National Teaching Council CPD Points building has become something every teacher in the teaching arena is obliged to do.
It is important to note that teachers at each rank are required to accure certain number of CPD points within a PD Cycle of 3-Years.
This implies that every registered teacher has 3 Years to earn the minimum credit points stipulated for his/her level/ Rank.
It is also important to be aware of the potential for CPD workshop scams online. These scams can be difficult to spot, but there are steps you can take to protect yourself.
1.One of the most important things you can do is to verify the accreditation of the CPD provider by checking the NTC portal.
How To Verify The Accreditation of a CPD Workshop Provider
2. You can also request documents from the providers to verify that the course is approved.
In a way, the discontinuation of workshop registration on the teacher’s portal has created an opportunity for scammers to
1. The National Teaching Council should address this issue and take steps to protect teachers from fraud.
2. Workshop registration should be limited to the teacher’s portal platform only to ensure that all CPD providers and the courses they advertise are approved.
Some Teachers have fallen victim to these scams. Others have attended workshops without receiving any points or certificates, or even being able to contact the organizers.
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