We’ve defined the areas of knowledge required to drive change, create value and make a positive impact in the world of work.
Built on the latest research and insights, the core knowledge areas underpin the people profession. They set out everything you need to know to be an effective practitioner, regardless of your role, sector or specialism.
Make the most of the Profession Map
The Profession Map is for everyone in our profession – individuals and teams, members and non-members. Learn more about the Profession Map and how you can use it.
Explore the purpose, values, knowledge and behaviours at the heart of our profession
Find your current level of knowledge and experience and the next step in your career