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CPD & revalidation

Advice and resources to help clinicians with their continuing professional development (CPD), revalidation and appraisal


What you need to do to prepare for revalidation, including information for trainees and SAS doctors

Revalidation helpdesk

Specialty-specific advice on revalidation from the RCOG and the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare


What you need to do to prepare for your appraisal

Guide to CPD

Introduction to CPD, how to register on the RCOG’s CPD programme, and how to use the CPD ePortfolio

CPD programme

What you need to do to fulfil the requirements of the RCOG’s CPD programme


Answers to frequently asked questions about the RCOG’s CPD programme

CPD for international doctors

How non-UK doctors can participate in the RCOG’s CPD programme

New CPD framework

Learn more about the new CPD programme, and ePortfolio, coming in 2019

Elsewhere on the site

Courses and events
See the full RCOG courses and events listing
Benefits of membership
See all the benefits offered to members of the RCOG