Important Reminder: Professional Membership CPD declaration 2020

October 18, 2019

Reminder: Continuous Professional Development (CPD) requirement for 2020 Professional Membership renewal

Please be reminded that effective from 1 Jan 2019, every HKPCA Certified Counsellor and/or Approved Counselling Supervisor have to declare on the time of membership renewal the Continuous Professional development point (CPD point) they have accumulated within the past 12 months from 1 Jan to 31 Dec 2019.

This requirement is only eligible to professional members (those who have been qualified as Certified Counsellor and Approved Counselling Supervisors for 12 months). The objective is to assure our professional members have continuously acquired, refreshed or even contributed/shared officially counselling related knowledge in the counselling field in the past 12 months.

Deadline for professional members (Certified Counsellors and Approved Counselling Supervisors 2019 CPD declaration is on or before 31 Jan 2020. After this date, any online declaration for 2019 CPD or update will not be counted.
For those professional tier members who do not declare on time, the association reserves the right to dislist the title of the professional membership. For 2020 membership renewal, professional members have to reach at least 10 points per member.

How to declare:
Members are strongly encouraged to use our online report system with just a few steps click and select by member login system. Simply click ., login and select “Report CPD” at section 4.

Alternatively, members can also download CPD report blank from our website and mail back to HKPCA office by 31 Jan 2020 together with membership annual renewal invitation reply slip by end of 2020.

For more information about the scheme and details of CPD, please refer to

For further queries, please write to us at Thank you for your support and we sincerely wish you have a fruitful year coming.