Continuing Professional development

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is the route to professionalism in PR. In an industry that never stands still, CPD is how you proactively develop the knowledge and skills you need to stay relevant and at the top of your game.


MyCPD is our member exclusive CPD scheme. It provides a flexible framework for you to structure your professional development. With nearly 1,400 learning activities to choose from, you’re in the driving seat. From nationwide events to free webinars and whitepapers, choose what you want to learn about, how and when.

Record your learning activities and collect points for each one. These points lead towards CIPR accreditation so you’ll be an Accredited Practitioner or even Chartered before you know it.

Log in to MyCPD for access to:

• Your Dashboard
Set goals, check your CPD points balance, track your progress.

Find and log learning activities
There are nearly 1,400 and over 900 are free. Log custom activities too.

• Reports
Your complete CPD history in a print friendly format.

• Resources
All you need to know to complete CIPR CPD.

CPD Handbook
Download our CPD Handbook for your complete guide to CPD and how it works.

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CPD is exclusive to members
To access MyCPD and our database of activities, you’ll need to become a member.

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Get Chartered
To become chartered you’ll need to demonstrate a commitment to lifelong learning.

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"Simply the best CPD programme for PR practitioners. Pround to become a Chartered PR Practitioner this year."

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