Courses, workshops and training

SSIP Webinar Programme (SSIP members only)


Our programme of monthly 1 hour webinars (09:30 to 10:30) for members (independent occupational therapists) and covering a range of business-focused topics, resources and skills.

  • Monday 13Jan20
    Hannah Long (Training Lead)
    SSIP update
    for new and/or existing members that would like to remind themselves how to use our website and the members' area
  • Friday 7Feb20
    Tracey Clarke (Director of Virtual Administration)
    Increase your efficiency and your capacity to earn
    an overview of apps and computer software available to create quicker administration processes (incl. expenses, accounting, electronic notes systems)
  • Thursday 12Mar20
    Callum MacKinnon (Founder of bOunceT)
    My Journey: setting up a community interest company (CIC)
    an opportunity to hear how an occupational therapist in Scotland has set up an award winning CIC (aka social enterprise)
  • Monday 6Apr20
    Claire Elvin (Bilsby Book Keeping)
    Basic accounting skills
    basic book keeping and accounting skills to help you complete your day-to-day accounting
  • More dates to follow!

To join a webinar please follow these instructions:

Look Before You Leap

RCOT HQ, London

Please note that our 19Jun20 and 25Sept20 courses have been cancelled pending the review, restructuring and updating of the course format/content to meet the requirements of the new RCOT Approved Learning Award.

We will post a date for the launch of the new course asap.

IP ON TOUR (SSIP members only)

Launch event in London followed by a national roll out

Our new IP ON TOUR initiative for members: bringing you and your fellow regional members together and combating professional isolation; and promoting networking, innovation and learning to support business development.

Launch Event

National Roll Out

RCOT CPD training

RCOT HQ (unless otherwise stated)

Expert Witness Public Training Courses

It is now regarded as essential that experts, however experienced, undertake recognised expert witness training. Bond Solon have designed a range of one and two-day courses on report writing, giving evidence in court and relevant law and procedure.
more info

10% discount for RCOT Specialist Section-Indepenednet Practice members (special discount code BSOT10)
more info

Conferences and exhibitions

RCOTSS-IP meetings

NEC Quarterly Meetings

RCOT HQ, London

  • Wednesday 6May20
  • Thursday 10Sept20
  • Tuesday 24Nov20
  • Thursday 10Dec20

NEC Planning Meeting

RCOT HQ, London

Annual Review Meeting (ARM)

location tbc

Regional Networking Events

Eight locations (each overseen/managed by one of our regions)

Part of our Regional Network Relaunch and providing the opportunity for members to add to their CPD, network and discuss the business of occupational therapy. All events are open to all members, irrespective of location/region, according to what suits them best in terms of topic/date/travel. more info