CPD Committee

Headline purpose

Chaired by RSUA Communications and Events Officer Emmet McDonough-Brown, the committee’s purpose is to help architects in Northern Ireland enhance their knowledge and expertise throughout their careers.

How this purpose will be achieved

  • Identify development needs of RSUA members and agree priorities
  • Propose speakers for events
  • Review proposals for CPD events
  • Agree each event’s connection to the RIBA core CPD syllabus and propose likely RIBA CPD points
  • Review feedback on events and seek continuous improvement
  • Provide feedback on general approach to pricing of events
  • Consider other forms of CPD including site visits, study visits, reading etc.
  • Propose author of CPD article in Perspective
  • Provide feedback on administration, promotion of RSUA’s CPD events and seek continuous improvement

Public benefit

Well informed, well trained architects will produce better architecture for the benefit of all.

Committee membership and contact details

CPD Committee Chair Emmet McDonough-Brown

NameOrganisationEmail Address
Grace Wilson Maurice Cushnie
Jonathan Speirs Hall Black
Emma Wright White
Jim Armstrong
Anne Barnes Anne Barnes
Fiona Patterson McAdam

Meeting frequency/pre-arranged dates

  • 12.30pm on Wednesday 16 September 2020
  • 12.30pm on Wednesday 16 December 2020
  • 12.30pm on Wednesday 3 March 2021
  • 12.30pm on Wednesday 2 June 2021
  • 12.30pm on Wednesday 15 September 2021


RSUA members who are interested in joining this committee should contact Jude Faloon