CPD & Assessment

Types of CPD Activities

CPD ACTIVITY CRITERIA/EXPLANATORY NOTES SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS TIME CREDIT (TECHNICAL HOURS)
Courses/ Training/ Workshops 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.:
  1. Half day (3 CPD hours)
  2. Full day (6 CPD hours)
 
A conference should:
  1. Contain plenary lectures/ symposia.
  2. Allow presentation of free communication/poster, etc.
  • Invitation letter
  • Certificate of attendance
  • Confirmation of attendance
  • Program book/ tentative program
Half day (3 CPD hours)
 
Full day (6 CPD hours)
CPD ACTIVITY CRITERIA/EXPLANATORY NOTES SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS TIME CREDIT (TECHNICAL HOURS)
Fellowships/ attachment/ study tour (include hands-on & skills courses) Attended Fellowships/ attachment/ study tour.
  • Invitation letter
  • Proof of attendance
    • Certificate of attendance
    • Confirmation of attendance / letter of participation
  • Program book / tentative program
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.
  • Invitation letter
  • Proof of attendance
  • Certificate of attendance
  • Confirmation of attendance / Letter of participation
  • Program book / tentative program
  • Course structure
Half day (2 CPD hours)
 
Full day (4 CPD hours)
 
More than 1 day
(6 CPD 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 Hours
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Presentation at official meetings/function Presentation on the following:
  1. Plenary lecture/long paper / free paper /short paper
Poster presentation in related field / core business
  • Invitation letter
  • Proof of attendance
  • Certificate of attendance
  • Confirmation of attendance / Letter of participation
  • Program book / tentative program
2 CPD Hours
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Publication of articles in journal/ chapters in book / technical reports Indexed/peer reviewed journal (authors) Documented evidence (with verification) needs to be produced
  • A copy of the published article/ journal/ book/ technical report
10 CPD Hours
Non-indexed journal (authors) 5 CPD Hours
Chapters in book (authors) 2 CPD Hours
Technical reports 2 CPD Hours
CPD ACTIVITY CRITERIA/EXPLANATORY NOTES SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS TIME CREDIT (TECHNICAL HOURS)
Appointed as MBOT’s Assessors
  • Professional Assessor Panel
  • Accreditation Assessor Panel
1 full day assessment with at least 7 candidates assessed
  • Assessment invitation letter/email
  • Assessment schedule
  • Assessment forms
  • Appointment letter
  • Accreditation visit invitation letter
  • Accreditation visit schedule
2 CPD Hours
Half day assessment with at least 3-6 candidates assessed 1 CPD Hours
Accreditation visits 5 CPD Hours
CPD ACTIVITY CRITERIA/EXPLANATORY NOTES SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS TIME CREDIT (TECHNICAL HOURS)
Involved in Skills Malaysia as part of TVET involvement. Be appointed as judges, coach, participant, and/or workshop manager.
  • Invitation letter
  • Certificate of attendance
World
Skills
(7 CPD Hours)
 
ASEAN Skills
(6 CPD Hours)
 
Malaysia Skills
(5 CPD Hours)
CPD ACTIVITY CRITERIA/EXPLANATORY NOTES SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS TIME CREDIT (TECHNICAL HOURS)
Contribution for TVET Development i.e. skills related to Technology and Technical aspects
  • Involved with National Occupational Skills Standard (NOSS) development
  • Involved with Written Instruction Manual (WIM)
  • Facilitator
  • Appointed Panel Pentauliahan by JPK
  • Appointment letter
  • Invitation letter attending related program
5 CPD Hours
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Activities not covered above deemed 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