Those who have a practicing or restricted practising membership and licence with SCOT are required to participate in the Continuing Competency Program (CCP). The CPP uses a formalized process to substantiate that SCOT members are meeting essential competencies and engaging in professional development.

CCP Requirements

  • Complete the Self-Assessment Tool annually

  • Complete and submit the Professional Development Plan and Outcomes (PDPO) to SCOT by February 15th annually with license renewal.

  • Retain and maintain the SCOT Professional Portfolio, including PDPOs and documentation of progress towards or completion of PDPOs.

  • PDPOs must be retained for 10 years.

  • Participate in the audit process if they are selected.

  • RO6 Continuing Competency Program Policy.

Continuing Competency Program Documents

Self-Assessment Tool

  • SCOT Self-Assessment Tool - Fillable PDF
  • SCOT Self-Assessment Tool - Word
  • Professional Development Plan Outcomes (PDPO)

  • PDPO Form Requirements and Instructions for Submission
  • PDPO Form - PDF
  • PDPO Form - Word
  • Continuing Competency Program Resources

  • Professional Development Log (PDF)
  • Professional Development Log (Word)
  • PDPO Example 1
  • PDPO Example 2
  • Continuing Competency Program Audit

  • Conflict of Interest Declaration (PDF)
  • Conflict of Interest Declaration (Word)
  • Policy for Exemptions and Extensions
  • PDPO Audit Checklist