Professional Development Scheme (PDS)

PDS centre handbook

This handbook provides centres offering qualifications based on the CIPD's Professional Standards with the information that they need to run and administer qualifications at postgraduate level.

Management research report

For the assessment criteria, marking grades and moderation requirements. With links to useful resources and publications, including the Professional Standards, and details about the annual prize for the best report.

National examinations

Information on the CIPD's national examinations, including examiners' reports, timetables and statistics.

Reading lists

Recommended student reading and library holding lists.

Submitting PDS results

The forms for submission of course results.