Careers & CPD

The CIPR is here to support you throughout your PR career. In this section you will find information and resources to help you achieve your career goals.

CIPR CPD deadline 28 February 2015

Log 60 CPD points before midnight Saturday 28 February 2015 to complete your CPD for the current cycle.

The CPD helpdesk (email or phone 0207 6316936) is open until 5pm Friday 27 February – don't leave it too late to get CPD support.

Any points you log after the helpdesk closes will be audited and logged to your record the following week.

Just starting out in PR?

Take a look through our careers advice, download the Careers in PR guide and get started on CIPR CPD.

Moving up?

Use CIPR CPD to plan, track and evidence your growing skills and knowledge base. Complete two years of CPD, upgrade to MCIPR and become an CIPR Accredited PR Practitioner.

Senior practitioner?

Stay abreast of new trends, share your expertise with colleagues and work towards becoming a CIPR Chartered PR Practitioner.

Next steps

  • Log in to My CPD.
    You will need your membership number to log in. If you have forgotten this, please contact the membership team.
  • CPD handbook (PDF format, opens in a new window)
  • View the latest CPD newsletter: January 2015