A syllabus is your guide to a course and what will be expected of you. It will include course policies, rules and regulations, required texts and a schedule of assignments.
Validation refers to the process of collecting validity evidence to evaluate the appropriateness of the interpretations, uses, and decisions based on assessment results for each educational program or institution provider.
Accreditation is a formal, independent verification that a program or institution meets established quality standards and is competent to carry out specific conformity assessment tasks. Conformity assessment tasks may include, but are not limited to, testing, inspection, or certification.
A certification registry is an up-to-date registry of individuals who have earned a certification and maintain it via continuing professional education.
Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is the process of tracking and documenting the skills, knowledge and experience that you gain both formally and informally as you work, beyond any initial training. It’s a record of what you experience, learn and then apply.