Professional Certifications

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View a Full List of Certified Communicators: CMP and SCMPs in Asia Pacific

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).


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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

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Latest News

  • 2022 Communicator of the Year Awards

    Congratulations to our Communicator of the Year Award recipients: 2021 – Sia Papageorgiou FRSA SCMP (Senior Communication Professional category)  2020 – Kate Carnell AO (Executive Leader category) 2020 – Gabrielle Dolan (Senior Communication Professional

    November 3, 2021
  • The 2021 Silver Quill Award Winners Are Here

    We’re pleased to announce the winners of the 2021 Silver Quill Awards.

    The Silver Quill Awards honour the outstanding work of communication professionals from across the Asia Pacific region.  A total of 32 entries by business communication professionals in Australia, India, New Zealand, and the Philippines have been recognized as Award of Excellence and Award of Merit winners for demonstrating strategic acumen, innovative thinking, and creative skills that deliver important results and significant outcomes.

    September 13, 2021