Five Reasons to Get Credentialed in 2023!

November 23, 2022
  1. Certification provides significant advantages to professionals and job candidates - Hiring managers report credentialing is a hiring criteria. Credentialed professionals are more likely to have advancement opportunities and leverage for raises and promotions.
  2. International Credentialing & Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC) certification is reciprocal – Individuals holding a credential through an IC&RC member board may be eligible for a transfer of credentials into other IC&RC member boards.1 IC&RC certification boards are in 49 U.S. states and territories, 3 Native American regions, all branches of the U.S. military and 11 international regions.2
  3. Enhanced credibility – Prevention credentialing is a credible, third-party assessment of your skills and knowledge as a prevention professional.
  4. Respect from peers - You can be a role model and mentor to others in the field.
  5. Increased confidence / competence- As you build competency, your confidence increases and as you build confidence your competence continues to increase as well.3
1International Credentialing & Reciprocity Consortium. The value of credentialing.
2International Credentialing & Reciprocity Consortium.
3Alan Smith Business Coach (2019, 27 May) Competence / Confidence Loop.
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