Certified in Data Protection (CDP)® Application for Certification

Thank you for your interest in the Certified in Data Protection (CDP)® designation. To be eligible for certification, candidates must be members of Identity Management Institute® (IMI), complete this application to request a study guide, pay the required fees, and pass the online examination. If you are not currently an IMI member, please also submit a membership application.

Requirements

Candidates must demonstrate at least 40 points of combined professional experience, post high school education, or professional certification to be approved for the CDP examination. Each year of education or experience and certification equals 10 points.

Process

Upon receipt and pre-approval of your application, you will receive an online payment voucher for the appropriate membership and/or certification fees. This process is introduced to pre-approve applications prior to sending payment requests and avoid collection of credit card numbers on the application. Upon receipt of your payment, your application will be processed within one business day and you will receive the study guide.

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Candidate Information

First Name*:
Middle Name:
Last Name*:
Email:*
Email must be the same as the one listed on the membership application.
Note: If you are not an IMI member, please also submit a membership application.
Certification Purpose: Please describe why you intend to become a Certified in Data Protection (CDP) professional. How can the CDP designation improve your career and your contributions to the industry?*

Pre-Qualification Points

Education
College or University:
Degree Earned:
Year of Graduation:
Years of Post-High School Education (10 points per year)
If you need to enter additional education information, you may submit the information in the section below:
Work Experience
Current Employer:
Your Job Title:
Years of experience (10 points per year)
Employer Address:
City:
State:
Zip Code:
Country:
If you need to enter additional employment information to receive point credits, you may submit the information in the section below:
Related Professional Certifications
Certification (10 points):
Year Certified:
Certificate Number:
Currently Active?
Certification (10 points):
Year Certified:
Certificate Number:
Currently Active?
If you need to enter additional certification information to receive point credits, you may submit the information in the section below:
Please enter your total Experience, Education, and Certification Points (must be at least 40 points) =

Attestation

I certify that all information herein is true and complete to the best of my knowledge and belief. I authorize verification of this information and release all concerned from any liability in connection therewith. I hereby apply for the Certified in Data Protection (CDP) designation and affirm that I have read and understand the qualifications for certification and membership. I attest that the written statement section of this application is original content, has been completed by me and reflects my own professional experience and opinion. I agree to abide by the IMI’s rules, regulations, code of ethics and to promote the Institute’s objectives and purpose.

I understand that providing false information in the IMI applications are sufficient grounds for denial of membership, denial of certification or expulsion from the Identity Management Institute®, when false or misleading information is discovered.

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