New to development programme - 2023/2024

Date Begins Thursday 2 November 2023. Please see details on individual sessions in the programme.
Cost Cost dependent on package

What is IDPE's New to development programme?

If your school is new to schools' fundraising and engagement, or you have recently recruited a new member to your development team, IDPE's New to development programme is a year-long holistic training programme offering an introduction to all aspects of professional fundraising and engagement in schools.

What does the programme include?

IDPE's New to development programme is comprised of:

  • three in-person seminars
  • 11 on-demand webinars across one year
  • two delegate forums
Experience level:

For more information, visit the new to development programme homepage.

Programme costs
IDPE members (independent) IDPE members
Non-members (independent) Non-members (state)
£995 £795 £1190 £950

All prices shown are VAT exclusive

If you are a corporate member who would like to join the programme, please contact the IDPE office for more details.

Booking terms and conditions

Payment must be received before the start of your chosen package and cannot be made in instalments. All cancellations must be received in writing and emailed to Cancellations received at least four weeks before the first session of your package will receive a full refund. No refund will be made for cancellations received within fourweeks of the first session of your package. Any costs incurred from online payment will not be refunded.

IDPE reserves the right to substitute speakers and/or dates where necessary. If in exceptional circumstances a professional development event is postponed, all delegates will be notified and the event will be re-arranged. If a delegate is unable to attend the rescheduled event,a recording will be made available where possible. When cancelling an event with more than four weeks' notice, IDPE will not be liable for any expenses incurred by the delegate.

If you have any questions, or experience any difficulties, please call us on 01225 829030 or email