All doctors registered with the Irish Medical Council (IMC) are required to meet the annual professional competence scheme (PCS) requirements. ICGP operate the PCS for GPs under arrangement with the IMC. If you have queries regarding professional competence, please visit our comprehensive FAQ section

The annual requirements are: 1 clinical/practice audit (minimum 12 hours per annum) and 50 CPD credits.

The 50 CPD credits must include: 20 external credits, 20 internal credits, 5 personal learning credits plus 5 additional credits.

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Personal Learning

5 external credits
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Clinical / Practice Audit

1 audit per year (minimum)
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Research and Teaching

2 credits per year desirable
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