Courses, workshops and training

RCOT CPD training

RCOT HQ (unless otherwise stated)

SSIP Webinar Programme


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.

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10% discount for RCOT Specialist Section-Indepenednet Practice members (special discount code INBS10)

JOINT STUDY DAY: The role of the treating therapist (RCOTSS-IP and Irwin Mitchell Solicitors)

Irwin Mitchell Solicitors, Glasgow

A study day aimed at those working in the Scottish medico-legal field as a treating therapist or expert witness; and those considering working as a medico-legal expert or treating therapist. Delivered by David Bell, Senior Associate & PI Team Manager (Scotland), Irwin Mitchell Solicitors.

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PREPARING FOR THE HCPC AUDIT study day for independent occupational therapists

RCOT HQ, London

Are you prepared for the HCPC Audit this Autumn? Network with other independent occupational therapists, find out what the inspectors want and get to grips with what you need to do to:

  • achieving standards of proficiency
  • demonstrating fitness to practice
  • maintaining adequate records

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Look Before You Leap

RCOT HQ, London

Conferences and exhibitions

RCOT Conference 2019

International Conference Centre, Birmingham

Celebrating the success of occupational therapy and showcasing the occupational therapy profession at its very best. This is the premier CPD event for our profession; covering nearly every aspect of occupational therapy and addressing the policy drivers that impact on how our profession will evolve in the future; and including sessions to help you get the most from your conference experience; the return of the popular occupation stations (enabling you to try some successful therapeutic occupations); and the opportunity to build your professional networks and meet occupational therapists who have inspired you throughout your career.
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RCOTSS-IP Annual Conference

RCOT HQ, London

DAY ONE (Mon 30Sept19)

  • Courtroom Skills | led by Hilary Wetherell, Irwin Mitchell Solicitors
  • Medico-Legal Networking
  • Look Before You Leap

DAY TWO (Tues 1Oct19)

  • The Business of Independent Occupational Therapy
    Speakers, Cafe Conversations (occupational therapists with innovative businesses sharing their ideas/experience/learning) and Panel Discussion

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OT Show

NEC Birmingham

RCOTSS-IP meetings

NEC Quarterly Meetings

RCOT HQ, London

  • Wednesday 8 May
  • Tuesday 10 September
  • Tuesday 10 December

NEC Planning Meeting

RCOT HQ, London

Annual Review Meeting (ARM)

RCOT HQ, London

Regional Contacts Meetings


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