The BRMP® training and certification program is intended as a comprehensive foundation for Business Relationship Managers at every experience level, with the training and certification designed to provide a stable baseline level of knowledge.
Business relationship managers provide value to their organization by aligning business needs with IT services, while satisfying the needs of stakeholders. In this training course, you take on the role of a business relationship manager, learn to overcome communication barriers in the business, leverage innovative best practices, and solve business problems in the actual environment.
This course prepares you for the exam leading to the Business Relationship Management Professional Certification. This comprehensive course introduces you to and provides details for building “The House of BRM”, which includes three key aspects of Business Relationship Management:
The “Foundation” supports the BRM role and ensures it has the competencies to be effective and deliver value to both the provider organization and its business partners.
The “Pillars” define the BRM space regarding Core BRM Disciplines: Demand Shaping, Exploring, Servicing and Value Harvesting.
The “Roof” protects Business Relationship Management as a fundamental aspect of provider capability. It does this by ensuring clarity around the role, discipline, and organizational capacity of Business Relationship Management in the context of the Provider Strategy and Operating Model.
There are no requirements for this course.
Exam and Certification
The third day of the course includes a closed-book, 40 minute, 50 question multiple choice exam leading to the Business Relationship Management Professional Certification. This exam is administered by APMG International. You must attain a passing mark of 50% to be awarded the certificate.
You will attain 21 professional development units (PDUs) for Project Managers.
In addition, graduates of the course qualify for a designation, BRMP.