The Institute of People Development - “Leaders in Professional Growth”


We have been training since 1999 and we have been enabling the enablers of learning and development throughout South Africa. We provide accredited management development and trainer development training, professional consulting, and alumni support services.



Accredited Qualifications for 2022

  • Management Full Qualifications
  • Management Skills Programmes - Supervisory & Senior Management
  • OD-ETD Skills Programmes
  • OD-ETD Practices Full Qualification
  • Customized Skills Programmes

Human Resources Programmes:

The 4HR Masterclass is an Online Training Programme that equips HR executives to prepare for the Fourth Industrial Revolution in their organisations.

Management Development:

Generic Management Development Programmes for leadership, senior & middle managers, supervisors, and team leader development.

Learning & Development:

Occupationally Directed-Education Training and Development (OD-ETD) Practices Programmes.

We offer the following fully accredited OD –ETD Courses (Occupationally-directed Education Training
and Development Practices):

FET Certificate – NQF4

  • ETD Coordination &  Administration
  • Train the Trainer
  • Learning & RPL Advising

National Certificate – NQF5

  • Needs Analysis & Skills Planning
  • Learning Programme Design & Materials Development
  • Facilitation, Coaching and Mentoring
  • Assessment, Moderation & Evaluation

National Diploma – NQF5

  • Qualifications, Standards & Curriculum Design & Development
  • L&D Management & Quality Management

Be empowered. Contact us today and customize your professional journey! 

During the global lockdowns starting in 2020 with social distancing measures, mask wearing and economic slowdown across the country, IPD migrated all its accredited programmes online, moving the business into ‘the cloud’ to service it’s valued clients and learners.

IPD is a micro-exempt BBBEE level 4 contributor and attributes its’ ongoing success to innovation in training and development, a long standing and reliable brand, sound values and professional service; and now through its supported, interactive eLearning programmes.
(+27) 84 297 8014 – Rhonda Flowers (Enquires and Sales)
(+29) 11 315 2913