Some people add additional species modules after they first become AMTRA qualified – this might be a career progression, or the other module exams may have been failed at the first attempt.
Additional CPD points are added to the total needed, consistent with the principle of half points or no points for part-way through the CPD period, as described in the previous two answers.
The number of CPD points required is best illustrated by an unusual example:
From July 2021, her points requirement will be the full 80 for a RAMA in the “R” category for the following two years. It’s not essential to understand this calculation – your personal points target is on every points update from AMTRA.