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.