ARMA International Education

ARMA International is a tremendous resource for our members. As a member of this industry-leading association for professionals involved in information management and governance, you will have access to resources that will help you grow, making you an even more credible, valuable asset to your organization. The following resources are available for you to take advantage of. 

CRM: Certified Records Manager

In the records and information management profession the primary certification is the Certified Records Manager (CRM). The CRM is designed for experienced professionals with management-level responsibilities. ARMA International has contracted with the Institute of Certified Records Managers (ICRM) to be its certifying body for records managers. 

Be sure to check out our chapter CRM page for helpful resources including mentor and study group information as well as advice and CRM examp prep session we hold over the course of the year. (Link to the CRM page) 

IGP: Information Governance Professional

In 2012, ARMA International began development of a new credential – the Certified Information Governance Professional (IGP). The IGP recognizes the efforts of those professionals who are most accomplished with respect to the implementation of the Generally Accepted Recordkeeping Principles®.

ARMA International’s Professional Resources

ARMA International's online educational offerings offer convenient and flexible online training on YOUR schedule. From information management and the Generally Accepted Recordkeeping Principles to Legal Holds and e-discovery, our online courses and web seminars allow you to keep on top of your game, at a time and place that is most convenient for you.

Information Management Magazine

The latest news and information about ARMA International, our industry, and the profession. Get it while it's hot! 

Online Courses

Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, ARMA International's online courses are your gateway to convenient and flexible online training
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Web Seminars

Unable to attend a Web Seminar during the scheduled time? On Demand Web Seminars provide you the flexibility to extend your professional learning when it is most convenient.


ARMA offers a variety of publications to both members and the public on the hottest industry-related topics. View the latest publications to learn what’s happening in the profession and don’t forget to check out our Policy Briefs to see how legislation around the world is affecting information management. 

Be sure to take a look at our Chapter Library which includes hundreds of books and resources available for you to borrow at no cost. (Link to chapter library page)

ARMA International Educational Foundation

The ARMA International Educational Foundation (AIEF) is an education and research funding resource affiliate of ARMA International to be used by individuals and organizations for the advancement of knowledge in the field of Information Management.

AIEF’s mission is to generate and provide resources for education and research to effect positive change in how people access, use, manage, and govern records and information. 

The ARMA International Educational Foundation is a funding resource for research and scholarship in the field of records and information management. The source of funds is the income earned by an Endowment being raised by concerned individuals and organizations in the profession.


Visit ARMA International’s Professional Development page to find even more resources.