Professional Body Approved & Recognised Training

International Academy for Professional Development
Blended, Classroom and Distance Learning

Faculty of  Professional Development

The Faculty of Professional Development supports the work of the International Academy and its affiliated Centres. All students and alumni can join the Faculty through becoming members of this website.

The Faculty is developing free textbooks and other material for our students to assist them with their studies and background reading. Student and Alumni Members of the Faculty of Professional Development will also have free access to or online library articles and online courses.


For alumni, the Faculty offers professional development CPD programmes at a reduced fee. These blended and distance learning courses are the Certificate in Work-Based Professional Development (Specialist Topic) and The Certificate in Professional Development (Specialist Topic) are run in association with the International Academy for Professional Development Ltd.


NB Student or Alumni Associate Membership of the Faculty of Professional Development is restricted to students, alumni and current Faculty staff.