Any activity undertaken in a volunteer role can be counted towards your CPD requirement if you consider that it meets the definition of CPD
Jasvir Grewal, Fellow, says:
Like most actuaries, I knew the importance of lifelong learning and, after qualification, was keen to find new ways to ensure that I continued my professional development; volunteering initiatives through the IFoA provided me with what I was looking for and much more!"
Read how this supported Jass’s lifelong learning by viewing page 37 of the Volunteer Information Pack (VIP)
In performing a volunteer role you are likely to gain opportunities to develop both your technical and professional skills.
For more information, you should check the terms of the CPD Scheme to find out how this will apply to you.
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