Make the most of your downtime 

Reflect on your career, commit to your learning and begin your professional development journey this summer with CIPR CPD.

Exclusive to CIPR members, CPD is a free online scheme that lets you plan and record your learning. After two years' continuous CPD, you'lll be awarded Accredited PR Practitioner status. After three years, you'll be eligible to get chartered.

There are more than 1,100 learning activities in the CPD database and you can log custom activities too. Take a look at your CPD dashboard, set your goals and you're off!

Content to get you started

Each Wednesday we’ll be sharing our most popular learning resources as well as some new content (available to non-members for a limited period of time) so keep checking back here for the latest releases. 

Download and get learning:

  • Week 1 

5 things your Board wants from PR

Events around the UK

Don't miss opportunities to log points with these CIPR regional and national groups:

Channel Islands
19 July, Guernsey, Meet the editors

Cymru Wales
20 July, Cardiff, Rise & Shine with Simon Lancaster

North West
21 July, Manchester, Digital Update briefing

25 July, Edinburgh - Meet the political editors

Win prizes

Log 15 or more CIPR CPD points between 17 July – 25 August for your chance to win top prizes in our #SummerofCPD giveaway.

Prizes up for grabs:

  • A Tripp suitcase complete with iPad and the latest PR summer reads
  • 2 x free places on a CIPR training course
  • 2 x Bundles of the bestselling Futureproof and Futureproof: Edition two
  • 5 x Bundles of  business, leadership and communications book

And to help you get into the swing of summer!

  • 1 x  summer food hamper by Suffolk Food Hall from PolicyBee
  • 1 x Klarstein picnic backpack from PG Mutual

Prize draw winners will be announced on Monday 28 August 2017 – get learning and log your CPD points today!

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2017 sponsors

Big thanks to our sponsors for contributing to our #SummerofCPD prize giveaway.