Association of Commercial Attorneys: revised scheme

The scheme has been revised in accordance with the provisions of the Law Reform (Miscellaneous Provisions) (Scotland) Act 1990. The Minister for Community Safety has directed that the Association of Commercial Attorneys bring this into force from 18 June 2019.

9.0 Continuing Professional Development

9.1 It will be a requirement of Members/Fellows holding Practising Certificates that they follow the structured Continuing Professional Development (CPD) plan as laid down by the Association of Commercial Attorneys. The plan will require members to undertake a minimum of 20 hours per year of Continual Professional Development, 10 hours of which must be in subjects/topics relevant to the work of the Association of Commercial Attorneys.

9.2 Members/Fellows that hold Practising Certificates will be required to provide, on a yearly basis, details of the CPD undertaken.

9.3 The Continued Professional Development requirements will be reviewed and monitored by the Admissions Board of the Association.



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