There are four assessment submission points per year. The CIPR Awarding Body recommends submitting assessments as soon as possible after tuition. We advise that you work towards the suggested assessment deadlines for your course and below is a link to the schedule for submission deadlines, Exam Board dates and when the results will be released, depending on when your course starts.

2017 - 2019 Assessment Schedule

Qualification completion timeframe

Candidates have a one year window from the date the course starts to complete the tuition and successfully submit all three assessments to gain the Specialist Diploma (Crisis Communications).