S-CME | Crisis Management Expert certification

The third career step in the S-CCMO certification track

The Cyber Security & Governance Certification Program

S-CME Crisis Management Expert badge   S-CME


Why become S-CME-certified?

The S-CME certificate demonstrates that you have acuqired internationally recognised expert-level skills in Crisis Management and an enhanced ability to implement and anchor a crisis management process to bring about increased confidence and value in your organisation.


The S-CME certificate exhibits your expertise in giving form to the crisis management process, shaping the crisis plan within your organisation, and communicating with both the press and the internal organisation.



"By 2017, there will be a shortage of 2 million cyber security jobs worldwide" — UK House of Lords, Digital Skills Committee


For whom is the S-CME certification?

The Crisis Management Expert certificate is intended for students who are involved in the coordination and control of crisis management at a tactical and strategic level, such as:


  • Crisis managers
  • Business continuity officers
  • Security officers
  • Facility managers


Finally, this certificate is intended to be an important career milestone for high-level crisis management professionals, as it constitutes the third level of a complete and extensive Certified Crisis Management Officer certification track. Achieving the Crisis Management Expert certificate demonstrates that you have obtained the highest-level theoretical knowledge in crisis management. Students coupling this high-level theoretical knowledge with relevant professional experience can apply for the Certified Crisis Management Officer certificate to become an S-CCMO


Steps to schedule your S-CME exam


study for your exam

1. Demonstrate the required knowledge


Before taking your exam, you should make sure that you possess the required knowledge. We have a great number of global partners offering preparation courses. Check our partners' websites to find a training centre in your country. 


Preparation coureses are optional. Download the S-CME exam preparation guide to see if you are ready for your exam.


Read the information

2. Read the "How to book your exam" page


Make sure that you meet all the systerm requirements. Read through our "How to book your exam" page thoroughly to prevent mistakes or ambiguities. You can also find a link to book your exam on this page. 


How to book your exam page


schedule your exam

3. Schedule your exam


Follow the instructions on the "How to book your exam" page and click the button on that page to schedule your exam. 


pass your exam

4. Pass the exam and claim your title


Upon successful completion of your exam, you can claim your title and free digital badge here.

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