Interest Groups

Specialty Practice Interest Groups 

New to Specialty Practice?

SHPA members can enter their username and password for their Online CPD account to view the self enrolment options on this page and select all Interest Groups you would like to join. If no self enrolment option appears and you are able to click through to the landing page for the Interest Group, this means you are already enrolled. 

Once enrolled, you will have access to resources, CPD, research, advocacy and policy and a discussion forum in your area(s) of interest.

Please note, if you have recently joined SHPA please allow at least one working day (Vic) to receive access details for a 'member eligible' account.

How do I find out which Interest Groups I am already enrolled in?

To check your current Specialty Practice Stream enrolment, log into your SHPA Online CPD profile on and select 'Dashboard' to view 'My courses' or contact the Specialty Practice team ( who will be happy to provide this information to you.

To join an additional Interest Group(s) please self-enrol via this page.

If for any reason you wish to leave an Interest Group, please contact the Specialty Practice team by emailing

To read more about Specialty Practice Streams, please refer to the Specialty Practice webpage.