The Chartered Institute of Personnel Development (CIPD) is the main professional body to accredit and award professional HR qualifications. CIPD's qualifications serve as the professional standard for HR, training and learning & development specialists.
CIPD is a UK certification that is recognized globally especially in the Middle East and Asia. There has been a growing focus on CIPD in the UAE amongst HR professionals and is considered the highest qualification for recognition in HR.
CIPD qualifications come in 3 different types; award, certificate, diploma at 3 levels; foundation, intermediate and advanced. There are 14 CIPD Courses in the UAE with the majority of courses taking place in Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Alternatively, you can opt to do an online CIPD course. Check out the different kind of CIPD jobs available in the UAE.