CIPD membership. We’re stronger together.

There’s more to CIPD membership than letters after your name. Your exclusive member benefits ensure you’re always ready to make an impact, helping you to build a trusted professional reputation.

You can rely on up-to-date legal and employment policy to back up challenging workplace decisions. Plan actions quickly and accurately with expert tools and practical resources. Share experience and make valuable connections through online communities and local CIPD networks.

From the support of fellow members to developing your skills for the future, you can feel stronger with your CIPD membership.

Our top picks for you

NEW well-being helpline

NEW well-being helpline

24/7 confidential helpline plus access to tools and resources to support your mental health and well-being, including support with financial difficulties.

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Knowledge hub

Knowledge hub

Explore a wealth of leading-edge resources to support you in your work and studies, including full-text access to over 200 business and HR/L&D journals, plus research updates, policies, factsheets, podcasts and blogs.

Explore the knowledge hub >

Employment Law helplines

Employment Law helplines

Exclusive to our members, get support and advice through our four specialist telephone helplines, providing confidential legal advice from trained advisors. The specialist helplines include: Employment Law, Personal Legal, EU Employment and Whistleblower.

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Online Communities

Online Communities

Be part of our exclusive online communities providing you with a place to learn, debate and connect with like-minded professionals. And, join the conversation through our social media platforms – LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook or Instagram.

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Local branch network

Local branch network

52 local branches throughout the UK, offering networking and learning opportunities in your local area. Get in touch with your local branch to find out what’s happening near you.

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Free online courses

Free online courses

Exclusive to CIPD members. Eight online courses exploring each of the core behaviours of the New Profession Map:  Ethical practice, Professional courage and influence, Valuing people, Working inclusively, Commercial drive, Passion for learning, Insights focused, Situational decision-making. Each online course provides comprehensive learning on the core behaviour which equates to the content covered on a one-day face-to-face course.

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Discounts and rewards

Discounts and rewards

Save 10% on training courses and events, 20% on books, 50% on HR-inform and up to 50% off People Management advertising.

Plus get best value Professional indemnity insurance. CIPD Professional Members also get access to a wide range of recreational perks through Perkbox.

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News and updates

News and updates

Keep up to date with topical HR news, industry developments and the latest HR and L&D jobs. Register for a web account or log into My Profile to sign up and manage your newsletter subscriptions. Access our popular CIPD Update, CIPD Voice and PM Daily delivered straight to your inbox.

As a member, you’ll also receive In a Nutshell, a monthly round-up of thought provoking articles from across HR selected by our research team.

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Events and conferences

Events and conferences

Learn from respected and inspiring influential thinkers at our renowned conferences, available at a 10% discount for CIPD members. Plus, connect and get involved through international and career webinars, HR leaders’ and learning networks.

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Volunteering

Volunteering

This is your chance to make a positive difference to others whilst developing skills that will help with your own career journey. Explore opportunities to make an impact in your local community or give back to the profession through our volunteering programmes.

There are many ways you can get involved: mentor a jobseeker, develop a school’s careers engagement strategy, help grow your local CIPD branch, and much more.

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Professional credibility

Professional credibility

Raise your profile and credibility with professional recognition. Membership immediately demonstrates to employers, clients and peers that you meet the rigorous requirements and professional standards for good practice in HR and L&D.

Find out what professional credibility can mean for you >

People Management

People Management

Members receive regular printed copies of our award-winning magazine, People Management (app and website also available). Each issue will help you stay connected with topical news, event reviews, industry statistics, legal updates and practical advice. And enjoy Work. magazine, a strategic thought-leadership publication, exclusively produced for our Chartered Fellows.

Learn more about our magazines >

CPD

CPD

We’re committed to supporting you in your professional growth journey. Use My CPD map to self-assess your knowledge, skills and behaviours, and generate a personalised development report.

Learn about CPD >

Insurance

Insurance

Our members receive access to very competitive premiums on professional indemnity insurance, as well as wider protection, alongside value added optional cover, through our chosen partner.

Learn more about the insurance >

Make the most of your benefits

Your CIPD membership is here to support and advance your work at every level. Take a look at the benefits that come with your member status.

Get more from your membership

 

Coronavirus resources for employers

Guidance, templates and up-to-date materials to support your business and workforce through the global health emergency.

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Free place at CIPD Festival of Work

Offering more than the standard digital experience, this year’s CIPD Festival of Work is a fantastic opportunity to access world-class conference sessions and a virtual interactive exhibition – all in the comfort and safety of your own home. And it’s free for members!

Register to attend >

NEW well-being helpline for CIPD members

24/7 confidential helpline plus access to tools and resources to support your mental health and well-being, including support with financial difficulties.

Find out more >