Get noticed by employers: 92% of our students are working in HR within 2 years ‡
Advance your career: 74% say their qualification played a vital role in their career advancement ‡
Increase your salary: 78% increase their earning potential within 2 years ‡
Enhance your credibility: become a CIPD Associate Member and use Assoc. CIPD after your name
To study this CIPD Intermediate Level 5 Certificate, you should generally have at least one of the following:
It's ideal if you'd like to study a shorter Level 5 course than the full CIPD Level 5 Diploma.
If English is your second language, we recommend you have an IELTS 6.5/ESOL Level 2 or equivalent, but we're happy to review your case on an individual basis.
Your course and assignments are fully online.
You'll study all 4 core units plus your choice of 2 optional units.
For full details of what you’ll learn on each unit, download our CIPD course guide.
‘I did a lot of research on learning providers, and ICS Learn came out on top every time. Having CIPD on my CV set me apart. I’ve landed my dream job and I’ve only just started my course!’
- Jae Bennett
‘The course is really interactive. I feel extremely confident in the tutors' knowledge and love that I can call or email them questions, no matter how small. My studying has helped in more ways than I could imagine!’
- Megan Florey
‘I have a very flexible period of time to study, and submitting assignments is at my own pace. The support really is there when I need it. I am so pleased I took this leap and I’m so pleased I chose ICS Learn!’
- Laura Evans
* Pass rate of 95% based on 17,406 submitted assignments and 16,550 passes between 16th January 2016 and 17th January 2017.
† ICS Learn has the highest Net Promoter Score (NPS) from students against its competitors. Source: Parthenon-EY HR Employer and Learner Survey 2017.
‡ Data from a survey of 79 students who completed a CIPD qualification between August 2015 and August 2017.