Crisis Management Certified Planner (CMCP)
The Crisis Management Certified Planner (CMCP) certification is designed to recognize individuals for their efforts to acquire essential and fundamental knowledge and skills in crisis management. These individuals may be senior and middle management, or business executives, who are required to help their departments or business units (or sub-units) to develop CM, BC, DR, emergency response, recovery and resumption processes, procedures and/or plans.
The pre-requisite course is:
- CM-200: Crisis Management Planner
To attain your CMCP credential you need to pass the Crisis Management Certified Planner (CMCP) Qualifying examination.
How to be Certified
To become a CMCP, a candidate must successfully complete the following processes:
- Formal Education: Attend and complete the CM-200: Crisis Management Planner course;
- Examination: Attempt and pass the Crisis Management Certified Planner (CMCP) Qualifying examination; or
- eLearning: Complete all sub-modules in the Crisis Management Fundamentals course.
Formal Education (Physical Class) – To be advised on availability
To attend the CM-200: Crisis Management Planner course (Duration 1-day course with 1 and ½ hour examination), a candidate must:
- Sign up for the course date and location
- Pay the Course Fees
- Be assigned login credentials for the online final examination
- Sit for the examination at the end of the course
Attend the eLearning CM-200: Crisis Management Planner course (Duration 30 days), a candidate must:
- Sign up for the course
- Pay the Course Fees
- Be assigned login credentials to start the eLearning
- Answer quizzes at the end of each sub-module
- Be awarded CMCP certification
To sit for the Examination, a candidate must:
- Prepare and be competent in the Competency Level CL 1C: Foundation (CM) including the 7 BCM Body of Knowledge (BCMBoK)
- Attempt the online practice quiz at least once before the actual examination.
To be issued a certificate, a candidate must:
- Pass the CMCP qualifying examination with a required passing score of 75% out of 50-Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) examination questions.
- There is no prior experience in CM needed to hold the CMCP certification.