The SACLAP Continued Professional Development Policy stipulates that Activities that fall under Category 1 include any; Seminar, Workshop, Conference, Colloquium, Educational Short Course, or Lecture that has relevance to the Landscape Architectural Profession.
In its evaluation of an application ILASA takes into account Section 6.1 of the CPD Policy which states that “A distinction is made between core activities that contribute to professional competence as opposed to non-core activities. In terms of the SACLAP CPD requirements, the core competencies are those that are identified in the Core Competency Table …”.
A copy of the SACLAP Core Competency Table can be accessed from the SACLAP website at http://www.saclap.org.za/download/Registration/. The following links to the document titled Weighted Core Cpmpetency Table for the Landscape Architectural Profession – Nov 2016
The applicant is advised to make specific reference to the core competencies where the activity advances the education of registered professionals.
An online application form needs to be completed for review and approval by the ILASA CPD Committee.
Please click here for the application form
The information in the programme / agenda should include:
Although an awareness of related study fields is commendable, it may not necessarily contribute to the development of the knowledge base related to field-specific professional service delivery. The activities should be aimed at meeting development needs at one or more of the following levels:
In line with the above the activity provider should ensure that the activity satisfies the following CPD objectives and that the supporting information describes how this is achieved:
If all information is correctly supplied as well as proof of payment received, it should take 3-7 working days.
Yes there is an Application Fee to Validate an Activity for CPD Credits. Refer to the Schedule of Fees below.
|Activity Duration||Application Fee|
|1 Hour||R 400.00|
|½ day||R 645.00|
|1 day||R 1,070.00|
|2 days||R 2,020.00|
|3 days||R 2,970.00|
|4 days||R 3,920.00|
|5 days||R 4,870.00|
On the application form you can either select ‘single instance‘ or ‘multiple instance‘ activity. If the activity is recurring the validation will be 3 years unless otherwise specified.