Does it matter if my degree is accredited?
You shouldn’t be concerned about the quality of a course just because it isn’t accredited – not all degree courses are. Accredited courses are only really necessary if there is a professional qualification in the industry you plan to work in – where they can help you to get ahead in your chosen career.
What are examples of CPD?
Lecturing or teaching.Mentoring.Being an examiner.Being a tutor.Involvement in a professional body, specialist-interest group or other groups.Maintaining or developing specialist skills (for example, musical skills)Giving presentations at conferences.Organising journal clubs or other specialist groups.
How are CPD credits calculated?
There are six categories:Professional Activity (20 hours of professional work equals 1 CPD point up to a maximum of 20 CPD points per year) Formal Activity (1 hour of formal learning equals 2 CPD points) Informal Activity (1 hour of informal learning equals 1 CPD point)
Is new skills academy reputable?
New Skills Academy is recognised and accredited by the CPD Service in order to ensure that all of our courses follow the same guidelines and offer you the same quality of education. It’s not just a matter of yes or no – the CPD takes accreditation seriously and plays an active role in the courses that they certify.
Is Skills Academy a registered college?
Accreditation Info Accreditation shows that the course has been authorised by an official body like the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA). Skills Academy is a college that offers a range of accredited courses, short courses, professional institute courses and provider programmes.
Are online academies Recognised?
Accreditation. The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards’ Quality Licence Scheme. This means that Online Academies have undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet certain quality criteria.