Professional learning

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Professional learning is key to the effectiveness of those who work in community learning and development.

We work closely with CLD practitioners to promote, develop, provide and co-ordinate a range of learning approaches and opportunities for CLD practitioners, to improve individual practice and professional development.

CLD Standards Council

Find out more about the work the Standards Council is doing to develop and promote CPD across the CLD field.


i-develop is the national web-based CPD Framework for CLD practitioners.

Professional networks

Find information on organisations that you might want to make contact with.