http://www.arma.org/r2/igp-certification

The IGP certification is incorporated under an independent governing board and is not linked to or restricted by any ARMA International product or service. The IGP certification is awarded solely on an individual's ability to meet the certification requirements.

 An IGP is...


An Information Governance Professional (IGP) is a person who has earned the only certification that demonstrates he or she has the strategic perspective and the requisite knowledge to help an organization leverage information for maximum value while reducing the costs and mitigating the risks associated with using and governing this important asset. 

Mission of the IGP Certification Program:

Provide an information governance credential within an ethical and professional framework to support individuals to deliver organizational value and reduce risk.

"The skills and experience needed to be successful in the field of Records and Information management have been changing rapidly as we mature and grow into Information Governance. 

The IGP represents this maturation and next phase for our field by identifying the skills and information professionals need. By earning this credential, I can demonstrate that I have the foundational base necessary to be successful."  -Jason Stearns, IGP

 Why you Should Become an IGP


  • It helps improve the speed of business for your organization.
  • It will help you use information more effectively. 
  • It will help you become more successful, professionally.

 Get Started


Step 1: Review the IGP Candidate Handbook


Step 2: Fill out and send in application and signed Code of Ethics


Step 3: Sign up for testing date

 

Email your application to certificationstaff@armaintl.org or send application to: Certification Staff, ARMA International, 11880 College Blvd. Ste.450, Overland Park, KS 66210

 Exam Details


  • Must be completed within two hours and 45 minutes
  • Certification is awarded for a three-year period
  • Application fee of $599 (USD). Certification exam and all program materials are provided in English.

 

For questions, please email CertificationStaff@armaintl.org.

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