How to gain CPD units for License Professional Teachers


Below is the matrix of activities which will serve as your guide on how to earn CPD units.

PROFESSIONALISM (20 cu) (training offered by accredited CPD providers )

  • Medical Ethics
  • Values Education and discernment
  • Medico Legal cases/laws and medical jurisprudence
  • Governance, Leadership, Team-approach
  • Interprofessionalism and Communication skills
  • Public Health, Health Policy issues
  • Primary Care
  • Gender Sensitivity
  • Social Accountability
  • BIR, SEC, Philhealth matters
  • Health Economics


  • Participant/Speaker/Facilitator in Continuing Medical Education/ Conventions/ seminars/workshops
  • Researcher, Peer reviewer, innovator
  • Professorial Chair holder
  • Resident/ Diplomate/ Fellow
  • Academician/Educator/Administrator
  • Social mobilizer
  • Board Examiner in specific disciplines

Self Directed /lifelong learning (10 cu)

  • Community service
  • Medical missions
  • Conventions outside the country
  • Joint ASEAN Integration programs
  • E-learning
  • Study tours/visits
  • Medical Missions with training/service goals

Self –Directed Learning

Learning activities such as online trainings, local/international seminars/non-degree courses, institution/company sponsored training programs, and the like which did not undergo CPD accreditation but may be applied for and awarded CPD units by the respective CPD Councils.

Documents required for application:

  • – Instructional Design of the activity
  • – Program should be recognized by an accredited institution and/or organization who may be the host of the activity
  • – Program activity must be identified as a meaningful experience and include the following in giving credit units :
    • experience,
    • time,
    • exposure