COVID-19 CPD and registration changes
Updated as of 5 August 2020
ASAR CPD notification regarding Triennium ending 30 December 2020 - more details
ASAR removes cap on web based CPD activities – more details
The simple act of keeping up to date with current broadcasts and updates regarding COVID-19 through different media sources, contributes to your CPD activity. In addition to the normal activities of: Self-directed learning activities at work or home, such as reading journal articles (Cat 3A) and web-based individual education such as webinars (Cat 1A), quizzes (Cat 3A) you can now obtain CPD from web-based group meetings/tutorials in place of face to face meetings – such as via Zoom (Cat1B)
MRTB has confirmed with NZ sonographers that, due to COVID, they will not audit CPD for the 2021 year. They have also confirmed 'the requirements for the 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2023 trimester remain the same but if a practitioner is unable to complete the required 60 CPD over the duration of the trimester the Board will exercise leniency'.