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EXTERNAL POINTS – Meetings and Courses

2 points per half day / 5 per whole day


Attendance at RCA courses and meetings (maximum 10 per total length of course /
meeting
2 points per half day / 5 points per day
(maximum 10 per total length of course /
Attendance at a regionally or nationally
meeting). Non RCA approved courses /
organised meeting that has CEPD
meetings will be awarded points IN
approval from the RCA
ADVANCE at the discretion of the Regional
Advisor
Attendance at a regionally or nationally
5 points per day up to a maximum of 15
organised meeting that has CEPD
points per meeting
approval from the RCA
Obtaining a Diploma / Degree above that 10 points (to ensure other CPD activity
required for CCST takes place during this time)
Membership of a specialist anaesthetic
speciality society (eg. Cardiac, paeds, 2 points (maximum 4 points)
burns etc.)
Speaking at a regional / national meeting 5 points
Publication in a peer reviewed journal 10 points
Letter in a peer reviewed journal 2 points
Poster presentation at national /
5 points
international meeting
INTERNAL POINTS – School based activity

Attending departmental meetings 1 point per meeting


Attending departmental teaching 1 point per half day
Completing and presenting hospital
5 points (compulsory)
based audit project
5 points per day up to a maximum of 10
points per course. An additional 10 CPD
Completing ATLS/EPLS/APLS/ALS etc. points may also be claimed for teaching on
such a course provided it is a different
course to the one attended.
Teaching more junior trainees in the class 1 point per hour ( max. 10 points per
room year)
2 points per half day / 5 points per whole
Attending school based study days
day
Contributions to school activity, eg.
Trainee Representative on committees, 2 points per meeting attended
undertaking visits, etc.
Attending a simulator session 2 points per half day / 5 points per day
This record should be filled in word format and a hard copy brought to your
next RITA/ARCP

NAME OF SpR
YEAR OF TRAINING SpR/ST year
DATE OF LAST RITA
TRAINING NUMBER
RECORD OF EXTERNAL POINTS SINCE LAST RITA/ARCP – Meetings and
Courses

Total
Activty Title Of Meeting/Course
Points
Attendance at RCA courses
and meetings
Attendance at a regionally or
nationally organised meeting
that has CEPD approval from
the RCA
Obtaining a Diploma / Degree
above that required for CCST
Membership of a specialist
anaesthetic speciality
society(eg. Cardiac, paeds,
burns etc.)
Speaking at a regional /
national meeting
Publication in a peer reviewed
journal
Letter in a peer reviewed
journal
Poster presentation at national
/ international meeting

This record should be filled in word format and a hard copy brought to your
next RITA/ARCP

NAME OF SpR
YEAR OF TRAINING SpR/ST year
DATE OF LAST RITA
TRAINING NUMBER
RECORD OF INTERNAL POINTS SINCE LAST RITA/ARCP – School based
activity

ACTIVITY TYPE AND DATE POINTS COLLECTED


Attending
departmental
meetings
Completing and
presenting a hospital
based audit project
Completing
ATLS/EPLS/APLS/ALS
etc.
Teaching more junior
trainees in the
classroom
Attending school
based study days
Contributions to
school activity (eg.
Trainee
Representative on
committees
Attending a
simulator session
Total External Points
Total Internal Points
TOTAL CPD POINTS ACHIEVED FOR YEAR
PJH Venn 2005 / Updated LH 2009