The use of CISI CPD opportunities is, wherever possible, automatically logged by the Institute on behalf of its members. Below you will find all the different CPD offerings provided by the Institute along with an indication of which of the learning catergories they fall into and whether or not their use is logged automatically.
- Activities marked with this tick are logged automatically by the CISI for its members.
Attending a CISI Training Course, Conference or CPD Event - Structured Learning
The CISI runs a programme of lectures in both London and the regions. All CISI Conferences
, workshops and CPD events
are allocated a number of claimable hours dependent on the type of event. The appropriate hours are automatically allocated to the member's CPD logs within 48 hours of the event taking place. Attending a CISI Professional Forum - Structured Learning
Professional Forums are discussion groups open to members of the CISI. Meeting on a regular basis, they enable members to meet and discuss topical issues with others working in their area of the financial services industry. Members are automatically allocated 1.5 hours to their CPD logs for attendance and participation at forum events. Sitting CISI Examinations - Structured Learning
All CISI exam candidates are automatically allocated CPD hours equivalent to the duration of the examination, upon delivery of their results. However, a examination pass entitles a candidate to receive quadruple the original examination hours in recognition of the preparation needed to pass an CISI examination. Using Professional Refresher or Other E-Learning Tools - Structured Learning
Members accessing Professional Refresher
or any other relevant elearning tools are entitled to claim the appropriate hours of usage as part of the active learning CPD category.
Infolink - Unstructured Learning
Infolink is an online library developed by the CISI for its members. Use of Infolink earns members reflective CPD hours equivalent to the hours of use.
CISI TV - Structured Learning
CISI TV is a brand new membership benefit which allows you to enjoy a selection of the Institute's most popular CPD events online, anywhere, anytime.
It is available exclusively to members by logging into My CISI on the website. You will be able to catch up on the CISI's latest events whilst earning reflective CPD hours which will be automatically added to your personal CISI CPD log.
Development of Others
Presenting at CISI seminars, forums, conferences or training courses - Structured Learning
Those who present at CISI events earn CPD hours under the development of others category and these are logged automatically. Presenting earns members hours equivalent to triple the event length.
Chairing at CISI seminars, forums, conferences or training courses - Structured Learning
Those who chair CISI events earn CPD hours under the development of others category and these are logged automatically. Chairing earns members hours equivalent to double the event length (half of these hours fall under the active category and half under development of others).
Being a member of a CISI Committee or Exam Subject Panel - see guidance
Those who sit on Institute Panels or Committees (eg, Professional Forum Committees, or Exam Syllabus Panels) earn CPD hours under the development of others category, and these are logged automatically. The hours are equivalent to the event length.