You are here: Home > Professional Competence


If you hold Specialist, General or Supervised registration with the Irish Medical Council, you are required by law to maintain your professional competence and enrol on a Professional Competence Scheme operated by a Postgraduate Medical Training Body relevant to your scope of practice.

ICGP operate the Professional Competence Scheme (PCS) for general practitioners and we can advise you on how to fulfil this commitment and continuously develop your professional skills. If you have queries regarding professional competence, please visit our comprehensive FAQ section.

Apply for CPD Recognition (for event organisers)

Event organisers - please complete the online application process here
» read more

Access ePortfolio

Click here to view and record your activity as well as access your statement and receipts.
» read more

Renew/Enrol on the ICGP PCS

Renew/Enrol on the ICGP PCS for the 2019/2020 academic year.
» read more

PCS Requirements

The ICGP operates a professional competence scheme (PCS) for GPs under arrangement with the Irish Medical Council (IMC).
» read more


Resources include templates, FAQs and guidance documents
» read more

ePortfolio Assistance

There are a number of resources available on the website to help you with using the ePortfolio.
» read more

Learn More To give you the best possible experience, our sites use cookies. Continuing with cookies enabled means you're OK with this. Click Learn More for more information about our cookies, and how to disable them. ×