The Registered Professional Secretary™ (RPS) credential is a gold standard professional certification that demonstrates the attainment of a defined level of knowledge in secretarial management, professional practice, and ethical behavior. It forms the basis of the assessment that applicants must pass to gain Registered Professional Secretary status and inclusion in the Register of The Global Academy of Finance and  Management® Certified / Chartered Professional. An individual with several years of experience in secretarial management is encouraged to acquire this certification. A Guide book shall assist candidates to pass in the Registered Professional Secretary examination besides providing a valuable source of reference for an individual to excel toward becoming an accredited Registered Professional Secretary. Take the challenges ahead with the exclusive Registered Professional Secretary ™ certification.

Requirements:   i)  Diploma / Degree          ii) 3+ years experience in secretarial management           iii)  Pass the RPS examination 

To qualify for the Registered Professional Secretary ™ certification, you need to complete the following steps:

  1. Complete the Mandatory Candidate Information (MCI) 
  2. Complete the payment upon receipt of the invoice
  3. Take the exam when you’re ready

Examination: email to request the examination questions when you are ready to take the exam.    Examination comprised of 50 questions; Passing grade is 70%.   

Course fee:   Includes Registered Professional Secretary  certificate, AAPM membership certificate, examination fee, and shipping. 

Mandatory Candidate Information : please include the Title of the Certification Course that you wish to apply in the subject line when submitting the following information and attach a latest copy of your C.V. email to 

1) Full Name:    2) Shipping Address:   3) Name on Certificate:   4) Mobile number:

The GAFM/IBS International Board of Standards  is  the first graduate global Board of Standards for project management industry professionals to earn Accreditation under the TUV-OE European Standards for ISO 9001 Certification and ISO 29990 Certification. GAFM is also a chartered member of the CHEA  Council for Higher Education Accreditation – International Quality Group (CHEA/CIQG) Memorandum of Affiliation is designed to engage quality assurance and accrediting organizations in a shared effort to affirm and promote fundamental principles for higher education quality.

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