CIPD Level 5 Diploma in HR

Hi All,

I can't believe I'm writing this as I feel a little embarresed but I joined DPG back in 2019 to start my course and as of yet I have completed the e-learning for DVP, prepped for the assessment but I can't bring myself to start the actual assignment. 

I feel like I need to just restart again as it has been so long, lots of drastic changes have happened in my life since november 2019 and I think I could really do with a support network with people in the same boat to finally start and fingers crossed complete this course. 

I've just started a new job and have a 6 month old to work around but I'm really determined to make it work this time. 

Also, I've been out of education a few years and I think I'm just a bit worried about actually writing the assessments. 

If anyone has recently started or has struggled to get past the first hurdle and wants to form a bit of a support/study group then please let me know. 

Thanks everyone, 



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  • Hi Hannah, 


    More than happy to help you with this, if needed. 


    Please contact me and I can help you with some decent resources to get you on your way. 



  • I feel so relieved to see I am not the only one who joined so long ago but due to many things I am only really getting into it now, we can do this together! Please add me 07475004116

    • More than happy to help - please contact me directly and I can share some resources with you. 

  • Hi Hannah,

    Im in the same boat as you, I had joined in late 2019 and have struggled to work on the course and have asked for an extension to complete the course. Just waiting for them to confirm the extension and access to my account then I can get started. 

    I would like to join the study group.


    Kind regards


  • Hi Hannah 

    Please could you add me to this group I too am struggling and really need to finish my course soon. 

    My number is 07411104249.

    Thank you 


  • Your not on your own, I too have just picked mine back up I think we need to get hold of a tutor for some help I have put a post out this evening as I too have completly gone out the learning zone after my father passed away, but I know he would want me to do this so I am going to get it done for him if nothing else. Id like to join the group also 07888740786 x

  • Hi Hannah,

    I realise this is an old post but I am also in the same situation due to ill helath. Please can you add me too? 07814545116



  • Hi Hannah,

    Im also on the same page. Mine was dur to my health issues. Please add me +971565473084


  • Hi Hannah,

    I am also in the same situation. Please add me too. +66824695169. Thank you.

  • Hi Hananh, 

    Please could i be added too? 07713592470 Thank you, Charlotte. 

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