Accredited v CPD Training

Summary:

Achievement at level 3 reflects the ability to identify and use relevant understanding, methods and skills to complete tasks and address problems that, while well defined, have a measure of complexity.

It includes taking responsibility for initiating and completing tasks and procedures as well as exercising autonomy and judgement within limited parameters. It also reflects awareness of different perspectives or approaches within an area of study or work.

Knowledge and Understanding

Use factual, procedural and theoretical understanding to complete tasks and address problems that, while well defined, may be complex and non-routine

Interpret and evaluate relevant information and ideas

Be aware of the nature of the area of study or work

Have awareness of different perspectives or approaches within the area of study or work

Applicaton & Action

Address problems that, while well defined, may be complex and non-routine

Identify, select and use appropriate skills, methods and procedures

Use appropriate investigation to inform actions

Review how effective methods and actions have been

Autonomy and Accountability

Take responsibility for initiating and completing tasks and procedures, including, where relevant, responsibility for supervising or guiding others

Exercise autonomy and judgement within limited parameters

 

CPD – Continuing Professional Development

The CPD option allows students to attend the theory days, without undertaking the ‘homework’ element. Without that, though, accreditation cannot be given. For some people, CPD Certification is sufficient and the days can be enjoyed independently, as update days.