Terms & Conditions

Welcome to our website. If you continue to browse and use this website, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our privacy policy govern Development Processes Group’s relationship with you in relation to this website. If you disagree with any part of these terms and conditions, please do not use our website.

The term Development Processes Group or DPG or ‘us’ or ‘we’ refers to the owner of the website whose registered office is The Ellesmere, 93 Walkden Road, Manchester, M28 7BQ. Our company registration number is 2708805. The term ‘you’ refers to the user or viewer of our website.

The use of this website is subject to the following terms of use:

    • The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.
    • This website uses cookies to monitor browsing preferences. If you do allow cookies to be used, the following personal information may be stored by us for use by third parties.
    • Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.
    • Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.
    • This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.
    • All trademarks reproduced in this website, which are not the property of, or licensed to the operator, are acknowledged on the website.
    • Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.
    • From time to time, this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).
    • To be eligible for any promotions invoices must be paid within 28 days. We reserve the right to remove the offer of any promotional incentive where invoices are not paid within this timescale
    • Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
    • Apprenticeships are excluded from all promotional offers and incentives due to ESFA rules

April discounted prices Terms & Conditions 1st April to 30th April

Any delegate booking on one of our CIPD qualifications between 00.00hrs on Monday 1st April 2019 and 19.00hrs on Tuesday 30th April 2019 are entitled to a discount on the cost of their programme. Delegates are able to get 23% off the cost of the CIPD Level 5 Human Resources Management Programme. There is also 20% off the total cost of every other full CIPD Programme that DPG offer . Bookings made before or after this date will be refused this offer. DPG Plc has the right to withdraw this offer at anytime.

March Madness Terms & Conditions 1stto 31stMarch 

1: Offer is available with every level 3, 5 or 7 CIPD Certificate or Diploma programme

2: You get to choose which 1 of the 3 offers you want (yes, you can only choose 1!)

3: The offer only applies to new bookings made between the 1stand 31stMarch 2019

4: If you choose the Windows 10 laptop, To claim your complimentary laptop, full payment for the qualification must be made on or before the invoice due date. The offer can only be claimed by the person registered to attend the course.  If payment is received later than the invoice due date, you will no longer be eligible to claim the complimentary laptop. Once the laptop has been claimed no refunds or cancellations are allowed. Please note that the offer is only available for UK residents.

Once payment is made you must email with your unique claim code (which is on your invoice or receipt) and preferred delivery address within 28 days. Your laptop will be dispatched by courier within the following 30 days. This incentive is not available retrospectively and not available with ELCAS funding or in conjunction with any other offer. Laptop model may vary subject to availablility.

5: If you choose the £200 discount this is applied immediately to the full cost of the programme. Simple.

6: If you choose the No Deposit offer,  you must pay for your qualification via our finance partner Duologi. Credit is subject to status and a credit check. We have finance options to suit every pocket from 12 to 60 months, all at 17.9% APR. DPG will pay your 5% deposit and you can start the programme immediately.

7: If you choose the laptop or discount offer you can still spread the cost over 12 to 60 months, but you must pay the deposit at time of booking.

8. You can’t combine this offer with any other promotion

*Win a free CIPD Qualification competition – 1st March to 18th March 2019*

To enter the competition, you must complete the online entry form in full. Each fully completed entry will be entered in to the draw which will take place on Wednesday 20 March 2019.If you have purchased a CIPD Qualification between 1 March and 19 March 2019 you automatically receive 9 further entries into the prize draw.

The winner will be drawn at random and notified by telephone. The winner must agree to publicity.

* March 2019 Level 5 HRM offer-Lowest price ever*

This is for all bookings made between Wednesday 20 and Sunday 31 March only

Applies to the first 100 bookings only

Cannot be used in conjunction with the March Madness offer

DPG reserves the right to withdraw this offer at any time

£500 CIPD Scotland voucher

Alows bearer £500 off any programme

Cannot be used in  conjunction with any other offer

Offer ends on 30 April 2019

ILM Dual Award (Available with CIPD Level 5 Diploma in HR Management)  13th August 2018 Onwards

Everyone who purchases and successfully completes the CIPD Level 5 Diploma in Human Resource Management is eligible to apply for dual accreditation with the ILM Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management. Providing you have successfully completed the CIPD Qualification there is no additional work or assessment. DPG cover the full cost of certification and verification. You only pay the ILM registration fee applicable at the time of application (Currently £175 + £20 admin fee).

To apply for the ILM Dual Accreditation you just need to pay the registration fee. DPG will then register you with the ILM and handle all the paperwork. You will usually receive your ILM certificate within 30 days.

DPG can only register a participant for the ILM Diploma if the DPG CIPD Level 5 HRM Diploma has been successfully completed and endorsed by the Internal Verifier. DPG cannot register or claim the ILM Diploma Certificate if there is an outstanding balance on your account. The DPG Level 5 HRM Diploma must be achieved within the agreed CIPD programme timeframe of 2 years from registration. If completion is outside of this timeframe and you still require the ILM Level 5 Diploma in Management then full fees of £495 + VAT are again payable.

Refer Friend Terms & Conditions 8th August 2018 Onwards

Any customer, or previous customer, of DPG who recommends a friend or colleague to DPG can choose between a £50 Gift Voucher of their choice or a £50 donation to charity. This will only be honoured once the person they have referred books and pays for a place on any CIPD Certificate or Diploma programme with DPG. The person being recommended can also choose one of the gifts.

The person being referred:

  • Must be a new customer to DPG and not already enrolled on a programme.
  • Must pay for their programme in full to qualify for the free gifts
  • Must sign up to a programme within 3 months of being referred

Everyone that either refers a person or completes an enquiry form is automatically entered into a monthly draw for a case of wine or choice of another gift.

This offer starts as of August 10th 2018. Any referrals before this date will unfortunately not be given a free gift. This offer is not available to ELCAS funded students.

The above terms and conditions relate to our currently active incentives and promotions. For terms and conditions relating to expired incentives and promotions, please visit our Terms and Conditions Archive page.