International Academy

The International Academy for Professional Development Ltd was established in 2010 to bring together recognised and accredited centres and faculties of expertise that provide professional development courses and programmes to professionals around the world.

The Centres of Expertise group of Centres are based in London, England, and provide a range of training and consultancy services. Our first Centre, the Centre for Stress Management was established in 1987. We have delivered our accredited and recognised training programmes in Europe, China, Japan and New Zealand. In addition to the International academy’s website which brings our programmes together, each Centre of Expertise has its own website.

The courses run by the Centre for Coaching in partnership with the International Academy for Professional Development (IAFPD) are recognised for CPD purposes by the International Society for Coaching Psychology (ISCP) and the British Psychological Society Learning Centre. The Centre is a ISCP Approved CPD Provider.

The International Academy for Professional Development is an ILM Recognised Provider. As a recognised provider, in partnership with the Centre for Coaching, we run a wide range of ILM coaching and management development programmes which are suitable for Continuing Professional Development.

Successful completion of our programmes provides eligibility to become an Associate or Full Member of the Institute of Leadership and Management.