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Top 5 Reasons Employers Should Offer CPD Training

CPD Training (Continual professional development) is a fantastic opportunity for professionals to expand their existing knowledge in practice. For employers who are thinking about investing in a CPD programme here are the reasons we have found that show the positive benefits of taking part in a CPD course.

1. Maintain Standards

The first main benefit of investing in CPD training is ultimately maintaining the overall standard of work provided by the staffing team. You will rest easy knowing that your staff and colleagues are engaging in relevant training leading to higher standards of practice moving forward

2. Stay up to date

By undertaking CPD courses your staff will have the opportunity to stay up to date with ever changing trends – your team could be the first in your sector to hear about a new approach or method that in turn improves the overall quality of practice across the industry.

3. Improve Student Performance

If you’re a senior leader in a school you will have an invested interest in the overall performances of your students. By increasing the ability of the teaching staff, you will start to see a noticeable difference reflected in the students’ work.

4. Keep them Interested!

CPD also contributes to maximising staff potential, and provides a useful benchmark for annual appraisals. Research shows that employers who provide regular CPD training opportunities have higher staff retention rates.

5. Improve Staff Morale!

CPD training can have a large impact on staff morale with opportunities for colleagues to support and mentor each other throughout their training journeys, sharing ideas for best practice and guidance. As with anything we do, confidence is key.  Confidence is formed with familiarity and practice, therefore any CPD you take can be a gamechanger to your overall confidence in your team. 

If you are a primary senior leader and want to learn more about CPD music training for primary schools, why not check out our CPD courses? Join the Academy by clicking here, or heading to CPD UK accredits our courses to ensure we provide the highest quality materials to reform your schools’ music lessons. For more information, email or give us a call on 0800 7565580.

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