CPD-approved external courses

The following external courses have been assessed and approved for the purposes of Continuing Professional Development (CPD).



Seventeen modules designed to complement one another in areas where development, diplomacy and defence converge.



This course is designed to guide participants through the process of crisis management, and teach them hands on in a crisis situation and how to best manage its communication.

Portland Communications


Four courses designed to develop an understanding of:
Media and political landscapes; Fundamentals of strategic communication; creating content for social and traditional media; key principles for engaging with media and stakeholders.

The GTC Group

A Modern Public Relations Media Programme of eight modules exclusive to The GTC Group helping to provide international and local experience through training and consultancy.

For enquiries about CPD approval, please email Sukhjit Grewal, Director of Professional Development and Membership.