Solutions for Small Certification Programs

Albeit organizations of all sizes offer certification programs oftentimes this endeavor is more challenging for those with small programs. While there are differing definitions of a small program, research has illustrated commonalities such as: a small number of candidates, a certification program that is not financially viable/self-sustaining, and the interpretation of statistics being suspect. For the purposes of this article, our focus is on organizations with an annual testing volume of 100 or fewer candidates.