CIPD  (Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development) is a membership body for HR professionals incorporating people development. CIPD is a registered charity with a broader purpose of championing better work and working lives by helping to improve practices in people and organisational development for the benefit of individuals, businesses, economies and society.

CIPD maintain the professional standards for the HR (human resources) and L&D (learning and development) professions. They are the only professional body in the world that awards Chartered Status to HR and L&D professionals.

CPD (Continuing Professional Development) is key to individuals being successful and moving with the times within their chosen industry. This organisation provide a range of opportunities to help HR and L&D practitioners (both members and non-members) develop in their careers and keep up to date with the latest developments in the world of work.

Resources can be accessed online and include research, employment law, pensions, policy reports, performance management, recruitment and much more.

Online queries can be made here