CPD & Assessment

Types of Formal CPD

(i.e., excluding on-the-job general learning and development)

List of the CPD activities determined by Board also can be downloaded here.

 
CPD ACTIVITY CRITERIA/EXPLANATORY NOTES SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS TIME CREDIT (TECHNICAL HOURS)
Formal Courses Courses run by a recognised institution or training provider
covering specific technical subjects, sector specific subjects
or generic training (e.g., 23 related technology fields)
  • Invitation letter
  • Certificate of attendance
  • Confirmation of attendance
  • Program book / tentative program
  • Course structure
Actual contact / technical hours
CPD ACTIVITY CRITERIA/EXPLANATORY NOTES SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS TIME CREDIT (TECHNICAL HOURS)
Congress/Conference/Seminar/ Symposium (Local/International) Must be within related field/core business (Local/ international) i.e.:
(i) Half day (2-4 hours)
(ii) Full day (5-8 hours)
(iii) 2 full days (iv) 3 to 14 full days
(v) 14 full days or more

A conference should:
(i) Involve speakers of international standing.
(ii) Contain plenary lectures / symposia.
(iii) Allow presentation of free communication/poster, etc
  • Invitation letter
  • Certificate of attendance
  • Confirmation of attendance
  • Program book / tentative program
Actual contact / technical hours
CPD ACTIVITY CRITERIA/EXPLANATORY NOTES SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS TIME CREDIT (TECHNICAL HOURS)
Workshops/ Courses/ Fellowships/ attachment etc. (include hands-on & skills courses) Attended Workshops/ Courses/ Fellowships/ attachment etc. (include hands-on & skills courses) i.e.:
(i) Half day (2-4 hours)
(ii) Full day (5-8 hours)
(iii) 2 full days
(iv) 3 to 14 full days
(v) 14 full days or more
(vi) Skills accredited structured courses by specific disciplines
(vii) Study Tour

The activity should be as follows:
(i) Competency related program.
(ii) Study tour must be in MBOT related technology field
  • Invitation letter
  • Proof of attendance
    •  Certificate of attendance
  • Confirmation of attendance / letter of participation 
Actual contact / technical hours
CPD ACTIVITY CRITERIA/EXPLANATORY NOTES SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS TIME CREDIT (TECHNICAL HOURS)
Committee or Project Member Involvement as committee or project member for organising a related event/seminar/conference/symposium/ lecture series etc. i.e.:
  • Half day (2-4 hours)
  • Full day (5-8 hours)
  • 2 full days
  • 3 to 14 full days
  • 14 full days or more
  • Invitation letter
  • Proof of attendance
    • o Certificate of attendance
    • o Confirmation of attendance / Letter of participation
  • Program book / tentative program • Course structure
Actual contact / technical hours
CPD ACTIVITY CRITERIA/EXPLANATORY NOTES SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS TIME CREDIT (TECHNICAL HOURS)
Meeting Attended meeting related to technological
and technical profession
  • Invitation letter
  • Proof of attendance :
    • agenda & meeting minutes
2
CPD ACTIVITY CRITERIA/EXPLANATORY NOTES SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS TIME CREDIT (TECHNICAL HOURS)
Appointed as MBOT’s Professional Assessor 1 full day assessment with at least 7 candidates assessed
  • Assessment invitation letter/email
  • Assessment schedule
  • Assessment forms
2
Half day assessment with at least 3-6 candidates assessed 1
CPD ACTIVITY CRITERIA/EXPLANATORY NOTES SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS TIME CREDIT (TECHNICAL HOURS)
Publication of articles in journal/ chapters in book / technical reports Indexed/peer reviewed journal (authors) Documented evidence (with verification) needs to be produced 10
Non-indexed journal (authors) 5
Chapters in book (authors) 2
Technical reports 2
CPD ACTIVITY CRITERIA/EXPLANATORY NOTES SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS TIME CREDIT (TECHNICAL HOURS)
Self-study/ Group study/ case study / Distance learning e.g. Reading related papers from journals,
Audio-visual, Organized group discussion under accredited co-coordinator
Documented evidence (with verification) needs to be produced 5
CPD ACTIVITY CRITERIA/EXPLANATORY NOTES SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS TIME CREDIT (TECHNICAL HOURS)
MBOT related activities/event etc. By invitation/justification from MBOT
  • Invitation letter
  • Certificate of attendance
  • Confirmation of attendance
  • Program book
  • Course structure
Actual contact / technical hours
CPD ACTIVITY CRITERIA/EXPLANATORY NOTES SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS TIME CREDIT (TECHNICAL HOURS)
Appointed as MBOT’s Professional Assessor 1 full day assessment with at least 7 candidates assessed
  • Assessment invitation letter/email
  • Assessment schedule
  • Assessment forms
2
Half day assessment with at least 3-6 candidates assessed 1
CPD ACTIVITY CRITERIA/EXPLANATORY NOTES SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS TIME CREDIT (TECHNICAL HOURS)
Aspects not covered above, which you judge to be appropriate as CPD By invitation/justification from MBOT
  • Invitation letter
  • Certificate of attendance
  • Confirmation of attendance
  • Program book/tentative program
  • Course structure
Actual contact / technical hours