CIPD Foundation Diploma in L&D

About this Qualification

Entry Requirements: Currently working in L&D or looking to move into an L&D role.  Please send CV to complete an informal diagnostic call with one of our friendly advisers to register

Duration:  A Diploma qualification (38 credits) is a total of 190 study hours. On average it takes 18 months to complete.

Level: Level 3 (equivalent to A Level) on the UK Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF). This is comparable to Level 5 in Ireland, Level 6 in Scotland and the European Qualifications Framework (EQF) Level 4.

Study mode: Mixed mode via one to one or enhanced support group sessions


AheadHR can offer you any of the units that the CIPD offers.  This is a list of all units/modules available for you to choose:

  • 3BEP Becoming an Effective L&D Practitioner
    3LDO L&D and the Organisation
  • 3LDN Identifying L&D Needs
  • 3DES Designing L&D Activities
  • 3DEL Delivering L&D Activities
  • 3ELD Evaluating L&D Activities
  • 3TFL Using Technology to Facilitate Learning
  • 3ELE Enhancing Learner Engagement
  • 3SCL Supporting Collective and Social Learning
  • 3LCM Supporting Individual Learning Through Coaching and Mentoring
  • 3ASL Assessing Learning and Development
  • 3LDE Organising L&D Events

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