• Welcome to British Journal of Midwifery CPD

    The British Journal of Midwifery (BJM) brings you British Journal of Midwifery CPD, an educational platform tailor-made to develop your clinical knowledge and skills. It will provide you with interesting and relevant content that will stimulate thought and reflection, ultimately helping you fulfil your revalidation requirements.

    • Access a range of papers across multiple disciplines
    • Earn verifiable CPD from our papers
    • Keep track of your CPD progress
    • Log external CPD activities
    • Accessible via mobile web browsers
  • What's new?

    We regularly update the CPD portal to bring you service improvements and new features.

    New for August 2022

    • 11 new papers added
    • Log external CPD activities
    • Dark mode for low-light environments
BJM CPD portal

About British Journal of Midwifery CPD

British Journal of Midwifery CPD is brought to you by Aptamil. It is an interactive revalidation tool for midwives that offers all users a free online portfolio so that you can easily save evidence of your progress towards NMC requirements, ready to download whenever you need it.

Your membership entitles you to:

  • Access topical peer-reviewed content
  • Learn the latest midwifery standards and share best practices that will stimulate thought and reflection
  • Help you fulfil your revalidation requirements

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This website is managed by MA Healthcare Ltd, publisher of British Journal of Midwifery, on behalf of Aptamil. Please read MA Healthcare's privacy policy to understand how we process and use your data.


What is the BJM CPD Launchpad?

What are the main benefits for Midwives?

What do the articles consist of?

What is the personal portfolio and how do I track my progress?

What are the main benefits of having a personal portfolio?

How do I collect and submit my work on the BJM CPD Launchpad for revalidation?

How do you apply the knowledge gained from the BJM CPD Launchpad articles on your daily practice?

I am not a tech-savvy person. Is this platform for me?

Frequently asked questions

Need any help with the use of the platform? Please click on the FAQs or do not hesitate to email or call us during the customer support hours: Monday to Friday, 8am to 8pm, GMT.

British Journal of Midwifery CPD is a service from Aptamil, in partnership with the British Journal of Midwifery (BJM). It includes articles that have been enhanced to provide opportunities for reflection on your own practice, as well as an online portfolio to store all your revalidation requirements.

An online portfolio is simply an online place to keep records to show you have completed all your revalidation requirements. It’s where you can keep track of practice hours and CPD, and record other activity like attendance at courses or study days, reflection and other learning.

Simply complete a short registration form to create your personal account. You will then have free access to the portfolio and a selection of free CPD content.

Registration and use of the online portfolio is completely free. Registered users get free access to a growing selection of online content to help you fulfil the NMC’s CPD requirements.

Please email support@markallengroup.com with the details of which revalidation portfolios you need changing and the dates that you require.

Please provide your name and the email address that you access launchpad with. Please include in the subject of your email, British Journal of Midwifery CPD.

Please email support@markallengroup.com with the details of your old and the new email address you would like to use. Please include in the subject of your email, British Journal of Midwifery CPD.

Once you have logged in to the Launchpad:

  • Click on ‘Portfolio’
  • Go to relevant option of what you want to do, for example documents, click on Add documentation
  • Click on Add and Enter the title of your document
  • Click on ‘Browse’ to find your document that you have saved
  • Click on the document and if you are happy that it’s the right document, click upload.

Click on LOGIN, then click on ‘Forgot your password’ and follow the instructions.

You will receive an email from Mark Allen Group. Please ensure that you check your junk, or spam boxes. If you do not receive an email from Mark Allen Group, please contact support@markallengroup.com

On receipt of the forgotten password email, complete a new password.

This should be of a minimum of 8 characters, made up of upper & lower case letters, at least one number and one symbol.

British Journal of Midwifery CPD is brought to you by Aptamil. Aptamil are pleased to support your CPD journey through this free revalidation tool. The online portfolio has been independently provided by the British Journal of Midwifery, and any educational content supported by Aptamil will be clearly stated.

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British Journal of Midwifery CPD on mobile

Contact us

Still having trouble, or can’t find your solution within the FAQs section?

UK: 0800 137201
Overseas: +44 1722 716997
Or email your query to support@markallengroup.com - please include in the subject of your email, British Journal of Midwifery CPD.

Support hours are Monday to Friday, 8am to 8pm, GMT.

All enquiries by email or telephone will be responded to within a 4-hour window, within our working week as outlined above. We endeavour to solve your enquiry within this time frame; however we will keep you updated at every step.