Professional certification can be found in almost every industry today. Finance (CPA), Project Management (PMI), Supply Chain (APICS), Information Technology (ITIL), Engineering etc, are just a few to list from a wide range of professions that have voluntary and/or mandatory certification.
Certification helps advance the professions. Certification helps employers evaluate potential new hires, analyze job performance, evaluate employees, select contractors, market services, and motivate employees to enhance their skills and knowledge.
Certificate holders benefit too. Certification gives recognition of competency, shows commitment to the profession, and helps with job advancement. There has been an explosive growth in professional certification.
How to narrow the gap between tertiary and professional certification?
As science, technology and management practices change at an ever-increasing rate, a gap is formed between the foundation provided by an academic education and the technical and management competencies required in today’s technical and business environment. The respective Professional Certification Programs were established to bridge this education gap.
A person’s achievement of Professional Certification documents his/her expertise and recognizes his/her personal commitment to their professional development. Additionally, IBPM Institute provides a strong collective entity through which individuals are rewarded financially and professionally.
Why the need for Job-Focused Certification Programs?
IBPM Institute Certification Programs provides breadth and depth in the full range of business technology needed to perform in the business environment.
Because the programs are job focused and independent of job setting, employers and their customers can be assured that an IBPM Institute Certified Professional has mastered the full range of skills required to be successful in complex environments.
Benefits of Certification
Professional Certification helps a you to:
> Gain practical skills for the job, as it focuses on the knowledge and skills needed to perform real-world job responsibilities.
> Realize maximum benefit from a wide range of expertise areas.
> Learn all aspects of a specific type of career pursuit while also providing organization with a standard of assured excellence from these professionals
> Effectively integrate these career pursuits into one’s specific work setting.
What is the Certification Process like?
IBPM Institute Certification Programs involve the, successful completion of appropriate courses and their associated examinations. Certification exams are open to all who meet the general and specific requirements for registration.
The courses and associated exams required for Certification may be taken at any time within the course period. Pro-Diplomas of Professional Certification are awarded to Certified Professionals as tangible recognition of their achievement.
Where does one begin the Certification Process?
Enrol in a course.
Attend the course online and take the exam.
When you attend or take your first course on-line, you have the opportunity to take your Professional Certification Exam. Immediately after the completion of the course you will be notified of appropriate login information for taking the exam.The exam tests your comprehension of each course objective and sub-objective, and your ability to apply the knowledge and skills you’ve acquired.
Receive your exam results and Certification Certificate.
A minimum score 85% is required for certification. A petition for re-examination can be filed and is encouraged for those not meeting the minimum score.