Programs Designed by Others

Programs designed by others are the most predominant type of CPD/CPD activity.
These very popular activities are developed by planning committees based on their understanding of what you need to know or be able to do.

For Family Physicians
Program Type Credits

Group learning programs
For Office of CPD Programs:
Joint Calendar Event of CPD Events

Accredited – MainPro – M1 or MainPro – C
Non accredited – MainPro – M2

On-line learning programs
For Examples:
mdCME Page

Accredited – MainPro – M1
Non accrediter – MainPro – M2
Accredited Self Learning Modules – M1 or MainPro – C
Click: CFPC Self Learning Program

More details at: CFPC CPD

For Fellows of the RCPSC
Program Type Credits

Group learning programs
For Office of CPD Programs:
Joint Calendar Event of CPD Events

Submit as Section 1
Accredited (1 credit/hr)
Non accredited Section 1 (.5credit/hr)

Group learning programs with simulation integrated

Accredited (1 credit/hr)
Non accredited (.5 credit/hr);

Participation in simulation counts 3 credits/hr
(Can submit as Section 1 or 3)

On-line learning programs
For Examples:
mdCME Page

Submit as Section 1
Accredited (1 credit/hr)
Non accredited Section 1 (.5 credit/hr)

Paper based or on-line knowledge assessment self study module

Accredited – 3 credits/hour
(Can submit as Section 3)

More details at:
Royal College Page

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