CPD are recommended annually?

A minimum 35 hours’ CPD is required annually. At least 21 hours must be structured CPD. Each activity must be at least 30 minutes in duration (different activities to address a common development need can be combined).

How do you log CPD?

When recording CPD you should include the following information:

  1. Learning objective.
  2. Date.
  3. Subject area.
  4. Method of learning.
  5. Number of hours.
  6. Points, if awarded.
  7. Learning outcome.

How many hours of CPD do architects need?

Chartered members are obliged to do the following each year: Undertake a minimum of 35 hours of CPD to maintain competence. This equates to about 45 minutes per week. Undertake 20 of the required 35 hours of CPD from the ten topics in the RIBA CPD Core Curriculum (two hours per topic per year).

How many CPD points do architects need?

Despite the public outcries and petitions, the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Law or RA 10912 is here to stay. The 2016 law, sponsored by Senator Antonio F. Trillanes IV, requires 45 CPD points from architecture and engineering professionals for the renewal of their licenses every three years.

How do I find out how many CPD points I have?

Contact your professional body or regulator to check what your minimum CPD points for the year are. It’s possible that these requirements can change over time so it’s best to check. Some employers and organisations stipulate how you can earn your CPD points for the year.

How do I know how many CPD points I have?

Logging your CPD: Log into your My CIPP members’ area. Find ‘My CPD’ on the side menu. Record your learning objectives on the main CPD page.

Where can I find out more about RIBA CPD?

Find out more about RIBA CPD on RIBA Academy, our online learning portal. RIBA Members get 50% off the RIBA CPD Programme, compared to non-members. See what past attendees had to say about the sessions. Visit RIBA Academy to find hundreds of hours of free and paid for RIBA CPD, tailored to help you meet your CPD obligations.

What is RIBA North West?

RIBA North West represents over 4,000 Members and 300 Chartered Practices in the region. Our geographical area covers the entire North West, including Manchester, Liverpool, Chester, Blackpool, Lancaster, Carlisle, The Lake District National Park, and the Isle of Man.

Where can I find information about CPD courses?

The comprehensive online resource of CPD information including seminars, videos and factory tours. You can search by RIBA Core Curriculum, Company name or subject/product area and book your CPD material with confidence, knowing that it has been assessed and approved by the RIBA.

Where can I learn RIBA in Wales?

RSAW offers a variety of seminars, tours and conferences that cover the 10 RIBA core curriculum topics at various venues across Wales. All CPD sessions are tailored to the Welsh context and respond to recent changes in the Welsh government legislation.