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What to expect from this course

If you are an experienced people practitioner and are keen to develop the strategic development skills needed to lead and influence others, the Advanced Diploma in Strategic Learning and Development is right for you.

This qualification has eight units in total. The first four are core units based on the CIPD Profession Map, the next three will help you develop specialist L&D knowledge, and then the final choice is an optional unit which you can select from a variety of topics. This diploma can take as little as twelve months to complete and leads to CIPD Chartered Membership.

We are one of the few CIPD centres that offer the full range of L&D units and you’ll be taught by experts with years of experience in Learning & Development.

You can start any time and work at your own pace by taking advantage of our fully flexible HR and L&D online training or enjoy live virtual learning sessions at our renowned facilitated workshops.

Delivery and pricing

You can choose from a range of study modes based on how you learn best, and with only a £99 deposit, you can get started in no time!

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How to apply

Complete this booking form so that we can begin your enrolment.

We want you to have all the information you need to make an informed decision about studying for your qualification.  If you are still unsure which course of level of study is right for you, a personal consultation with one of our specialist advisers will help determine both the right level of qualification, and the right delivery method to suit your learning style and circumstances.

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Why choose us for this qualification?

We’re Learning and Development experts and will guide you through the process of getting CIPD qualified. When you learn with us you’ll get access to:

  • CIPD qualified tutors with strategic and practical HR & L&D experience

  • The full range of CIPD modules with a mixed mode approach

  • 24/7 support via our Virtual Learning Environment

  • A dedicated personal adviser to support you throughout your programme

  • A range of learning options and start dates

  • A flexible interest-free payment plan for all certificates and diplomas (up to 12 months)

  • Downloadable courses materials and supporting resources

Amarelys E

27 Sep 2023

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Great energy

Caroline L

26 Sep 2023

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Very informative session. Amanda is super knowledgeable and approachable.

Kathryn J

26 Sep 2023

CIPD qualifications

Lorraine is fantastic. I've had a really useful and engaging day on the webinar and I am excited to get going with this new module.

Vanessa J

26 Sep 2023

CIPD qualifications

Lorraine is a great facilitator & very knowledgeable. I have made a lot of notes which i'm sure will help with the assignment. I will need to read over what i have done today to see how i can apply it.

Lindsey A

26 Sep 2023

CIPD qualifications

This was a great first session. I am working through 5HR02 without doing the webinar due to timing and have found it tricky. Having this has put my mind at ease about my next module. Great mix of activities and learning and Lorraine was really engaging

Ian P

26 Sep 2023

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Good pace and use of break out groups

Melissa M

26 Sep 2023

CIPD qualifications

Super informative and helpful, this is the perfect way for me to learn more and feel confident when completing my submission.

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We take the time to understand your career goals, aspirations and learning style and match you with a qualification that suits your needs. Arrange a free consultation with a learning adviser and let’s start this journey together.

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