Professional Body Approved & Recognised Training

International Academy for Professional Development
Blended, Classroom and Distance Learning

External course recognition and accreditation

Organisations that recognise or accredit the International Academy and/or the Centres of Expertise training programmes


The International Academy for Professional Development and its Centres of Expertise run programmes that are recognised, accredited or approved by various professional bodies. The Centres of Expertise recommend that students in training and graduate practitioners join professional bodies.



OTHER PROFESSIONAL BODIES 

INTERNATIONAL STRESS MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION (ISMA)
ISMA Membership is open to anyone who has an interest in stress management and is able to demonstrate evidence of the experience and qualifications required for the grade of membership for which they apply. ISMA recognises The Centre for Stress Management, Diploma in Stress Management programme as providing eligibility for professional membership. ISMA is the leading professional body for stress management in the UK. It has branches in many countries.

INSTITUTE OF HEALTH PROMOTION AND EDUCATION 
The Centre is a Corporate Member of the IHPE. The Centre recommends that students on the stress management programme may benefit from joining the Institute.