Yes, technology is moving at a fast rate especially in some industries such as the automotive sector. An individual has to continually update themselves on the latest techniques to keep themselves abreast of the technology advancements. An individual will need to successfully complete further assessments over a period of time so they can demonstrate their current status.
The online ROA will always show the individuals current status and therefore there is no need to keep a ‘hard copy’ record of the achievement to-date.
The individual can also record any training / CPD that they engage with so it’s a tool that can be bespoke to the individual / employer.