In April, Google launched the Google Certification Program that replaces exisiting Google Advertising Professionals program. “We’ve run both programs side by side during a six month grace period which ends in October. To retain certified status and continue using the badge within your marketing collateral, you’ll need to update old GAP program to GCP. In order to do so, a company must meet a minimum AdWords spend level, and have at least one employee become individually qualified under GCP. If you;ve an employee already qualified under old program, this’s a great time for them to update their skills through GCP. Upon completion, just update your company profile so that advertisers can find you using Google Partner Search,” informs Google.
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