Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
Continuing Professional Development refers to the additional training that many financial planners go through in order to improve upon skills, understand new industry techniques, and maintain previously learned knowledge. In order for a Financial Planner to stay abreast of developments within his or her field, continuing professional development is crucial.
- Maintaining and enhancing your existing technical knowledge as well as your professional skills.
- Learning new skills, to understand economic development and evaluate their impact on their organizations and on their own work, and to meet changing responsibilities and expectations; and
- Keeping abreast with the current developments in Financial Planning procedures and techniques