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Continuing professional development (CPD)

A range of learning activities through which professionals ensure that they retain their capacity to practice safely, effectively and legally within their scope of practice.
Source: SAQA 2013, South Africa
The processes whereby expert workers (professionals) acquire, maintain, update and broaden and deepen their knowledge and practice over the course of their professional careers.
Source: Ministry of Labour 2005, Jordan

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