Become Certified

 

YOUR MARKETING SKILLS ARE VITAL TO THE LIFELINE OF YOUR FIRM.

 

Every day you further your company’s growth by identifying new project opportunities, developing business relationships, and getting your company’s name in front of prospective clients. That’s your job as a professional services marketer. SMPS, the recognized leader in education and information for marketing professional services, offers a credential that recognizes the marketing expertise you have achieved: Certified Professional Services Marketer (CPSM).

When you apply for the CPSM examination, you are taking your first step toward joining a distinguished group of professionals who have made a commitment to professional excellence, career advancement, and ongoing pursuit of knowledge.

This voluntary certification is designed to:

  • Raise the professional standards and stature of marketing and business development in the design and construction industry
  • Encourage self-assessment by offering guidelines for achievement in the profession
  • Recognize individuals who have demonstrated knowledge of the practice and related disciplines through a test of basic competency
  • Enhance the credibility of the profession in the industry
  • Influence the future of the field

The CPSM designation is a mark of distinction. The achievement offers you a wide range of important benefits:

  • Improved ability to compete in the job market
  • Enhanced credibility as a professional in the A/E/C community
  • Potential for increased compensation and benefits

Upon earning the CPSM designation, you will receive:

  • A personalized certificate of achievement
  • A CPSM lapel pin
  • A notification letter sent to your employer
  • Acknowledgment in SMPS’s publications, on our web site, and at the National Marketing Conference

A CPSM is recognized as an individual who has met a rigorous standard of experience and expertise in marketing professional services and has demonstrated their knowledge of the practice and related disciplines through a thorough examination of marketing competency. This individual further adheres to the ethics and responsibilities of the profession as outlined in the CPSM Code of Ethics.

When you apply for the CPSM program, you are taking your first step toward joining a distinguished group of professionals who have made a commitment to professional excellence, career advancement, and an ongoing pursuit of knowledge.

FOR MORE INFORMATION

Contact Kevin Doyle, SMPS National, at 1.800.292.7677, x232, or kevin@smps.org.