Certified Manager of Invasive Species Program

Certified Manager of Invasive Plants (CMIP) Program


A North American Certification Program For Managers of Invasive Plants is a certification program sponsored by North American Management Association.

The CMIP Program standards are currently under review by the NAISMA Board of Directors and no new applications to the program are being accepted until this review is completed. Once this has been done, we will post the outcome of the review on the Home page and NAISMA members will receive a notice from the Executive Director.

Download CMIP Standards 2015 here.

NAISMA certification is available to those individuals who:

  • Meet the requirements for admission as set forth herein;

  • Pass a qualifying examination; and

  • Maintain the minimum requirements for re-certification.