Welcome to NACMâ€™s Education & Meetings Department
An extensive range of quality educational programs, respected professional designations and a wide array of publications and self-study courses bolster the impact and strength of NACM. Take time to learn about the many products and services offered through NACMâ€™s Education and Meeting Departments.
Join the Best in the Industry
When you apply to participate in the Professional Certification Program, you are on your way to demonstrating that you are among the best. Youâ€™ll join a select group of individuals who have made the commitment to excellence in credit management, career advancement and an ongoing pursuit of knowledge. Throughout the process, you will be recognized for your achievements. The certification program, sponsored by the National Association of Credit Management, has helped define and establish professional standards in this demanding and rapidly changing field, and fosters recognition of those individuals who possess special expertise. Learn more
Enhance Your Professional Skills
The National Education Department developed the Credit Administration Program (CAP) and the Advance Credit Administration Program (ACAP) to meet the educational needs of todayâ€™s credit professional. Both programs comprise a series of college-equivalent courses designed to improve or enhance the credit professionalâ€™s skills and knowledge. These courses are not designed to serve as on-the-job training courses. The CAP and ACAP programs are offered exclusively through NACM Affiliated Associations. Learn more
Learn Online at Your Own Pace
The NACM Credit Learning Center was created to provide 24/7 access to educational sessions for today's busy business credit professional. The Credit Learning Center brings targeted, quality education to your desktop from the name and brand you've trusted for more than a century - NACM. The Credit Learning Center is an online learning venue in which carefully selected, expert instructors present 50-minute audio/visual presentations on a wide array of topics. Learn more
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Executive Level Education
The Graduate School of Credit and Financial Management (GSCFMÂ®) pioneered the concept of advanced-level, executive education and continues to deliver quality, application-based continuing education for the business credit and financial professional. The quality and effectiveness of tomorrowâ€™s business credit and financial executive depends on todayâ€™s training and education. The most promising executives must strive to move beyond their current skill levels in anticipation of tomorrowâ€™s demands. Learn more
Education to Fit Your Busy Schedule
NACM independent study courses presented online are designed to provide a more convenient alternative to traditional courses while also offering a network of support. Our courses allow the flexibility to choose the most opportune times to study and take exams, be it morning or evening, weekday or weekend. They grant the freedom from being required to attend scheduled classes; however, students follow a weekly syllabus so that they stay motivated to complete their course. Learn more