Endorsed CPD activities are those that have been reviewed and judged to be of high quality and relevance to CISI members. All Endorsed CPD Activities have clear learning outcomes, appropriate materials and suitably qualified presenters and tutors.

Current endorsed CPD providers

The endorsement process

Endorsement package purchased or PAYG scheme chosen
Application form & learning materials submitted
Application form & learning materials reviewed
Invoice and payment (PAYG scheme only)
Criteria met: endorsement granted
Criteria not met: changes requested

Endorsement criteria

1 Relevance CPD activities must be relevant to CISI members, helping them to meet the requirements of the CISI CPD scheme.
2 Learning  outcomes CPD activities must have clear learning outcomes, setting out what a delegate should be able to know, understand or do as a result of the learning activity.
3 Content The content should meet the aims and stated learning outcomes.  It should be educational in nature, up to date and factually correct. To be classed as structured CPD, the activity must last for at least 30 minutes and the learning must be verifiable. CPD activities that meet other requirements but last for less than 30 minutes or are not verifiable will be classed as unstructured CPD.
5 Delivery CPD activities may be delivered in any appropriate format, including  but not limited to: face to face; online (live or recorded content); written word.
4 Learning materials All learning materials must be made available to CISI for review, including but not limited to: event programme; slides and speaker notes; delegate handouts; access to online material; copies of written word activities.
6 Personnel All tutors and presenters should be qualified to speak about their subject and must be able to train or present effectively.
7 Administration The Provider must have the necessary processes and procedures in place to support delegates before, during and after a CPD activity, including the ability to produce and retain the verification data required for structured activities


  • Package A: Annual Fee + 10 Endorsed Activities - £2500
  • Package B: Annual Fee + 25 Endorsed Activities - £3750
  • Package C: Annual Fee + 50 Endorsed Activities - £7000
  • Pay As You Go: Annual Fee £750 plus £250 per Endorsed Activity

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