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Approved CPD Partners

OPSA CPD TRAINING PARTNERS AND PROGRAMME ENDORSEMENTS

What is an OPSA preferred CPD Training Partner?

Training providers can apply to have their events, programmes and courses endorsed by OPSA to offer CPD (Continuous Professional Development) points which are required for professional membership at OPSA.

What are the benefits of becoming an OPSA CPD Training Partner?

  • Your organisation and programme is recognised and promoted by a national professional body
  • Your organisation and event will be listed on the endorsed CPD Training Partner section on the OPSA website with a link to your organisation’s homepage
  • Your event will be listed in the Terrific Tuesday (OPSA’s weekly newsletter) and on the event calendar which is sent to more than 16 000 OPSA members
  • You receive discounted rates for any additional advertising and marketing with OPSA

What will this cost?

To become an OPSA CPD Training Partner

For an annual payment of R15000.00 you will receive:

  • Unlimited endorsement for approved programmes
  • Listing of the training provider on the OPSA website as an endorsed CPD training partner for one year with a link to the homepage
  • Training to be advertised in the Terrific Tuesday (OPSA weekly newsletter) and listed in the event calendar
  • Any additional advertising booked through OPSA will receive a 50% discount

To get once-off OPSA CPD Endorsement for your Programme

Once off payment of a R1000 per day.  You will receive:

  • Endorsement for the single programme
  • Listing of your event on the OPSA website as an endorsed training programme from the time of endorsement till the last day of the event
  • Training to be advertised in the Terrific Tuesday (OPSA weekly newsletter) and listed in the event calendar
  • Any additional advertising booked through OPSA will be at a 30% discount

Allocation of CPD points

  • Accredited course = 2 points per day
  • Accredited courses longer than 5 days e.g. 3 months get a maximum of 20 points
  • Short courses and conferences = 1 point per day

OPSA has the final authority to approve or disapprove the allocation of CPD points

How do I apply for endorsement?

Complete the form and submit it to cpd@opsa.org.za together with a copy of the programme/s.