You can start planning your professional development any time of the year. First decide what is your goal (PDP) and then think what you will need to learn (objectives) and how you will learn it (action).
Please also find pictured guidance also in the bottom of this page.
Hover over PDP and choose create new personal development plan
Enter details (title and dates when scheduled to be completed)
Tick a box add new PDP objective
Enter details (Title, name of the objectives and actions)
Quick tips when thinking of objectives:
- The objective is specific to the particular problem area.
- Include the context of the development need.
- Make it something realistic and achievable.
Quick tips when thinking of actions:
For a PDP objective you should expect to have around 4-5 learning activities (actions)