What does CPD mean in Educational?

This page is about the meanings of the acronym/abbreviation/shorthand CPD in the Community field in general and in the Educational terminology in particular.

Continuing Professional Development

Community » Educational

Translation

Find a translation for CPD in other languages:

Select another language:

Definition

What does CPD mean?

Continuing professional development
Continuing professional development or continuing professional education is the means by which people maintain their knowledge and skills related to their professional lives. CPD obligations are common to most professions. Many professions define CPD as a structured approach to learning to help ensure competence to practice, taking in knowledge, skills and practical experience. CPD can involve any relevant learning activity, whether formal and structured or informal and self-directed. It is also a feature of an HPW.

see more on Definitions.net»

Discuss this CPD abbreviation with the community:

Citation

Use the citation below to add this abbreviation to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"CPD." Abbreviations.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 22 Dec. 2014. <http://www.abbreviations.com/term/79196>.


The Web's Largest Resource for

Acronyms & Abbreviations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network