IPRC Accreditation – A Distinctive Recognition For PR Professionals

IPRC is a self-regulating accreditation body that sets international benchmark standards for Public Relations professionals in Zimbabwe. Launched in 2019, the IPRC Accreditation Scheme is a distinctive recognition for PR professionals who have demonstrated strategic thinking, broad knowledge and experience in the field, and at the same time exhibited high standards of professionalism, commitment to the profession and code of ethics. The IPRC has 10 Accredited Members to date.

Here Are Some Reasons Why You Should Be An Accredited Member Of IPRC

Be Recognised With Accreditation

  • Be accorded with the highest industry recognition by the national professional body for Public Relations Communications in Zimbabwe.
  • Be formally recognised at key events such as the IPRIC Awards and the IPRC’ Annual General Meeting
  • Be listed on our website
  • Be profiled in our e-newsletters

Be Rewarded With Exclusives

  •  Access to by-invitation-only seminars/talks, networking events and dialogues with key influencers from Zimbabwe and international arena.
  •  Priority access to all IPRC events and be connected to the latest best practices and upcoming developments in the PR and communication profession

Be A Key Influencer In Shaping The Profession

  •  Priority to helm courses and workshops organised by IPRC
  •  Opportunities to be the voice of the profession and to represent IPRC at public talks and forums
  •  Be a mentor to Communication graduates and undergraduates

Accreditation Scheme Information

Five years full-time experience in the professional practice of Public Relations, Corporate Communication, Marketing Communication or Media at managerial level, of which at least four years must be in communication. (Journalism, research analyst, etc do not constitute as communication though these roles are part of the media landscape). An Accredited Member shall have demonstrated broad knowledge, experience and professional judgement in the field through an accreditation process and shall hold the accreditation for a period of two years. Interested parties may write to admin@iprc.co.zw to seek for application process.