The 5th Annual Middle East Stone event brings to you Stone Design Seminars – a 4-day educational program running between 25th to 28th of November. These CPD – accredited seminars are framed under the proficiency and guidance of the industry specialists aiming to educate those under the stone and surface portfolio. The Stone Design Seminars will cover the themes of design, cladding techniques, natural stone and some prominent case studies from within the GCC and worldwide.
Like every year, we have the Natural Stone Institute as part of our speaker line up to host more technical sessions creating a great platform to network with the who’s who of the stone industry.
Key themes of discussion include:
- Case Studies
What is CPD?
Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Certification:
Continuous learning is vital to career advancement and CPD helps individuals to keep their skills and knowledge up to date. This is why our conference is CPD certified, as we recognize that regularly updating knowledge and skills helps you remain competent and effective within your role.
What is CPD?
Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is the term used to describe the commitment to lifelong learning. Employers and institutions across industries are increasingly adopting a more structured approach to learning in order to retain key staff and develop the skills and knowledge in the organisation to maintain a sustainable and competitive advantage.
Why is CPD accreditation important?
CPD accreditation is important because it ensures that courses provided adhere to the highest educational standards and international benchmarks of quality and learning.
How does it work?
The majority set an annual target, which is defined by the accrual of CPD hours by attending training, seminars, workshops and conferences. These CPD hours are then converted to points, units or credits. It is up to the individual to keep track of their hours, ensure their CPD records are up-to-date and that the courses meet the requirements of their professional body or association.
How does CPD benefit me?
CPD benefits individuals by fostering a culture of continuous personal improvement, skills development and knowledge sharing. It helps to ensure that individuals are kept informed, up-skilled and proficient to change in practice. CPD-certified training, seminars, workshops and conferences are also a significant benefit to those constricted by time, resource and budget as they can offer an affordable, time-efficient opportunity to develop skills and knowledge.