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CPDUK Training Accreditation

The CPD Service is the largest and leading CPD training accreditation service in the UK, with over 25 years experience supporting accredited CPD providers from across all industry sectors.

Work with the UK's leading CPD accreditation service

The CPD Certification Service was established in 1996 as the leading independent CPD accreditation institution, helping organisations to provide the highest quality CPD accredited training and events suitable for the Continuing Professional Development policies of professional bodies.

About The CPD Certification Service

Our unique experience and a history working over 25 years providing CPD accreditation for training companies, conference providers, professional bodies, universities, academic institutions and corporate organisations enables us to confidently accredit organisations seeking authoritative and recognised CPD accreditation for their training courses, workshops and events.

We evaluate and CPD accredit all types of professional development learning activities, such as training courses, workshops, conferences and events to the highest standards. Hundreds of thousands of UK professionals recognise our CPD accreditation as the qualitative benchmark that not only reflects but also sets those standards.

CPD Accreditation for training and events

Every year we provide CPD accreditation for thousands of training courses, events, e-learning programs, conferences, workshops and seminars. As the leading and largest training CPD accreditation service in the UK, our experience and recognised CPD symbols add significant value for audiences and accredited CPD providers alike.

With over 25 years experience providing training accreditation means our authoritative CPD Member and CPD Certified symbols offer institutional associations, professional bodies and educational providers reassurance that our accredited CPD providers training materials achieve the qualitative standards required by all parties.

Benefits of CPD Training Accreditation

Increase bookings for your accredited training

One of the main reasons organisations look to obtain CPD training accreditation is to increase delegate bookings. With over 450 professionals bodies in the UK requiring CPD from their members, accredited CPD providers are able to meet more of the right audience to increase training bookings and event attendance. Training accreditation provides increased appeal and helps develop new & existing client relationships. Becoming an accredited CPD provider with the leading independent UK institution adds significant endorsement for your organisation and greater profile recognition that your training meets the industry- recognised standards.

Marketing support for our accredited CPD providers

The CPD Service provides different membership levels to suit your training accreditation needs and budget. Membership levels are determined by an initial FREE consultation resulting in recommendations for your most effective routes to market. Accredited CPD providers are able to utilise key features of membership which help to support business, marketing and training objectives.

  • Review and advise on organisational CPD requirements
  • Training Accreditation of courses & events, from 1 – 250+ activities a year
  • Licence to use CPD Member logo on company marketing materials
  • CPD Certified symbol on approved CPD course materials
  • Presence in CPD Providers Directory for user validation and searching
  • All accredited training courses listed in the Course Catalogue
  • Ability to publicise certified events on CPD Event Calendar
  • Full administration of delegate CPD certificates post activity

Stand out more from your competitors

Training accreditation allows you to present your knowledge as an industry experts and distinguish from your competitors. Becoming an accredited CPD provider with the UK leading and most recognised association helps organisations to create discernible competitive advantage from others in your market. Create new opportunities with a professionally recognised way to display your industry expertise. Obtain new clients and increase your training and events sales revenue.

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We provide CPD accreditation to thousands of training providers


Our CPD seminar proved very worthwhile, winning an order worth £350k. Our aim was to meet & introduce our products to industry professionals, which is exactly what we did.

Julie Cagna - FP McCann

Membership of the CPD Certification Service shows our commitment to excellence and to providing CPD for our staff.

Lindsay Comalie - Imperial College London

As the market leader in our field, we believe we have the most comprehensive range of CPD certified training courses and seminars available all of which are fundamental to our ongoing marketing strategy.

Sharon Oliver - Mitsubishi Electric