CPD affiliates in Aotearoa New Zealand
Who can join as a CPD affiliate in Aotearoa New Zealand?
To join the RANZCOG CPD program as a CPD affiliate in Aotearoa New Zealand, you must be:
a vocationally registered doctor in Aotearoa New Zealand with a postgraduate O&G qualification, or
a provisionally registered doctor with the Medical Council of New Zealand (MCNZ), requiring evidence of participation in a CPD program
Ongoing participation in the program as a CPD affiliate is contingent on accruing 50 CPD hours over a 12-month period, and payment of the annual participation fee (within one month of the new CPD cycle commencing).
Each cycle, your 50 CPD hours must be spread across three domains, as outlined in the table below.
|Educational Activities (EA)||13|
|Outcome Measures (OM)||5|
|Performance Review (PR)||5|
|Remaining hours across OM/PR||16|
|Remaining hours across any domain (EA/OM/PR)||11|
Please note: ‘all other participants’ refers to: Associate Members, Educational Affiliates, and CPD affiliates (non-members) in Australia and Aotearoa New Zealand.
About your CPD application fee
The initial CPD application fee is payable at the time of submitting your form
The College will send you an invoice for the additional CPD program fee following approval of your application
Please note that this annual fee will be pro rata from the date of your application (see table below)
Following receipt of payment, the College will send you an email with information on your CPD program and requirements
Please note that the CPD team will be available to provide further guidance and advice.
Pro rata adjustments on your initial CPD program fee
On joining the RANZCOG CPD program, your first invoice for the annual CPD program fee will be adjusted pro rata according to your date of application