Certification of Healthcare CPD Professionals (CHCP) and the Healthcare CPD Associate Certificate


The overarching purpose of the CHCP program is to raise the bar in Healthcare CPD. The public deserves assurance that Healthcare CPD is being managed by persons who understand principles of adult learning and professional development, know how to frame clinical content for maximum impact, and can wisely interpret the rules and regulations that define the field. Healthcare CPD Professionals are responsible for maintaining the integrity of activities essential for re-licensure of more than 600,000 practicing physicians and 60,000 practicing physician assistants and other Healthcare CPD professionals in the US.

The Commission has developed a computer-based examination in order to provide evidence of minimal competency for individuals employed or volunteering in the Healthcare CPD field.

Certified Healthcare CPD Professional (CHCP)

The purpose of the Certified Healthcare CPD professional (CHCP) credential is to provide an educational self‐assessment experience to individuals employed in the Healthcare CPD field while defining minimal competence for the healthcare education profession. 

For information on the CHCP credential, please click here

Healthcare CPD Associate Certificate

The Healthcare CPD Associate certificate supports the documentation of knowledge and skills by individuals working in the healthcare CPD/CME/CE field.

For information on the Healthcare CPD Associate certificate, please click here

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