Association of Personal Injury Lawyers
A not-for-profit organisation representing injured people

Personal injury legal training

2 Jun
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Cybersecurity and working safely from home (LIVE WEBINAR)
In light of the Coronavirus pandemic, this brand new webinar has been scheduled to help personal injury lawyers discover the best ways to work safely from home. Presented by CEO of Wolfberry...
Presented by: Damon Rands
Cybersecurity and working safely from home (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-06-02T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

4 Jun
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Interlocutory applications to the court: Knowing the rules and getting them right!
At a time when most applications are going to be heard remotely, it is more important than ever that litigators know, and comply with, the rules governing making applications to court. This webinar...
Presented by: Gordon Exall
Interlocutory applications to the court: Knowing the rules and getting them right! 2020-06-04T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

5 Jun
Live webinar
13:00 - 14:00
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Handling the defective product claim in 2020 (LIVE WEBINAR)
This webinar, presented by knowledgeable speaker Mark Harvey, will cover Consumer protection after Brexit Consumer Protection Act or Consumer Rights Act?  What is a defective...
Presented by: Mark Harvey
Handling the defective product claim in 2020 (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-06-05T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

8 Jun
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Damages in anticipation of death (LIVE WEBINAR)
This webinar looks at the difficult, but important, issue of how the courts award damages when a claimant has reduced life expectancy as a result of their injuries. What is the effect of a judgment...
Presented by: Gordon Exall
Damages in anticipation of death (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-06-08T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

9 Jun
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Clinical negligence update - spring 2020 (LIVE WEBINAR)
This webinar, presented by APIL secretary John McQuater, will look at all the latest on issues relating to clinical negligence including: Fixed costs Update on reforms Breach of...
Presented by: John McQuater
Clinical negligence update - spring 2020 (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-06-09T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

12 Jun
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Costs update - 2nd quarter (LIVE WEBINAR)
The webinar, presented by APIL immediate past-president Brett Dixon, and current costs special interest group co-ordinator Gary Barker will cover: Latest on Coronavirus procedure and hearing...
Presented by: Gary Barker & Brett Dixon
Costs update - 2nd quarter (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-06-12T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

16 Jun
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Surveillance evidence: Practice, procedure and the key cases (LIVE WEBINAR)
This webinar deals with practice and procedure in relation to the production of surveillance evidence in personal injury cases.  The webinar will also take a detailed look at the rules and cases...
Presented by: Gordon Exall
Surveillance evidence: Practice, procedure and the key cases (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-06-16T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

19 Jun
On-demand
13:00-14:00
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PI trusts - all you need to know in 2020! (ON DEMAND)
This webinar, presented by knowlegeable speaker, Michael Pace, will cover: Who can have one? When is one necessary? Who should have one? What are the capital limits? Is it too late to have...
Presented by: Michael Pace
PI trusts - all you need to know in 2020! (ON DEMAND) 2020-06-19T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

24 Jun
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Indemnity costs: When and what will that mean?
It is important to understand when a Claimant may be entitled to seek, or be at risk of, indemnity costs – also what that will mean, particularly where costs are fixed, budgeted or capped....
Presented by: John McQuater
Indemnity costs: When and what will that mean? 2020-06-24T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

3 Jul
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Joint expert discussions (LIVE WEBINAR)
This live webinar, presented by APIL President Sam Elsby and knowledgeable speaker Nicola Heales will cover: What are expert discussions and the Court’s control of expert evidence What is...
Presented by: Sam Elsby & Nicola Heales
Joint expert discussions (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-07-03T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

28 Jul
Live webinar
13:00 - 14:00
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Presented by: Mike Benner & Sam Elsby
APIL quarterly review 2020 - 3rd quarter (FREE webinar) 2020-07-28T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

1 Sep
On-demand
On-demand
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Personal injury update - spring 2020 (ON-DEMAND FULL DAY TRAINING COURSE)
Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, APIL regrettably had to cancel the majority of the ‘Spring PI update’ series.   However, we are delighted to announce that the course is now available to...
Presented by: Brett Dixon & John McQuater
Personal injury update - spring 2020 (ON-DEMAND FULL DAY TRAINING COURSE) 2020-09-01T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

7 Sep
Venue TBC
Edinburgh
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Presented by: Brett Dixon & John McQuater
Personal injury update - autumn 2020 2020-09-07T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

15 Sep
Venue TBC
Birmingham
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Presented by: Brett Dixon & John McQuater
Personal injury update - autumn 2020 2020-09-15T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

16 Sep
Venue TBC
Nottingham
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Presented by: Brett Dixon & John McQuater
Personal injury update - autumn 2020 2020-09-16T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

17 Sep
Marriott Hotel Regents Park
London
APIL asbestos conference 2020
APIL asbestos conference 2020
Now in its 16th year, we are delighted to have secured a host of eminent speakers to take part in this popular event, which will take place in London on Thursday, 17 September. Topics and speakers...
APIL asbestos conference 2020 2020-09-17T17:00 images/one-day-conference.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

17 Sep
Venue TBC
Leeds
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Clinical negligence update 2020
This course will bring you fully up-to-date on all the important developments clinical practitioners need to know about in 2020. Like APIL’s hugely popular “PI update” series, but...
Presented by: Natalie Cosgrove & John McQuater
Clinical negligence update 2020 2020-09-17T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

22 Sep
Venue TBC
Blackpool
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Presented by: Brett Dixon & John McQuater
Personal injury update - autumn 2020 2020-09-22T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

23 Sep
Venue TBC
Manchester
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Presented by: Brett Dixon & John McQuater
Personal injury update - autumn 2020 2020-09-23T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

24 Sep
Venue TBC
Manchester
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Portals, protocols and fast track 2020
This is an essential course for anyone running fast track personal injury claims which looks at every stage from entering the claim into the most appropriate protocol, through the protocol stages and CPR,...
Presented by: John McQuater
Portals, protocols and fast track 2020 2020-09-24T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

29 Sep
Venue TBC
London
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Presented by: Gordon Exall & Hilary Wetherell
Fatal accidents: Law, practice, procedure and compassion 2020 2020-09-29T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

29 Sep
Venue TBC
Swansea
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Presented by: John McQuater
Personal injury update - autumn 2020 2020-09-29T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

30 Sep
Venue TBC
Dorchester
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Presented by: Brett Dixon
Personal injury update - autumn 2020 2020-09-30T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

1 Oct
Venue TBC
Gatwick
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Presented by: Brett Dixon & John McQuater
Personal injury update - autumn 2020 2020-10-01T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

1 Oct
Venue TBC
Manchester
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Presented by: Gordon Exall & Hilary Wetherell
Fatal accidents: Law, practice, procedure and compassion 2020 2020-10-01T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

8 Oct
The Celtic Manor Resort
Newport
APIL annual residential clinical negligence conference 2020
APIL annual residential clinical negligence conference 2020
For 2020 and APIL's special 30th anniversary year, we are delighted to be returning to the five star Celtic Manor Resort for APIL's 19th annual residential clinical negligence...
APIL annual residential clinical negligence conference 2020 2020-10-08T17:00 images/bed.png 875.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

12 Oct
Venue TBC
Manchester
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Clinical negligence update 2020
This course will bring you fully up-to-date on all the important developments clinical practitioners need to know about in 2020. Like APIL’s hugely popular “PI update” series, but...
Presented by: Natalie Cosgrove & John McQuater
Clinical negligence update 2020 2020-10-12T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

14 Oct
Venue TBC
London
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Legal training for expert witnesses 2020
This course will include the latest case law developments on written questions to experts; covert recording of medical examinations, and why the expert in Thimmaya v Lancashire NHS Foundation Trust...
Presented by: Sam Elsby & Nicola Heales
Legal training for expert witnesses 2020 2020-10-14T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 315.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

16 Oct
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Presented by: Gary Barker & Brett Dixon
Costs update - autumn 2020 (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-10-16T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

21 Oct
Venue TBC
Bristol
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Clinical negligence update 2020
This course will bring you fully up-to-date on all the important developments clinical practitioners need to know about in 2020. Like APIL’s hugely popular “PI update” series, but...
Presented by: Natalie Cosgrove & John McQuater
Clinical negligence update 2020 2020-10-21T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

22 Oct
Venue TBC
London
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Portals, protocols and fast track 2020
This is an essential course for anyone running fast track personal injury claims which looks at every stage from entering the claim into the most appropriate protocol, through the protocol stages and CPR,...
Presented by: John McQuater
Portals, protocols and fast track 2020 2020-10-22T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

23 Oct
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Presented by: John McQuater
Dental negligence - what you really need to know in 2020 (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-10-23T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

27 Oct
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Presented by: John McQuater
How to win appeals - when, how and where to appeal in 2020! (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-10-27T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

30 Oct
Venue TBC
London
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Clinical negligence update 2020
This course will bring you fully up-to-date on all the important developments clinical practitioners need to know about in 2020. Like APIL’s hugely popular “PI update” series, but...
Presented by: Natalie Cosgrove & John McQuater
Clinical negligence update 2020 2020-10-30T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

2 Nov
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Presented by: John McQuater
Clinical negligence update - autumn 2020 (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-11-02T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

3 Nov
Venue TBC
Exeter
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Presented by: Brett Dixon & John McQuater
Personal injury update - autumn 2020 2020-11-03T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

4 Nov
Venue TBC
Bristol
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Presented by: Brett Dixon & John McQuater
Personal injury update - autumn 2020 2020-11-04T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

10 Nov
Venue TBC
Liverpool
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Presented by: Brett Dixon & John McQuater
Personal injury update - autumn 2020 2020-11-10T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

11 Nov
Venue TBC
Sheffield
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Presented by: Brett Dixon & John McQuater
Personal injury update - autumn 2020 2020-11-11T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

12 Nov
Venue TBC
Newcastle
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Presented by: Brett Dixon & John McQuater
Personal injury update - autumn 2020 2020-11-12T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

13 Nov
Marriott Marble Arch Hotel
London
APIL abuse conference 2020
APIL abuse conference 2020
Now in its 12th year, we are delighted to have secured a host of eminent speakers to take part in this popular event, which is returning to London on Friday, 13 November. Amongst this fantastic...
APIL abuse conference 2020 2020-11-13T17:00 images/one-day-conference.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

19 Nov
The Celtic Manor Resort
Newport
APIL
APIL's 30th anniversary conference
We have taken on board the feedback from our conference attendees and we are very excited to bring you something a bit different for APIL's 30th anniversary year! This packed two day...
APIL's 30th anniversary conference 2020-11-19T17:00 images/bed.png 875.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

23 Nov
Venue TBC
Belfast
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Presented by: Brett Dixon
Personal injury update - autumn 2020 2020-11-23T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

25 Nov
Live webinar
13:00 - 14:00
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Presented by: Mike Benner & Sam Elsby
APIL quarterly review 2020 - 4th quarter (FREE webinar) 2020-11-25T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

25 Nov
Venue TBC
London
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Presented by: John McQuater
Advanced procedure and tactics 2020 2020-11-25T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

26 Nov
Venue TBC
London
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Presented by: John McQuater
Quantum for clinical negligence lawyers 2020 2020-11-26T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

27 Nov
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Presented by: Frances McCarthy & John McQuater
Procedure update - autumn 2020 (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-11-27T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

27 Nov
Venue TBC
London
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Presented by: Brett Dixon & John McQuater
Personal injury update - autumn 2020 2020-11-27T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

30 Nov
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Presented by: John McQuater
Material contribution to injury - where are we in 2020? (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-11-30T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

1 Dec
Venue TBC
Manchester
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Presented by: John McQuater
Advanced procedure and tactics 2020 2020-12-01T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

2 Dec
Venue TBC
Manchester
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Presented by: John McQuater
Quantum for clinical negligence lawyers 2020 2020-12-02T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

3 Dec
Venue TBC
Manchester
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Presented by: John McQuater
Clinical negligence advanced 2020 2020-12-03T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

4 Dec
Venue TBC
London
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Client care 2020
This course will illustrate how to place your client at the centre of your practice and achieve the very best outcome for you both. The course will cover: How does the SRA outcomes-focused...
Presented by: Frances McCarthy
Client care 2020 2020-12-04T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

7 Dec
Venue TBC
Manchester
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Presented by: John McQuater
Clinical negligence - the basics - law and procedure for investigating clinical negligence claims 2020 2020-12-07T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

8 Dec
Venue TBC
Manchester
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Legal training for case managers
The Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) has been fighting for the rights of injured people for almost 30 years. A not-for-profit campaign organisation, APIL’s 3,300 member lawyers (mainly...
Presented by: Warren Collins & Neil Sugarman
Legal training for case managers 2020-12-08T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 240.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

9 Dec
Venue TBC
London
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Presented by: John McQuater
Clinical negligence - the basics - law and procedure for investigating clinical negligence claims 2020 2020-12-09T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

10 Dec
Venue TBC
London
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Presented by: John McQuater
Clinical negligence advanced 2020 2020-12-10T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

11 Dec
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Presented by: Gary Barker & Brett Dixon
Costs update - winter 2020 (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-12-11T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

About APIL training

Continuing professional development is essential to keep personal injury lawyers equipped with sufficient legal knowledge, understanding and skills to run their caseload competently.

APIL accredits offices to run their legal training in-house, accredits certain courses run by other providers and barristers’ chambers, and also runs its own programme of over 120 training events nationwide - see below.

To maintain APIL’s high quality standards, all accredited legal training is carefully monitored and the feedback scrutinised by APIL’s training & accreditation committee and executive.


Accredited CPD

Accredited members can accrue up to 10 CPD hours out of the 16 accredited hours required to maintain accredited status via distance learning.


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