Chartered Business Excellence Professional™

Chartered Business Excellence Professionals are qualified professionals with a broad, holistic understanding of business and experience in at least two fields related to Business Excellence.

The Chartered Business Excellence Professional™ qualification demonstrates that you meet the Business Excellence Institute’s professional standards and have the experience, expertise, and understanding that organizations require to support them on their journey to excellence. They qualification gives you a competitive edge in the marketplace, facilitating both your ability to deliver results and your career development. Chartered Business Excellence Professionals are entitled to use the professional designation CBEP after their name.

How to Qualify

You can become a Chartered Business Excellence Professional™ if you are an Excellence Practitioner member of the Institute and:


Can demonstrate you have experience working in at least two of the following fields:

  • Risk Management
  • Quality Management
  • Project Management
  • Innovation Management
  • General Management
  • Financial Management
  • Operations
  • Product Development
  • Marketing
  • Communications
  • Human Resources
  • Process Excellence
  • IT Management
  • Knowledge Transfer
  • Logistics
  • Law
  • Engineering
  • Psychology


Have at least 7 years’ professional work experience


Provide a minimum of 3 credible testimonials from relevant managers, academics and/or customers


Pass the Institute’s Chartered Business Excellence Professional™ Exam.


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