Certification

Professional certifications through GCCC® give you the opportunity to demonstrate your knowledge and expertise and provides evidence of your outstanding abilities. Becoming certified engages you in a process of life-long learning that elevates your career and provides a structure for keeping your skills fresh and applicable.

Why Get Certified

As a business communicator, professional certification can elevate your career and help keep your skills fresh and applicable. It provides a great opportunity to demonstrate your knowledge and expertise. And it could help you land your next big opportunity or perform at a higher level in your current role.

About GCCC Certifications

GCCC currently offers two levels of certification:

  • Communication Management Professional (CMP®)
    • For generalist, specialist and other business communicators established in their careers as managers and looking to demonstrate their competence.
  • Strategic Communication Management Professional (SCMP®)
    • For highly skilled business communicators practiced in providing strategic communication advice and counseling to an organization’s leadership.

For detailed information on the CMP® or SCMP® certification program, check out the handbook and application below: