The Institute of People Management (IPM)

Welcome to IPM

A professional membership body

The Institute of People Management (IPM)


The Institute of People Management (IPM)

Is a professional membership body representing Human Resource and People Management fraternity. We are a not-for-profit, independent body with official professional recognition from the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA). We dedicate our efforts to providing knowledge and tools for strategic and operational people management and development that contribute to growth, profitability and sustainability of businesses.  Our values are member-centricity, integrity and advocacy. Since our inception in 1945, we have been enhancing people management skills and
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The Institute of People Management (IPM)

Why choose IPM

Leading experts

With our team, you’re provided with more time, more manpower and more resources at your finger tips


We love nothing more that working with fantastic client. We care about our clients and their goals


We don’t settle for anything but the best, and neither should you when it comes to training

High quality standards

It’s our attention to the small stuff, scheduling of timelines and keen project management

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Membership benefits and services

The Institute of People Management (IPM)


People dynamics

Members receive a hard copy as well as electronic access to People Dynamics, the official monthly magazine of the Institute.


Online Journals

Members have access to two leading academic journals for Human Resource Management. and of Industrial Psychology.


Mentoring Programme

We are intent on supporting and building the Profession for both today and tomorrow. 


And many more

Please check our membership registration page to see more that we offer as an institution

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