The Association of Clinical Research Professionals

Industry Recognition

ACRP is synonymous with quality. Our programs are recognized in the clinical research field and are independently accredited as meeting the highest standards for training and certification programs.

TransCelerate BioPharma Recognition

TransCelerate BioPharma, ,Inc. recognizes the CCRC®, CCRA®, and CPI® designations earned through ACRP Certification as evidence of Good Clinical Practice (GCP) training. If you work on trials for one of TransCelerate’s 20 member companies, your credential excludes you from redundant GCP training.

In addition, TransCelerate recognizes several ACRP training programs as evience of GCP training, including Good Clinical Practice: An Introduction to ICH GCP Guidelines, GCP for the Experienced CRC, and GCP for the Experienced Investigator.

ANCC Magnet Program Recognition

The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) recognizes the CCRC® and CCRA® designations toward assisting a hospital in meeting requirements of its Magnet Recognition Program. If you work in hospital-based research, earning your designation and supporting ACRP Certification at your organization, enhances value.

NCCA Accreditation

ACRP Certification programs are held to the highest standards, as established by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA). The CCRC®, CCRA®, and CPI® programs are accredited by the NCCA, meaning they meet the highest standards for development, administration, and governance of certification and testing programs.

CBRN and ACCME Accreditation

ACRP training programs are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and the California Board of Registered Nursing (CBRN) to provide Continuing Medical Education credits and continuing nursing education contact hours, respectively.