ARMS offers three (3) points-based accreditation programs.

Our Foundation Level Accreditation Program (FLAP)  provides a series of training modules that cover many of the basic areas of research administration and management to provide a foundation level of knowledge. 25 Points

The Established Level Accreditation Program (ELAP) commenced in 2022 and became the new precursor to the ALAP. The program is designed for mid to senior level research management professionals who wish to enhance their leadership, management and content skills to become more effective research leaders in the rapidly evolving research and innovation sector. 100 Points

The Advanced Level Accreditation Program(ALAP) is the highest level of accreditation offered by ARMS and requires participants to have previously completed the ELAP. The program consists of a significant workplace-based assignment consisting of 5,000 to 10,000 words. 150 Points