South African Geomatics Council

Continuing Professional Development

CPD Rules

inserted 12 Jan 2015
A notice has been issued by SAGC (previously PLATO) with the CPD Rules and Registration.
Download the print version CPD Rules (Nov 2014)        (pdf 13 pages - 195KB)
Revised November 2014 (CPD Rules 6 and 7 and Appendix A: Categories 1 and 3 have been ammended)

CPD Procedure

updated 11 January 2017     ( PLEASE NOTE)
Please download the  CPD Procedure   for more information regarding: (pdf 3 pages)

  1. Requirements ( * * * NEW * * * )
  2. Renewal of registration
  3. Submission of documents to SAGC
  4. Auditing
  5. Institute AGMs
  6. Workshops and courses by accredited Universities
  7. Institute workshops
  8. Other conferences and workshops (Private organisers)
    • Repeat courses
  9. SAGC and Institute committees
  10. Obtaining CPD points in rural areas

updated 11 January 2017
added 29 September 2016

CPD Presentation     CPD procedure explained     (pdf 19 pages 775KB)
SAGC registration - Legal requirements - CPD credits - Example - Evidence

Contact details for approval of CPD Events

Institutes to submit advertising forms for CPD events and signed registers to

CPD Frequently Asked Questions

updated 11 January 2017
A list of 11   Frequently Asked Questions   has been added to the website.
This may answer your queries.