CIPD Level 3 - Diploma in Learning and Development Practice

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Course introduction

The CIPD Level 3 Diploma in Learning & Development Practice is ideal for practitioners who are looking to acquire a means of professional recognition in the field of learning and development. The CIPD Diploma in Learning and Development Practice uses a highly practical approach, to provide an in-depth and thorough grounding in the training cycle and the fundamentals of learning and development. It provides a firm foundation in all the areas of learning and development, including its impact on business sustainability. It is an essential introduction for L&D professionals.

Course Benefits

1. To provide a firm foundation in all the areas of Learning and Development, including its impact on business sustainability.

2. To develop essential skills and give students the confidence to be more effective at work and to add value to their HR or training function.

Course Pre-Requisites

There are no formal entry qualifications required. The CIPD Level 3 Diploma in Learning and Development Practice is open to anyone. However, an appropriate level of knowledge and skills in numeracy and literacy, together with some experience in L&D, or a related field will be advantageous.

Target Audience

The Diploma is ideal to candidates who:

  • Are new to the L&D function.
  • Are working in the field of L&D in a support role and wish to develop their knowledge and skills.
  • Are responsible for L&D activities and decisions within an organisation without a specialist role.
  • Are engaged as employees or independent consultants within the field of L&D.
  • Are looking to further their L&D career with a professional qualication.

Course Outline

The Diploma is a foundation level qualification, which is designed to reflect the CIPD HR Profession Map and the new professional membership criteria. You will learn through a combination of taught sessions, activities based on case studies and through private study.

Assessment is through assignment work.

To achieve the CIPD Diploma in L&D, you need a total of 38 credits, which you will gain by completing all of the following units.

Module Credits
Becoming an Effective Learning and Development Practitioner 4
Learning and Development and the Organisation  4
Designing Learning and Development Activities 6
Delivering Learning and Development Activities 6
Supporting Individual Learning through Coaching and Mentoring 6
Using Technology to Facilitate Learning 6
Identifying Learning and Development Needs 3
Evaluating Learning and Development Activities 3


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