Stand out in the crowd by becoming a certified
Cyber Crisis Management Planning Professional (C²MP²)
Organizations globally are under constant attack from internal and external threat actors but often have blind faith that their information technology (IT) department's incident response plan will be adequate to address the response and recovery requirements for the entire organization.
As a certified Cyber Crisis Management Planning Professional (C²MP²) you will have the knowledge to help organizations prepare for a major cyber crisis by leading the development of an integrated plan that serves not only IT but also functional business and operational groups required to maintain resilience.
C²MP² Certification Lapel Pin
Your pathway to becoming a C²MP²
Step 1: Education
C²MP² candidates are required to attend our online or public Cyber Crisis Management Planning Boot Camp. The online and 3-day (public course) immersion covers all facets required to pass the certification exam.
Step 2: Exam
Achieve a score of 70% or better on the C²MP² exam
50 multiple choice questions
Two hours; delivered on the final day of the boot camp
Only material produced by the candidate during the boot camp is permitted as reference material during the exam
There is an exam re-take fee of US$149 for students who do not pass the exam on first attempt.
One week must pass prior to attempting an exam re-take
Step 3: Evaluation
The Cyber Crisis Management Plan (CCMP) and supporting materials developed during the exam will be reviewed and evaluated based on the criteria below. A score of 80% or better is required.
Presentation (15% of score)
Structure (20% of score)
Completeness (30% of score)
Content (35% of score)
NOTE: All three of the above steps will be completed during the bi-annual boot camps noted below.
NOTE: Effective April 1, 2020, all in-person, instructor-led courses are only being offered in Scottsdale, Arizona each year during fall and spring. During these periods, students are given the opportunity to attend any or all of three certification courses: Cyber Crisis Management Planning Professional, Cyber Crisis Management Exercise Professional, and/or Cyber Crisis Management Leadership Professional.