Courses, workshops and training

RCOT CPD training

RCOT HQ (unless otherwise stated)

A complete list of all forthcoming CPD events being run in 2017 (including masterclasses) is available from the RCOT website. Unless otherwise stated, all events will be held at RCOT HQ in London.

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Social media training

This one day workshop is delivered by ACM Training, to help you with your social media strategy.

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Expert Witness Public Training Courses

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

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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Look Before You Leap

RCOT HQ, London

Our popular business start up workshop for occupational therapists who are either thinking about moving into independent practice or are new to the independent sector, and want to make sure they've covered all the bases.

A link will be posted once a dedicated Eventbrite account has been set up.

Building Your Business


Our new and improved business development workshop (replacing the Business Clinic), that aims to develop business development skills that are tailored to independent practice; to respond to the real and practical business development issues experienced and identified by course delegates; to provide a training experience based on interactive learning, personal stories and small working groups; and to provide information on relevant subjects such as sales, finance, marketing and the market place.

A link will be posted once dates have been agreed and a dedicated Eventbrite account has been set up.

Conferences and exhibitions

The OT Show

Birmingham NEC

RCOT Annual Conference

Belfast Waterfront

Next year's conference will be held in the Waterfront of the historic city of Belfast - fantastic for sightseeing, shopping and lots more. Flights are usually about an hour and tickets very reasonable (from £25).
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RCOT Specialiast Ssection Independent Practice Annual Conference

Liverpool (venue tbc)

More information to be published when available.

COTSS-IP meetings

NEC Meeting

RCOT HQ, London

NEC Quarterly Meetings

RCOT HQ, London

Wednesday 21 February

Wednesday 16 May

Wednesday 12 September

Wednesday 12 December

(one of these meetings will be held outside of London)

NEC Planning Meetings

RCOT HQ, London

Wednesday 4 July

Wednesday 11 July (this will be a virtual meeting)