Ready to get certified?

You've got the knowledge. Now make it official by earning your IAPP certification. You'll join the globally recognized community of IAPP-certified professionals and get plugged in to the information economy for greater earning potential and opportunity.

Special Exam Discount
If you’re holding one or more IAPP certifications and considering adding others, you’ll receive a discounted price of $375 on any future exams—a $175 savings!

Looking for IAPP training? You can find everything here.

The CIPP/US, CIPM and CIPT exams have been updated as of August 1st, 2017. On this page you will find links to the updated Exam Blueprints and Bodies for Knowledge for the CIPP/US and CIPT Programs. The updates to the CIPM exam did not result in any changes to the Exam Blueprint or Body of Knowledge for that program. Learn more

The IAPP offers computer-based certification exams at over 800 testing centers worldwide.

Simply log in to the IAPP website, purchase your exam and then schedule it at the test center most convenient for you. You’ll get an email with step-by-step instructions telling you how. Testing is available year round and may be scheduled up to 90 days in advance.

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Candidates for certification must understand that no published text can keep pace with the rapidly-changing privacy landscape. We continuously adjust our exam content to represent the latest regulatory and technological changes, and we expect candidates for IAPP certification to know about the important developments in their sector that may modify or supplant information in the authoritative texts.

Still have questions? Read the IAPP Certification Information Candidate Handbook to find out everything you ever wanted to know about IAPP certification.