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Available online CPD courses

Store Persons Course
Course in Diabetes Mellitus
Sexually Transmitted Infections
Management of Common Vascular Diseases
Clinical Management of Asthma
Clinical Management of Hypertension

MPC Online Development

Medical Practice Consulting (MPC) and the Foundation for Professional Development (FPD) have joined forces to offer South African healthcare professionals online Continuing Professional Development (CPD) courses that are topical and relevant to delivering healthcare services in South Africa. The FPD is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) as a Private Higher Education Institution (PHEI) in terms of Section 54(1)(c) of the Act and Regulation 16(4)(a). The FPD is a subsidiary of the South African Medical Association and also an institutional member of the South African Institute of Healthcare Managers.

The FPD School of Health Sciences has been the leader in training healthcare professionals since 1997 and takes pride in being recognised as the pinnacle product leaders and innovators in the healthcare industry. Research has shown that 54% of all doctors have studied with the FPD and continue to do so by earning required annual CEUs through the completion of courses. The FPD receives numerous annual educational grants, which make it possible to reduce the training cost on a large number of training programmes.

The portfolio of Health Science courses are specifically designed to enhance the clinical skills of healthcare professionals and are taught through a combination of assessed self-study (with detailed study material and online training) and facilitated workshops, led by leading national experts. The FPD is accredited by the Medical and Dental Board of Health Professions Council of South Africa as a CPD service provider. All FPD programmes are accredited on an annual basis according to HPCSA rules and regulations to qualify for CEU points.

The Medical Practice Consulting online CME and MCQ system is the only online training solution approved by the FPD. The online CME and MCQ system is easy to use and allows user the freedom to access the system not only from personal computers but also from any Android Tablet or Apple I-Pad. All FPD programmes offered through this medium will boast the highest standard as its alumni have come to expect.