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 2015/6 opens 18 March

CIPR CPD 2014/5 is now closed – congratulations to the 1611 members members who successfully completed this cycle and to our 50 new Accredited Practitioners.

The 2015/6 cycle will open on 18 March. In the meantime, we're updating the CPD activities database and making some improvements to your dashboard ready for the next cycle

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.

Experienced 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