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WorldatWork Certification

Supporting professional empowerment is a major part of our mission.

WorldatWork professional designations proclaim to your peers and your organization that you possess proven, globally respected expertise. That’s added value for you as a professional, and for the team counting on you to help achieve organizational objectives.

Since 1976, our certifying body, the WorldatWork Society of Certified Professionals, has awarded more than 25,000 of our prestigious designations worldwide.


Remaining current in your certification is more than just a formality or a requirement—it's essential to your future career advancement opportunities and ultimately your organization's success.

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How to Get Certified

  1. Determine the professional designation(s) you would like to achieve, and visit My Certification Status to select and track your certification.

  2. Visit the designation home page to view a listing of the required certification exams.

  3. Determine whether you need to schedule a WorldatWork certification course or simply take the exam.

  4. Check the latest course schedule and select your purchase or contact Customer Relationship Services for assistance.

  5. After your purchase, visit Pearson VUE to set up an account and schedule your exam.

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Newly Certified

Jade Mulholland, CCP
Compensation Analyst, Honda North America, Inc, Marysville OH
Certified Compensation Professional (CCP)®

Shakira Questelles, CCP
Compensation Analyst, WestRock, Lithonia GA
Certified Compensation Professional (CCP)®

Ronit Baran, GRP
Compensation & Rewards Consultant, The Beer Store, Mississauga ON
Global Remuneration Professional (GRP)®

Tatiana Zubkova, GRP
HR Generalist, Ecolab, Moscow
Global Remuneration Professional (GRP)®

Cynthia Carlson-Auchey, CCP
Compensation Analyst, Armstrong Flooring, Lancaster PA
Certified Compensation Professional (CCP)®


"WorldatWork training and certification programs have certainly helped me realize my personal and professional aspirations. Being a member has been instrumental in providing me with invaluable access to a network of my peers and the professional development tools that will ensure my career path stays on the fast track to success. Completing my certification training has not only increased my technical skills but also boosted my self-confidence and my commitment to the Total Rewards profession."

Kristin M. Palmer Turner, CCP, SPHR, GRP, WLCP
HR/Compensation Consultant, NW Natural

"The tools and curriculum provided by WorldatWork has definitely increased and enhanced my compensation field of knowledge. Employers recognize the broad scope of learning represented by WorldatWork designations and my studies prepared me for a promotional opportunity within two months of earning the CCP."

Monica M. Kopin, CCP, SPHR
Human Resources Analyst III-Staffing and Compensation, City of Virginia Beach

"My certification has helped to skyrocket my career as a compensation professional and as a university professor. It has given me perspective and insight that few professionals have in this market. I have been offered different positions since obtaining my GRP."

Ignacio Ros, GRP
Head of Compensation, Siemens in Argentina and Uruguay

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