Level 3 Certificate in Recruitment Practice

The IRP’s most popular qualification, the Level 3 Certificate in Recruitment Practice (CertRP) will enable recruitment consultants to develop the strong foundational knowledge and skills vital to a career in recruitment.

This REC regulated qualification will increase your personal effectiveness and expand your knowledge base, adding value to the service you provide to clients and candidates. 

Key topics for this qualification are:

Who is the course for?

Specifically designed for 360° recruiters, this qualification is ideal for anyone looking to enhance their professional skills in attracting talent, matching candidates with the right role, closing the sale and client relations. 

After achieving this qualification, students may wish to progress on to the regulated Level 4 Diploma in Recruitment Management, taking the next step in their recruitment career.

How is the course taught?

The IRP offers two study options for the completion of the Level 3 CertRP, our 12 week distance learning option and the fast track five week workshop option. Before sitting your examinations you will need to choose from one of nine UK wide examination venues. 

Our distance learning option costs £649 + VAT per person, and fast track is £949 + VAT per person.  

The Level 3 CertRP is also available as in-company training, and can be studied at an Accredited Centre (employer-led training programmes).

Whichever option you choose, you will be provided with all learning materials and your own dedicated Study Coach to support you through the coursework and examination. 


 fast track 

The fast track option for studying the means you could qualify in just five weeks. As with the 12 week programme you’ll cover six essential units, but will also attend a three-day workshop, with the examination taking place on the third day. Workshops are hosted in one of five locations across the UK.


We recommend that you enrol at least six weeks before the start of the training to allow plenty of time to complete the required reading and course assignments.


Select the fast track options when enrolling online or using the PDF forms below 


Ways to enrol and more information

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* Please send enrolment forms to info@rec-irp.uk.com 


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