Professional Certification
Monday November 28, 2022

Business Continuity Professional Certifications

It is a fact of life today that you need to be certified in order to advance your career. It is not enough simply to know how to do the job; you have to be able to prove it through an independent 3rd party examination. Perhaps you are starting on a new phase of your career - having professional qualifications opens the door just that much easier. To help you achieve your career goals, we currently provide four professional BCM certifications, offered through the National Institute for Business Continuity Management www.NIBCM.net.

BENEFITS OF BECOMING CERTIFIED

  • Your knowledge and experience are impartially validated by the NIBCM;
  • Evidences your familiarity with the Standard for Business Continuity Management ;
  • Enhances your career prospects and gives you an edge in competitive situations ;
  • Grants a credential developed against ISO and ANSI standards;
  • Demonstrates your commitment to personal career growth and professional development in the the field of BCM

BENEFITS TO YOUR ORGANIZATION

  • Boosts internal and market-facing credibility;
  • Provides professional recognition for your business continuity management team;
  • Contributes to their development path as business continuity management professionals;
  • Provides your organization with a competitive edge in recruiting and retaining business continuity management specialists;
  • Enables your organization to adopt and use the international ISO Standard ISO 22301;
  • Contributes to the effectiveness and consistency of your organization's business continuity practices¬†

 

Certification Requirements Recommended Course
Associate Business Continuity Manager

Associate Business Continuity Manager (ABCM)

ABCM exam with a minimum score of 50%. BCM-701 Certificate in Business Continuity Management
Accredited Associate Crisis Manger

Accredited Associate Crisis Manager (AACM)

AACM exam with a minimum score of 50%. BCM-105 Introduction to Crisis Management
Business Continuity Management Planner

Business Continuity Management Planner (BCMP)

BCMP exam with a minimum score of 70% PLUS EITHER (a) completion of a comprehensive Business Continuity course OR (b) a minimum of 2 years verifiable work experience in Business Continuity Management. BCM-801 Certificate in Business Continuity & Resiliency Management
Business Continuity & Resiliency Management

Business Continuity & Resiliency Professional (BCRP)

BCRP exam with a minimum score of 70% PLUS EITHER (a) completion of a comprehensive Business Continuity course OR (b) a minimum of 2 years verifiable work experience in Business Continuity & Resiliency Management (ISO 22301 Specialist). BCM-901 Diploma in Business Continuity & Resiliency Management
Accredited Crisis Management Professional Accredited Crisis Management Professional (ACMP) ACMP exam with a minimum score of 70% PLUS EITHER
(a) completion of a comprehensive Crisis Management and Communications course OR
(b) a minimum of 2 years verifiable work experience in Crisis management and Communications.
CMC-901 Diploma in Crisis Management and Communications
Businesss Continuity & Resiliency Auditor Business Continuity & Resiliency Auditor (BCRA) BCRA exam with a minimum score of 70% PLUS EITHER (a) completion of a comprehensive Business Continuity course OR (b) a minimum of 2 years verifiable work experience in Business Continuity Auditing (ISO 22301). BCM-201 Business Continuity Audit and Evaluation

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