The Associate Business Continuity Professional certification is for those who are new to our industry. ABCP certification supports entry-level proficiency with some knowledge in business continuity planning, but who have not yet acquired a great deal of experience in the field. Starting your career path in Business Continuity Management through ABCP certification demonstrates to your peers, colleagues and management that professionalism within the industry is your goal.
The Certified Functional Continuity Professional is for those in our industry with a specific skill or focus. These individuals have demonstrated knowledge and skill in business continuity within a very narrow scope. An example of this would be an expert in IT recovery, application testing or BIAs.
The Certified Business Continuity Professional is our most widely recognized and held business continuity certification in the world. CBCPs are professionals that have demonstrated both knowledge and skill in the business continuity/disaster recovery industry. For the most part, these professionals have been working in the industry as leaders and are looking for the recognition that comes with certification.
The Certified Business Continuity Vendor was established to provide those individuals, who as vendors, recognize the importance of business continuity best practices in the field, but are not necessarily working planners. Sales representatives, support engineers, software specialists and others that pursue and maintain CBCV have made a decision to pursue the same professionalism as the customers they serve.
Advanced Business Continuity
The Master Business Continuity Professional distinguishes those with superior knowledge and significant experience in our profession. While they are required to have broad business continuity experience, in most cases these professionals possess much more than the requisite knowledge. These professionals hold a vast scope of comprehension and guide their practices, departments or company with a high level of skill and expertise.
The Associate Risk Management Professional certification is for those who are new to Risk Management. ARMP certification supports entry-level proficiency with knowledge in Risk Management. It is designed for those who have not yet acquired a great deal of experience in the field. Starting your career path in Risk Management through ARMP certification demonstrates to your peers, colleagues and management that professionalism within the industry is your goal.
The CRMP certification is designed for individuals who have a specialized background in risk management. The certification validates that the individual possesses the foundation level knowledge and experience required to implement and manage a Business Risk Management program.