The development of certification programs and standards has become increasingly important with the ever-increasing scrutiny of regulatory agencies. Partners has specialists on staff that work exclusively in certification, standard setting and the administration of top-notch certification programs.
Whether it is managing an existing program, or designing a new one, Partners brings considerable experience to the management of credible and meaningful programs to determine proficiency in meeting industry standards evaluate members’ achievements.
A National Certification Organization had Experienced decline in its candidate testing - We recommended out-of-the-box thinking that provided new testing methods, leading to a doubling of the test candidates in 12 months. Working with the strength of the revitalized testing program, we advocated and worked with this association partner to introduce new programs and certifications that complimented the core certification
While most associations have resumed in-person meetings, many meetings are still striving to achieve pre-covid attendance levels. However, as they move forward, wise association managers and planners entering into contracts for in-person meetings in 2023 and beyond, will do well to apply the lessons learned over these past two years.