We Certify Mission Critical Professionals

Business leaders, government, and industry turn to Mission Critical Global Alliance (MCGA) as a trusted resource in safeguarding operational technology (OT) and information technology (IT) elements of mission critical infrastructure due to our expertise in advocacy, skills standards development, education, research, workforce development, and professional certifications.

As a nonprofit organization, we coordinate and unify the work of members engaged in the advancement and protection of mission critical operations.  As a result, we advocate the value and importance of having skilled professionals engaged in mission critical operations.  MCGA facilitates the development and dissemination of educational and informational resources intended to cultivate new generations of professionals and to enhance the effectiveness of the existing workforce engaged in securely and safely operating mission critical infrastructure and protecting the physical and economic security, health, and safety of the public.

MCGA facilitates the release of industry standards, guidelines, and services that enhance the efficiency, cost-effectiveness, safety, and security of mission critical operations across institutions, universities, government workforce agencies, foundations, and other private educational training and credentialing providers.

Mission Critical Global Alliance is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.

People

Bryan Kainrath

President

Ben Vincent

Program Administrator

Dave Wilcox

Board Member

CMCO Advisory Committee

CMCO and CMCP certifications are tailored toward specific skillsets required by mission critical environments.   See the topics included in each certification exam.