Below are some of the Identity Management Institute reviews, testimonials, and feedback we have received from individuals and organizations that have used our services. We work with some of the largest global organizations across all industries and government agencies to address the growing risks in identity and access management, cybersecurity, identity theft, and compliance through education, training, and assessment.

We constantly strive to improve the quality of our products and services in a fast changing environment. As such, we are grateful for the Identity Management Institute reviews and feedback that we receive from our members so that we know what we do best and where we need improvement.

Identity Management Institute reviews, testimonials, and member feedback

Member Experience and Feedback

“IMI has helped me tout my experience in subject areas. Sometimes it is difficult to succinctly summarize my expertise, so my IMI certifications help me with that effort. Being affiliated with an industry standard & respected institution, such is IMI, helps motivate me to stay current with industry topics, and continue learning.” Siobhan Dolen, CIST, CRFS – USA

“I have been in the field of Identity and Access Management for 15 years. The IMI CIAM certification helped me to attest my experience and knowledge in the industry. The combination of online prep video, study material and practice tests helped me to clear the CIAM certification in one week.” Deepali Bhoite, CIAM – USA

“Taking the CAMS certification has enlightened my understanding of IAM and broadened my scope of knowledge and will go a long way to enhance my job performance.” Alexander Akoto, CAMS – USA

“I really liked the certification format and content. The material provided has increased my knowledge of IAM Domains. The CIAM certification will help me improve my standing in the IAM space and industry recognition from Identity Management Institute. Thanks team for making this cost effective course available to everyone.” Sunit Joseph Mathew, CIAM – Canada

“With more than 18 years of working in Identity & Access Management domain, IMI helped me evaluate my IAM expertise and concepts thoroughly and helped me prepare for the CIAM certification.” Akhil Srivastava, CIAM – Australia

“IMI offers a unique opportunity for professionals to ensure that they are certified in data protection, and can continue to be leaders of data privacy within their organizations.” Kristy LaPlante, CDP, Founder, InsightDCS.com – USA

“The IMI website provides the required information I needed to achieve my certification. The information provided was easy to comprehend, organized and well explained.” Mirza Hamid Sadiq, CIAM – Canada

“As the Head of Cybersecurity Identity Access Management, I was looking for a tool agnostic training platform for my team. When I found IMI and enrolled, I found the content to be very inline with my last 2 years of planning my companies Digital Transformation and building out a successful program. I have enrolled my entire team and will continue to make my way through all the courses.” Daniel Putz, CIAM, CAMS – USA

“CIAM changes the perspective to identity access management concepts and finetunes your knowledge in the area.” Sujith Sasidharan, CIAM – India

“IMI and the CIAM certification have given me the ability to attest to my knowledge regarding identity and access management principles and ensures I have the understanding necessary to build and support an effective identity program.” Shinesa Elaine Cambric, CIAM – USA

“I recently found myself back in the market for employment and was looking for ways to standout to prospective employers and found out about IMI’s impressive certificate offerings in the IAM field. I’ve gone through the CAMS training so far and passed the certification exam and would highly recommend others in the IAM field take a close look at the resources available here. The information has translated well to real-world best practice experience I have, while also introducing me to new useful information and concepts that could potentially be valuable in my future work endeavors.” Stephen Sentyz, CAMS – USA

“The IMI certification process is INTENSE but upon successful completion you can be confident in the credentials that you hold.” Nyasha Katrese Levy, CIAM, CAMS – USA

“I have been in the field of IAM and CyberSecurity for the last 8 years and this was a great first step in the directions of the Certification that I wanted to take to challenge myself. After 2 weeks of studying, I passed the CAMS. Thanks to IMI for the material and again for the challenge.” Joshua Manning, CAMS – USA

“I enrolled at IMI due to its exceptional reputation and the great career prospects in the field of Data Protection. The most captivating part of the registration was the Data Protection sample test, the curriculum also gives study materials additional support from the recorded audio lectures which made the revision process a lot easier. The best advice I can give is to venture outside the syllabus and be prepared to read widely before sitting for the exam. My CDP is internationally recognized. It has already opened many career doors for me, and I believe it will continue to do so in the years to come.” Dr. Fernando Wangila, Ph.D, CDP – Kenya

“The CDP course opened my mind, the course is well thought out. The guide gives you an opportunity to read widely, the videos are well articulated and timely, especially with the ever-changing regulations, for the example the GDPR. Identity Management Institute (IMI) has given me a lifetime opportunity and elevated my career to the next level. Many Thanks for the good course that I would urge an ICT professional to consider.” Chris Kisini Muindi, CDP – Kenya

“I am currently working on my graduate degree at a law school with a focus on data protection and privacy. The Certified in Data Protection (CDP) resources provided by IMI for the certification did cover everything that I have learned while in graduate school. I would highly recommend IMI to any person who is seeking to become certified in data protection. The video presentation and reading resources for the certification are excellent. I would not change a thing.” Brandon Earl Washington, CDP, CIPA, CRFS – USA

“I have been an Information Technology Cybersecurity professional for over 20 years and the CIAM is one of the best programs I have had the opportunity to complete.” Marlon Abbott Sr, CIAM – USA

“I have lead an IAM team for the past 3 years for a major pediatric hospital. Before that assignment I had spent most of my career in the software development space. So a lot of what I know now is as a result of on the job training. The IMI CIAM course brought everything together for me and filled the knowledge gaps. Now armed with the knowledge gained on the job combined with the knowledge gained through the course, I feel more confident leading my team going forward. Thank you IMI!” Anthony Wayne Arden, CIAM – USA

“CIAM course materials are excellent! The content covering Cloud identity management was up to date and thorough.” Stephen J. McWhirter, CIAM – USA

“Obviously it’s natural to be skeptical about anything you buy on the internet. I have searched for Identity Management courses online and they ended up being terrible. By God’s grace, I stumbled on the Identity Management Institute. When I read the details, I really felt that this site knew what they were talking about. I was loaded with amazing information from their study guides, sample test and video presentations. I am glad I joined their membership and was amazed at the level of commitment they put into responding to the program.” Chester L. Burks, CIAM, CAMS, CIMP – USA

“What a great program – I learned quite a bit in a short time from the CIAM program which gets an A+.”  Kenneth James Ferko

“The CAMS program is firing on all the right cylinders and is easily adaptable to any environment. Thank you again for the excellent support and the continued efforts of you and your team to keep the program running.” Duncan Johnstone Murdoch, CAMS – Netherlands

“Excellent course content in the study guide. The CIAM course and exam are closely associated with international frameworks. This gives a holistic idea on how to manage an IAM program for an organization while leveraging the concepts of risk management and threat defense. In all, I loved the course. It gave me a good set of information for IAM strategy implementation and plan a successful IAM program. Thank you IMI. Keep up the good work.” Dhruv Pramthesh Pandya, CIAM – USA

“I’m quite excited that I found out about the Identity Management Institute and its certification options. I have found that by being certified, I am bringing attention to the importance of Identity Governance to those who are in important IAM roles. Having the CAMS credential has accelerated my career and knowledge in the field as a consultant and contractor. My peers know that I am proficient in IAM and do not hesitate to ask me questions or get advice. I would recommend the CAMS credential to anyone wanting to get a head start into the realm of IAM.” Chelsea Malia Tingler, CAMS – USA

“The CDP was a great course. The written material in the study guide and the PowerPoint were very informative and touched upon everything that the Privacy Officer is involved with at our company. She also works closely with the CISO. This course will help me better understand the terminology used in our meetings and why we do the things we do. Thank you!” Tina Gonzales, CDP – USA

CIAM is a good and detailed program that covers all aspects of IAM. This test will also check your knowledge in other security domains at a high level. The test may be easier for those who have experience in the IAM space. Also, adding a third party certification is a nice feather in your IAM crown.” Niraj Kumar, CIAM – USA

“The CIAM professional course materials possess the type of knowledge needed in the cyberworld. The study guide includes up to date information about real life scenarios in the workplace. The materials are designed to remind access managers, identity managers, cyber managers, and IT technicians about the importance of our tasks.” Sylvan Michael Lightbourne

“The CIPA study guide was user-friendly and easy to navigate. Online prep video and practice test are beneficial. Quick turnaround responding to questions.” Kathleen Patricia Caffarelli

“Joining Identity Management Institute has been a great way to keep up with the changing times of information security. They allow you to keep on top of all aspects of information security and attain necessary certifications.” Paul Medici

“I learned a great deal from the CIPA study guide and preparing for the exam. I found this whole experience to be very rewarding and it was an area about which I knew very little. I have already begun incorporating the material into counseling sessions with clients.” Jennifer Lear

“The Red Flags video course was informational and concise, providing our employees the proper information and training to successfully identify potential red flags in our mortgage business.  The course was also essential in complying with our annual required Red Flags Training policy.  The questions on the quiz were pertinent and were sufficiently explained during the course.  It was also very helpful to receive our scores so quickly.  I highly recommend this course and we will use it again.” Liz McCaffrey

“I found the CIPA study materials to be very good and covered all the things I needed to know to take the exam. I was fairly familiar with Identity Theft, which was helpful during my study period. The exam was very straight forward but made me think before answering many of the questions. It took me less than 1 hour to complete the exam.” Donny V. Hunter, CIPA

“The CIPA study guide applies the most recent identity theft detection, prevention and resolution practices. I enjoyed the course and its contents especially the easy, sociable, and realistic presentation of the KAOS framework which can be used anywhere around the world.” Sylvan Michael Lightbourne

“I managed to pass the exams of IMI while having a professional occupation. The results are positive in my daily work.” Sebastien Lepers