CPD (Continuing Professional Development) is the term used to describe the commitment to lifelong learning, a skill that is invaluable to all people across every segment of society.
Continuing Professional Development is a largely holistic approach to the concept of ‘professionalism’. CPD combines different methodologies to learning, such as training, workshops, conferences and events, e-learning programs, best practice techniques and ideas sharing, all focused for individuals to improve their personal proficiencies.
Engaging in CPD activities ensures that both academic and practical qualifications do not become outdated or obsolete; allowing individuals to continually ‘up skill’ or ‘re-skill’ themselves, regardless of occupation, age or educational level.
CPD allows an individual to focus on what specific skills and knowledge they require over a short-term period, in order to be confident there is recognisable improvement within their proficiency and skillsets.


CPD Certification is an internationally recognized professional development certificate, and all content presented at CPD accredited events and training workshops are assessed by the CPD team based on the UK.
CPD is essential in helping individuals, organisations or entire industries to keep skills and knowledge up to date. Providing CPD enables organisations to become a knowledge bank to key stakeholders of an organisation. CPD accredited training courses, workshops and events allow professionals to use the learning time towards individual CPD requirements.
Benefits of CPD for Individuals – CPD helps individuals to regularly focus on how they can become a more competent and effective professional. Training and learning increases confidence and overall capability, and compliments career aspirations.
Benefits of CPD for Organisations – Providing CPD accredited learning benefits your organisation through recognition and increased brand perception. Internal use of CPD encourages and promotes a healthy learning culture for your organisation, leading to a more fulfilled workforce and retaining valuable staff within their proficiency and skillsets.


The RAK Energy Summit is a CPD accredited event. This means that all presentations and content presented at the Summit are assessed by the CPD team based in the UK, providing delegates who attend both days of the Summit access to the highest educational standards and international benchmarks in learning.
All registered delegates can request CPD certification at least 3 weeks after the Summit, so long as they attend both days.