Member Benefits


Complete the online application here

Why join the CDI?

Join nearly 5,000 career development professionals across the UK.

All CDI Members receive;

Afilliate Members can also expect to receive;

  1. Use of the CDI’s Affiliate Organisation logo on your corporate literature;

  2. Communications and networking;

      • Introductions to other Affiliate Members to facilitate networking and business development
      • Invitations to special events including high profile launches and receptions
  3. Your own information page on the CDI website;

      •  Featuring your company logo, a description of your products and services, and a link to your own website.
  4. Sponsorship and advertising opportunities.

      • 10% discount off recruitment advertising in Careers in Careers
      • 10% discounted rate when exhibiting at CDI events

Registered Professional membership also entitles you to;

  1. A profile on the Professional Register, the sector equivalent to Chartered Status;

      1. Access to the Registered Career Development Professional directory, or
      2. Access to the Registered Career Leader directory, depending on your role
  2. Use of the post nominal RCDP or RCL and the relevant logo;

  3. Use of the word 'Registered' in front of your job title;

  4. Access to a dedicated area of the CDI website to record your CPD


 Applying for membership is easy, you can either;