Continuous Professional Development (CPD) is now a regulatory requirement. It requires FSPs to maintain and update the knowledge and skills that are appropriate for the activities of its Key Individuals and Representatives by complying with minimum CPD requirements.
Masthead is a CPD provider, accredited by the Financial Planning Institute of Southern Africa (FPI). This means that Masthead has put the appropriate resources in place that enables the delivery of CPD programmes at the required standard and level of quality as outlined by the FPI.
CPD requirements apply to all FSPs, Key Individuals and Representatives, except Category I FSPs (including their Key Individuals and Representatives) that are authorised only to render financial services in respect of Long-term Insurance subcategory A and/or Friendly Society Benefits.
To find out more about the CPD requirements as prescribed by the FSCA (previously the FSB), who is affected and how many CPD hours are required, click here.
Reasons to use our CPD Package:
For your convenience, you can register for this package by choosing one of the options below.
We host a wide range of webinar, face-to-face seminar and online learning topics.
The content is CPD accredited and the hours are verifiable so they count towards your FSCA CPD required hours.
A key benefit of earning CPD hours with Masthead, is that we have a built-in Competence Register that automatically logs all your CPD activities – it couldn’t get easier or more affordable than this.
Use the online CPD Tracker to keep count of the CPD hours you earn. The CPD Tracker will automatically keep a running total of your CPD hours earned, and provide you with a breakdown per category in a convenient snapshot. Log in to the Learning Centre to see your CPD Tracker.
The Competence Register is designed to ensure that you can record all relevant supporting evidence relating to your competence training and that you are able to provide a Competence Register to the regulator when asked to do so. All online learning activities, webinars, seminars and Class of Business Training that you complete via the Masthead Learning Centre will automatically be logged and you can add any of your other training records with the click of a button. Learn more about the Competence Register.
To use the Competence Register Log in to the Masthead Learning Centre.