FAQ

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Are the events free to attend?
Yes – ALL DCE CPD events are completely free to attend.
Can I attend any event or seminar?
Yes – You can pick and choose which seminars to attend on whatever day suits you best.
Can I pick and choose which seminars to attend?
Yes – Whatever topic appeals and whichever day suits you best.
Do I have to attend all day?
Not at all – You can attend whichever seminars are of interest.
How long are the seminars?
Usually in between 20 and 45 minutes with most presenters providing time at the end for questions and answers.
How do the online seminars work?
Very simple – You register to attend and the companies giving the presentations will send a link to join nearer the time. We also send you a list of the links for the entire day.
Most companies use the Microsoft Teams or Zoom format.
You then click the link 5 minutes before the presentation starts on the relevant day.
On some occasions you will be asked for a Meeting Code and Password which we will also supply in advance.
Do the presentations qualify for CPD?
Any relevant learning activity can qualify for CPD. All of the presentations should educate and inform, therefore, qualify for CPD.
Are the seminars RIBA approved?
There are a number of third party accreditation systems – RIBA; CIBSE; Construction CPD Service and our own DCE Accreditation Service, to name but a few.
How do I register?
Click on ‘CPD Events’ above to view the different titles and dates, click ‘more information’ alongside, view the full line up and fill in the Registration Form at the bottom.
Your registration will be received and confirmation sent back to you.
Will I receive a CPD Certificate?
Yes – For each presentation we send you a Satisfaction Study Form to complete and send back to us. CPD Certificates are issued once we have received your completed form.
What is CPD and why do I need it?
CPD is the acronym for Continuing Professional Development, it describes the learning activities that enable professionals to maintain, develop and enhance their technical knowledge and abilities.
How can I participate as a Presenter?
Email: [email protected] for more information.