Competence is the application of knowledge, skills and behaviors required to function effectively, safely, ethically and legally within the context of the individual’s role and environment.
Continuing Competence is the lifelong process of maintaining and documenting competence through ongoing self-assessment, development and implementation of a personal learning plan, and subsequent reassessment.
The FSBPT Delegate Assembly in 2007 charged the Board of Directors to move forward with the development of a comprehensive continuing competence program in support of public protection to include, but not be limited to, the following components:
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•ProCert evaluates continuing competence courses and activities against a comprehensive set of standards and criteria.
•Certification by ProCert is accepted or recognized by multiple states, and the list is growing.
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PTs can assess their current competence and use the results to help select appropriate development activities.
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