Level 5 Certificate in Human Resources for School Business Professionals 


The CIPD (Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development) working in partnership with ISBL is pleased to announce the availability of a specially constructed and contextualised Level 5 programme for school business professionals. It’s an innovative course, the first of its kind in the UK and is ideal for school business professionals with responsibility for HR and people development.  The programme should also be considered by school business professionals who aspire to develop a specialist HR role in the future.

The qualification includes six modules studied over 12 months via classroom training, webinars and workbooks

Attendance in all webinars and workshops is compulsory


How is the programme funded?

The programme is either paid for directly by your school/trust or it can be self-funded. It is separate from the apprenticeship scheme and unfortunately is not eligible for apprenticeship funding.

We do not offer any payment plans. The full cost must be paid in full before you start the programme.


To find out more about the course click here.






To register your interest in the next cohort, email training@isbl.org.uk