Certified Contract Manager (CCM)

Certified Contract Manager (CCM) is a professional certification program designed to provide participants with a comprehensive understanding of contract and relationship management. This program covers key topics such as policies, legislation, and administration of contracts, effective communication strategies, risk management, and performance monitoring. Participants who complete the CCM program will develop the skills and knowledge necessary to manage contracts effectively and efficiently.

Certification Program Objectives:

  • Develop an understanding of contract management principles and practices
  • Understand the legal and regulatory framework governing contracts
  • Learn effective communication strategies for managing relationships with clients and vendors
  • Develop risk management strategies to mitigate potential contract risks
  • Learn how to monitor contract performance to ensure compliance and successful outcomes.

Certification Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 5 years of work experience in Nonprofit Management

Certifying Examination:

  • To be certified as CCM, student should take up a 1.5 hours exam at the designated examination centers.
  • The qualifying exam would consist of 50 multiple choice questions, testing core certification modules.
  • Professionals with relevant experience and other qualifying criteria may be exempted from the examination.

Certification Modules:

Module 1: Introduction to Contract and Relationship Management
Module 2: Policies, Legislation, and Administration of Contracts
Module 3: Effective Communication in Contract and Relationship Management
Module 4: Risk Management and Performance Monitoring in Contracts