Applications for the Practicing Professional (PP) Award under the Professional Development Scheme is now open.

There will be concurrent submissions accepted for activities conducted over 2 periods, and successful applicants will qualify as a Practising Professional (PP) for either of these periods:

  1. 1 Jan 2020 – 31 Dec 2021
  2. 1 July 2020 – 30 Jun 2022

To qualify for the Practising Professional (PP) award, you need to fulfil ALL the following conditions:

  1. Engage in at least 12 professional development activities in the 2-year qualification period
    1. 1 Jan 2018 – 31 Dec 2019 OR
    2. 1 Jul 2018 – 30 Jun 2020
  2. Engage in activities from a minimum of 3 out of 4 groups (A, B, C & D)
  3. At least 2 of these activities must be from Group A (Compulsory group)

For more information see

The application form is now moved online, and can be found at:

Please ensure you have all your relevant documents before you launch the form.

All enquiries about the Professional Development Scheme should be directed to

Deadline for submission of both periods: 30 August 2020.