Professional Certifications

“Certified professionals are almost 2x as likely to receive pay raises than their non-certified peers”

Communication professionals can now have their skills acknowledged with a global certification. Experienced practitioners can apply for recognition as a Communication Management Professional (CMP) or Strategic Communication Management Professional (SCMP).

vid-cover-gccc

Certified Communicators: CMP and SCMPs in Asia Pacific

Adrian Cropley SCMP     Australia (Victoria Chapter)

Aliston Senti SCMP    Australia (Canberra Chapter)

Arun Kayal SCMP    Australia (Victoria Chapter)

Christine Elmer SCMP    Australia (Victoria Chapter)

Danielle Bond SCMP    Australia (Victoria Chapter)

Elvera Makki SCMP     Indonesia (Indonesia Chapter)

Genevieve Hilton SCMP    Hong Kong (Hong Kong Chapter)

Jill Thomas SCMP     Australia (WA Chapter)

Jo Curkpatrick SCMP      Australia (Victoria Chapter)

Jonathan Champ SCMP      Australia (Member-at-Large)

Katherine Loftus SCMP     Australia (Victoria Chapter)

Lauren Nowak SCMP     Australia (Victoria Chapter)

Mairi Barton SCMP     Australia (Victoria Chapter)

Patricia Mallam SCMP     Australia (Member-at-Large)

Patrick Armstrong SCMP     Australia (NSW Chapter)

Rita Zonius SCMP     Australia (Victoria Chapter)

Romany Rzechowicz SCMP    Australia (Canberra Chapter)

Sia Papageorgiou SCMP     Australia (Victoria Chapter)

Tom Noble SCMP     Australia (Victoria Chapter)

Victor Zalakos SCMP     Australia (Canberra Chapter)

Zora Artis SCMP     Australia (Victoria Chapter)

Communication Management Professional (CMP)

Strategic Communication Management Professional (SCMP)

For highly skilled business communicators practiced in providing strategic communication advice and counseling to an organization’s leadership.

To be eligible for the SCMP exam, candidates must demonstrate:

  • Eleven years of experience and 20 hours of training –AND-
  • Provide a letter of recommendation from mentees or an organization for which the candidate has done pro bono work addressing senior level contributions to communications

Learn about the certification process & exam preparation

Q&A : Certification Round Table Webinar

Chapters & Volunteers : Get Involved

Source: Career Data Labs | Simplilearn.com (2018) Retrieved 7 May 2018, from http://www.simplilearn.com/career-data-labs

Latest News

  • Diversity & inclusion can drive innovation

    As a deputy director at Kyodo Public Relations’ PR Research Institute, one of the largest PR firms in Japan, Kazuko Kotaki will be delivering why diversity and inclusion measures are essential to drive innovation. She will share her findings through intensive interviews and abundant case studies from global as well as regional leaders and talents

    March 21, 2020
  • Congratulations to the IABC Foundation Gift of Excellence grant award recipients

    During the 2020 Leadership Institute in February, the IABC Foundation trustees awarded five applicants Gift of Excellence grants to allow them to seek certification as a Communication Management Professional (CMP) or Strategic Communication Management Professional (SCMP) through the Global Communication Certification Council (GCCC). The grant will cover the costs of the application fee, exam fee and one-year renewal

    March 21, 2020
  • IABC APAC supports Mentally-Healthy to improve mental health in our industry

    IABC APAC is now one of over 70 organisations in the Asia Pacific region signed the Mentally-Healthy Minimum Standards to help smash the stigma around mental health in our work places. The minimum standards have been developed by the Mentally-Healthy Change Group to improve mental health in the workplace in the broader media, marketing, communications

    March 18, 2020
  • An important UPDATE on IABC APAC’s #Fusion20 conference

    Given the rapidly-changing environment around COVID-19 many organisations around the globe, including IABCAPAC, are currently focused on minimising risk and non-essential travel. After a thorough analysis of the risks, and in the best interests of our attendees, speakers and volunteers, a decision has been made to postpone #Fusion20 which was to have taken place in

    March 6, 2020