Ripples Learning’s Professional Certification Programs

Ripples Learning is a worldwide leader in workplace learning, professional and personal development. Ripples Learning Certifications are based on comprehensive competency frameworks for each domain and demonstrate the credential-holder's exceptional skills and mastery in the field. The assessment involves rigorous validation of candidates' competencies against the competency framework.

With certified professionals in more than 40 countries, Ripples Certification programs are recognized worldwide. Professionals with credentials by Ripples hold distinguished positions in organizations across the globe in more than 40 countries - Afghanistan, Australia, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Botswana, Canada, Egypt, Ethiopia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ivory Coast, Jordan, Kazakistan, Kenya, Kuwait, Malaysia, Maldives, Maurtius, Nepal, New Zealand, Nigeria, Oman, Peru, Philiphines, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Thailand, UAE, Uganda, United Arab Emirates (UAE), United Kingdom (UK), United States of America (USA), Yemen.

The credential assessments are available in more than 180 countries with more than 5000 test centers.

A candidate can choose to either take up training and assessment or get assessed and validated for the competencies alone. The training courses provided by Ripples are competency based and practical and delivered by industry professionals who are consultants to Fortune 100 organizations. The pedagogy focuses on real skills which are immediately transferable to the workplace.

The certification process tests the ability of the candidate to understand and apply principles of the domain considering latest developments and industry trends. The comprehensive testing process includes questions that test comprehension of the subject, application of learning and ability to build on the learning. This makes Ripples Learning certification programs a valuable addition to the resume of working professionals.

The various certification programs offered by Ripples Learning are:

1. Certified Human Resource Management Professional (CHRMP)

Certified Human Resource Management Professional (CHRMP) – is a comprehensive HR certification program with a wide spectrum coverage of mission-critical competencies for a successful career in HR. Flexible and modular learning options are available from Ripples Learning and other training organizations. They prepare aspirants to successfully obtain the certification and excel at the assessment to validate competencies.

The CHRMP Certification has the following levels and variants:

  • CHRMP – Foundation
  • CHRMP – Advanced
  • CHRMP – HRBP (HR Business Partner) 
  • CHRMP – HR Analytics (Specialization)
  • CHRMP – C&B Planning (Specialization)

Learn more about CHRMP Certification testing »

2. Certified Learning and Development Professional (CLDP)

Certified Learning and Development Professional (CLDP) is a certification program for professionals and aspirants in the domain of Training & Development. CLDP is ideally suited for candidates who are looking to significantly enhance their skills and credentials for a successful and sustainable career in Training – as an internal Facilitator, Functional Manager or as an external Independent Consultant.

Training programs to help participants develop advanced level competencies in the field are available. Flexible and Modular options are available - both online and in-class.

Learn more about CLDP Certification testing »

3. Certified Sales and Marketing Professional (CSMP)

Certified Sales & Marketing Professional (CSMP) is a certification program for professionals and aspirants in the domain of Sales and Marketing. CSMP Certification enhances career prospects of credential holders and validates skills and competencies critical for job-readiness and high performance.

Aspirants can avail themselves of training programs - both online and in-class through various options available on the website.

The following certification levels exist with the CSMP Competency Framework:

  • CSMP: Certified Sales & Marketing Professional is a certification for individuals who want to establish a career in the field of Sales and Marketing. It proves mastery in the area of Sales and Marketing Operations and and execution of best practices.
  • CSP: Certified Sales Professional is a Certification for professionals in the field of Sales who wish to demonstrate mastery and exceptional skills and competencies in selling and managing sales functions.
  • CMP: Certified Marketing Professional is a certification for professionals in the field of Marketing that establishes their credibility as a serious professional in the domain. It demonstrates that the credential holder possesses critical competencies to conceptualize, plan, develop, execute and evaluate marketing campaigns - both offline and online.


Here are some important points to be kept in mind for scheduling your Ripples Certification Assessment.

  • The process for scheduling the exam starts with payment of the respective examination fee.
  • Ensure that you have checked the Eligibility Criteria before selecting the certification exam.
  • You need to reschedule your exam at least 48 hours prior to the exam appointment time. This is however subject to availability of a slot.
  • The exam/appointment testing time limit (95 Mins) noted on Pearson VUE web pages reflects the total appointment time, including an NDA and exam time.

Ripples Learning Certification Exams and Exam Preparation

The Ripples Learning certification exams are computer-based and follow a multiple-choice format. These tests assess knowledge, skills, competencies and ability to apply concepts and learning to real life situations pertaining to the respective disciplines.

As a preparation for Ripples Learning Certification exams, candidates can either take up recommended courses and/or use the study materials that are available for each level of testing. You can also enroll for Ripples Learning training courses that are conducted at various locations worldwide, and also online. To know about the next batch for any of our certification please leave us a message at or you can also visit the respective certification website and chat with online advisers or request for information by filling an inquiry form.

Ripples Learning Certification Program Agreement

Prior to starting Ripples Learning Certification exams, you will be asked to agree to the associated terms and conditions for the specific certification program. This is a mandatory step in the process. Please take a moment to read and accept before commencement of the test.

Exam Retake Policy

You can retake the test by paying the test fee. However, you cannot take the test immediately after an attempt. You will have to wait for at least 3 days before you can schedule/take another attempt by paying the Test fee. Unlimited retakes would only be allowed by paying the test fee for each retake.

Exam Vouchers

Vouchers are prepaid exam permits that enable corporations to manage administration of the certification program centrally and eliminate paperwork. These vouchers are electronically distributed and need to be purchased in advance in order to attempt a specific certification exam. Order your Ripples Learning vouchers today.

Last updated 2022-10-13