CPD and Employability


CPD is a driver for Employability CPD is commonly thought of as a practice that is only applicable to individuals once they have completed a professional qualification or charter with a professional body. Whilst this has been the case historically, the CPD Standards Research Project has found a growing trend of ‘CPD’ activities focused on […]

Making a Difference in Learning and Development: Empowering Minds for a Brighter Future


In today’s busy, fast-paced world, learning and development have become more important than ever. Not just for personal growth but also for professional success. With the way that education continues to evolve in how we deliver it, it’s important to explore new innovative ways to make a difference in the world of learning and development. […]

What Can You Do To Make Your Business More Sustainable?

With the world ever growing more eco-conscious and a focus on the impact of business activities on the environment and society, business sustainability has become increasingly important. The good news is that becoming a more sustainable business is not as difficult as you might think… Most businesses have taken steps to reduce their environmental impact […]

Strategies for Success: Setting SMART Goals and Creating a Plan to Achieve Them

Setting goals is a huge part of success. Goals help to give us purpose, direction and motivation to be successful, and SMART goals help us to achieve this. So what does that mean? SMART stands for; specific, measurable, attainable, relevant and time-bound.  To ensure you reach your goal, you need to define what it means […]

Use your CPDSO Accreditation to make 2023 Exceptional

As one of the leading CPD Accreditation organisations in the UK and globally, we continuously monitor the business and economic landscape and provide assistance to our membership community and everyone involved in continuing professional development. At the end of January 2023 we looked at the ways in which CPD Accreditation can assist training organisations with […]

Publicise your CPD Accreditation

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is an important part of any professional’s career, and receiving CPD accreditation for your business’ training activities can open up opportunities to reach these individuals. To really benefit from achieving CPD accreditation for your business, you need to publicise it correctly.  Here are some ways you can do this:: Use it […]

The 7 Things A Training Provider Should Always Do

With technology slowly taking over the workplace and people urgently needing to acquire new skills, the training industry is booming. This provides a huge opportunity for training providers to hone in and understand best practices to market and sell into this space. So what makes a training company stand out from the crowded market and […]

Why Choose the CPD Standards Office?


Looking to become accredited? Get in touch with one of our accreditation advisors today on 0203 745 6463 to book a call. The CPD Standards Office forms part of the Professional Development Consortium and is also home to the CPD Research Project, Provider of Training Excellence, and Coach of Excellence accreditations. A prestigious global organisation, […]

Marketing Ideas for your training Business


Marketing for your training/coaching business can be tricky if you aren’t sure where to start. Here are some simple ideas to get your marketing up and running: Become a Social Networker Create business accounts and actively participate in all of the big social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, and Instagram. Create Video […]