Continuing Professional Development (CPD) – Provides info about how you have kept yourself up-to-date after UG.
Should be in list format (title, date, duration, venue)
No word limit
Career Episode- There are 3 career episodes
Each career episode must focus on a specific period or distinct aspect of your engineering activity.
Each paragraph in each career episode must be numbered (ex. 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 2.1, 2.2…)
The format of each Career Episode-
a) Introduction: 100words
b) Background: 200-500words
c) Personal Engineering Activity: 500-1000words
d) Summary: 50-100words
Total word limit: 1000-2500 words for each Career Episode
Competencies showcased in career episodes are cross-referenced in the summary statement with the respective paragraph of career episode.
For every occupational category, the elements of a summary statement are slightly different.
For the detailed format of summary statement consult MSA engineers Australia booklet.