Dublin, Ireland – May 8, 2017 – The Digital Marketing Institute has signed a significant global partnership with PEOPLECERT who have committed to delivering its professional certifications through its network of 1,300 accredited training organisations and licensed affiliates across 165 countries.

A leading player in the assessment and certification of professional skills worldwide, PEOPLECERT currently manages exams and certification programs on behalf of a wide range of organisations including ECDL Foundation, City and Guilds, AXELOS and others.

The Digital Marketing Institute’s industry-validated digital marketing and selling certifications are the default global standard for the profession and are currently available through education partners in 100 countries worldwide. To date over 18,000 professionals have been certified.

Director of Strategic Partnerships at the Digital Marketing Institute, Michael Goeden, said: “Our focus is to work with industry and educators to provide standardised, high-calibre digital marketing and sales certification programs on a global scale. Through certification, we will help meet the massive demand for certified digital marketing professionals across all industries. PEOPLECERT’s reputation and expertise puts us in a very strong position to continue doing that, affording us access to its extensive and expanding global partner network, exceptional professional certification expertise and outstanding exam technology.”

Speaking of the partnership Dimitris Nicolaides, Business & IT Qualifications Director of PEOPLECERT said: “We are delighted to be adding Digital Marketing Institute certifications to our portfolio of professional qualifications. The partnership will see us manage the entire certification process, from accrediting training organisations to offering the Digital Marketing Institute certification program, to managing the exam process worldwide via our accredited exam centres and online proctoring service. With 4 million exams delivered to date in 25 languages across 165 countries, we can provide the necessary geographical reach, know-how and resources to ensure international coverage of Digital Marketing Institute certifications.”

About the Digital Marketing Institute

Founded in Dublin, Ireland in 2008, the Digital Marketing Institute is a digital marketing and selling professional certification body. Through its growing network of education partners in 100 countries, it offers an industry validated professional certification from Associate to Masters level.


PEOPLECERT is a global leader in the assessment and certification of professional skills, partnering with multi-national organisations and government bodies to develop and deliver market leading exams. PEOPLECERT delivers exams across 165 countries, in 25 languages, through its state-of-the-art assessment technology, enabling professionals to reach their full potential and realise their life ambitions through learning.