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CIPD Qualifications & Certification

Acacia Learning is an approved provider of CIPD qualifications. The CIPD is the professional body for HR and people development. They have been setting the benchmark for excellence in people and organisation development for more than 100 years and are a career partner for over 140,000 members. The CIPD’s purpose is to champion better work and working lives by improving practices in people and organisational development for the benefit of individuals, businesses, economies and society.

Why study for a CIPD qualification?

CIPD qualifications:

  • Are valued by employers
  • Equip you with knowledge and skills that employers are looking for
  • Boost your earning potential

How do I know which CIPD level to choose?

Individuals with relevant work experience may be able to complete a flexible fast track competency route based on demonstrable experience for all of the Foundation and Intermediate programmes and much of the Advanced programmes. In most cases, a CIPD Competency Learning course is the preferred option for those constrained by work or personal schedules, giving them the opportunity to study at their own pace, with personalised tuition from experienced industry practitioners.

 

On successful completion of a Certificate or Diploma qualification, candidates will receive Associate professional membership of the CIPD, providing they are in active CIPD student membership.

 

Fill in the contact form and take advantage of our personalized consultations to find out which course is the best for you.

Consultations are available from 8:30am – 6pm weekdays. Alternatively, to book your place on your CIPD course today – email courses@acacialearning.co.uk  Already found what you’re looking for? Don’t waste a minute, enrol today and start moving forward with your HR career.

How do I know which level to choose?

CIPD Foundation Qualifications

The CIPD Level 3 foundation qualification are ideal for those wishing to acquire a wide range of relevant and practical skills in HR, and in Learning and Development. The CIPD Foundation Certificate qualifications (equivalent to A level standard) provide you with a recognised CIPD level 3 qualification and the underpinning knowledge towards a CIPD Associate professional membership.

These courses are suitable for those who are:
  • Aspiring to, or embarking on a career in HR or L&D
  • Working in the field of HR/L&D in a support role and wish to develop their knowledge
  • Managers/team leaders who have responsibility for managing and developing their staff
CIPD foundation certificate courses:

The modules for each course are detailed on the individual course pages (view our CIPD level 3 courses below). For a Diploma course you would complete 8 modules and for the Certificate course you would complete 6 modules. The courses take about 6-9 months to complete.

Fill in the contact form and take advantage of our personalized consultations to find out which course is the best for you.

Consultations are available from 8:30am – 6pm weekdays. Alternatively, to book your place on your CIPD course today – email courses@acacialearning.co.uk  Already found what you’re looking for? Don’t waste a minute, enrol today and start moving forward with your career.

  • Foundation Certificate in Human Resource Practice (Level 3)
  • Foundation Certificate in Learning and Development (Level 3)
  • Foundation Diploma in Human Resource Practice (Level 3)
  • Foundation Diploma in Learning and Development (Level 3)

We also offer CIPD Intermediate Certificate and Diploma or CIPD Foundation Certificate and Diploma courses for those not yet meeting the CIPD Level 7 prerequisites. A selection of our courses can be tailored for in-house CIPD training. Please contact us to find out more.

At Acacia Learning we also offer corporate and in-house training for CIPD Certified training courses. Please contact us today or send us an enquiry regarding our CIPD Intermediate Certificate and Diploma or CIPD Advanced Diploma.


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CIPD Intermediate Qualifications

CIPD level 5 Intermediate qualifications are ideal for those aspiring to become effective HR practitioners - whether working as HRM/D Advisers or developing their careers. Set at a CIPD level 5 (equivalent to second year of an Honours Bachelors/Undergraduate degree), the CIPD Intermediate certificate provides you with a professionally recognised qualification and the underpinning knowledge towards CIPD Associate membership.

These courses are suitable for those who are:
  • Seeking to develop a career in HR management and development as a graduate or already with quite a bit of experience
  • Working in the field of HR management and development and need to extend their knowledge and skills
  • Needing to understand the role of HR/L&D in the wider organisational and environmental context

The CIPD Intermediate certificate and diploma is appropriate for those who have previously acquired a CIPD level 3 Foundation certificate and who wish to progress onto our CIPD level 7 Advanced diploma.

Intermediate Level courses:

The modules for each course are detailed on the individual course pages. For a Diploma course you would complete 8 or 10 modules (depending on which Diploma you choose) and for the Certificate courses you would complete 6 modules. The courses range from about 6-8 months to complete the module attendance.

Fill in the contact form and take advantage of our personalized consultations to find out which course is the best for you.

Consultations are available from 8:30am – 6pm weekdays. Alternatively, to book your place on your CIPD course today – email courses@acacialearning.co.uk  Already found what you’re looking for? Don’t waste a minute, enrol today and start moving forward with your career.

See below for more detail on our CIPD level 5 intermediate certificate and diploma.

You can also find out what we offer in regards to CIPD Home learning, In-house CIPD training and our CIPD certificate and CIPD qualification programmes. CIPD courses London and across the UK are available as well as internationally. Enrol on one of our specialists CIPD courses today.


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Level 7 CIPD Qualification - Advanced Human Resources

CIPD's Advanced Diploma level qualifications are ideal for those aspiring to become effective HR practitioners at a senior level or for those with experience at a senior level already and wanting CIPD accreditation. Set at postgraduate level, the CIPD Level 7 qualification provides you with a professionally recognised qualification and the underpinning knowledge towards CIPD professional membership (Chartered Member).

These courses are suitable for:

The advanced diploma courses are appropriate for those who have previously acquired CIPD level 5 Intermediate certificate or above qualifications (e.g. a degree in HR and/or related area such as Business, Psychology, Education, Social Sciences – minimum 2:1) and/or working within a role where they implement HR policies and strategies.

Advanced Level courses:

The modules for each course are detailed on the individual course pages (view courses below). For a CIPD level 7 Advanced Diploma course you would complete 8 modules which takes on average 2 years and for the Certificate course you would complete 4 modules which takes about a year. Advanced level courses are also available via our competency route.

Fill in the contact form and take advantage of our personalized consultations to find out which course is the best for you.

Consultations are available from 8:30am – 6pm weekdays. Alternatively, to book your place on your CIPD course today – email courses@acacialearning.co.uk  Already found what you’re looking for? Don’t waste a minute, enrol today and start moving forward with your career.

We also offer CIPD Intermediate Certificate and Diploma or CIPD Foundation Certificate and Diploma courses for those not yet meeting the CIPD Level 7 prerequisites. A selection of our courses can be tailored for in-house CIPD training. Please contact us to find out more.


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Study for a CIPD qualification

The CIPD (Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development) is the world’s largest Chartered HRM/D and L&D professional body. It is an awarding body for HR and L&D qualifications with over 13,000 students joining each year to enhance their knowledge on the latest theory, case studies and insights into best practice in HRM/D and L&D.

Why study for a CIPD qualification?

CIPD qualifications:.

  • Are valued by employers
  • Equip you with knowledge and skills that employers are looking for
  • Boost your earning potential
How do I know which level to choose?

Individuals with relevant work experience may be able to complete a flexible fast track competency route based on demonstrable experience for all of the Foundation and Intermediate programmes and much of the Advanced programmes

Where is the course running?

You can study this course in the following locations:

  • Riyadh
  • Jeddah
  • Dammam
 

Completion of the Foundation, Intermediate and Advanced Certificate give eligibility for CIPD Associate professional membership. The Advanced Diploma provides eligibility for CIPD Chartered Membership.


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What do the levels equate to?

Level CIPD AAT
7
Masters degrees, postgraduate certificates & diplomas
CIPD Advanced Level 7 Diploma in HRM/HRD and Advanced Certificate in HR N/A
6
University Bachelor's Honours Degree (Year 3)
N/A N/A
5
University Bachelor's Honours Degree (Year 2)
CIPD Intermediate Level 5 Diploma/Certificate in HRM/LD N/A
4
University Bachelor's Honours Degree (Year 1)
N/A Professional Diploma in Accounting
3
A level
CIPD Foundation Level 3 Diploma Certificate in HRP/LD Advanced Diploma in Accounting, Advanced Certificate in Bookkeeping
2
GCSEs (A-C)
N/A Foundation Certificate in Accounting, Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping
1
N/A N/A