Title:

Postgraduate Certificate in Professional Development (Behaviour Analysis and Forensic Psychology)

Process:

Stage 2

Stage 2: apply to Professional Development Foundation (PDF) to enrol for the final part of the process (Module 5). You will then need to complete two assignments via distance learning:

  1. Recognition of Prior Learning (module PDF 4802) and
  2. A Work Based Project (module PDF 4820).

Participants will receive the following support:

  • A manual to guide you through the process
  • Access to Central Desktop where all documents are stored
  • Membership of a learning set online with other students so you can support each other
  • Access to a learning advisor
  • Access to Athens database which contains required reading and journal access.

How to apply:

Contact carole.ferro@pdf.net. You must include your Mentor Professional Development Award Certificate as evidence of your course completion. Student registration deadlines with the Professional Development Foundation are 30th September and 1st March. Applications and payment must be processed before these dates.

Title:

Graduate Diploma in Management of Specialist Professionals

Process:

For managers with three or more years’ experience in management of professionals in the field of child sexual exploitation, the Graduate Diploma is the ideal way to achieve academic recognition of the management knowledge and skills required in this field.

How to apply:

Contact carole.ferro@pdf.net

 

Title:

Endorsed Award in Leadership and Management Certificate

Process:

Managers in the field can also obtain an endorsed award in leadership and management.

How to apply:

Contact carole.ferro@pdf.net

FURTHER ACADEMIC STUDY

Achieving any of these qualifications or awards makes students eligible to apply for further study, including:

  • Master of Science Professional Development (Applied Trauma Psychology)
  • Doctorate in Professional Studies (DProf)
  • Doctorate By Public Work (DProf)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (DPhil)

Contact PDF to find out more about these options.