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NCOPE - Nationally Certified Online Profile Expert

Nationally Certified Online
Profile Expert Certification


NCOPE 2024 Course Dates

Summer 2024
Wednesday, July 10, 2024 - August 7, 2024 

12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. ET


$750 for Members

$925 for Non-Members

(includes NRWA membership fee for one year)

Pricing includes all handouts, homework, and a multiple-choice certification quiz.

Note: Given the speed with which LinkedIn practices evolve, certification is valid for one year. The annual recertification fee is $129.00 and requires viewing two recordings with new LinkedIn content and passing corresponding quizzes. Membership in NRWA is required to maintain the NCOPE certification.

Refunds will not be issued for coursework, training, or certification once initiated. Registration fees will be refunded 100% two weeks prior to the first class, (less the $75 termination charge).

Payment options include
credit card, check, or PayPal credit.
To use PayPal credit, please register via the link provided without paying and email us at so we can send you a PayPal invoice.

Interested in this training, but feel like you can't afford the cost right now? If you apply for and pay with PayPal Credit, you have six months to pay for the program, interest-free. Email before you register for details on payment with PayPal Credit.


5 weekly, live, two-hour sessions conducted via GoToWebinar

* OR - Attend at your convenience! Within 24-hours following live sessions, recordings will be provided (active for 3 months)

Handouts for each session, resource pages, copy of all presentation slides and homework sheets

An NCOPE Certification logo for you to proudly display on your website and personal business marketing collateral

* Three CEU credits

* Weekly NCOPE Open Office Hours – Open Forum Zoom Call – To review or ask questions on anything LinkedIn, screen sharing, group collaboration. These will be held the following Monday after each class from 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM EDT. 

Note: Once you earn your NCOPE certification, you may join monthly NCOPE office hours held on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 12:30 p.m., ET. You may also join our exclusive LinkedIn group for continued discussion and updates on LinkedIn.

Participants who receive a score of  more than 80% on the multiple-choice exam at the end of the course will earn the certification.

The NCOPE certification is valid for one year. To maintain NCOPE certification, one must maintain annual membership in NRWA and recertify each year. Membership is currently $175 and the NCOPE recertification fee is $129. The recertification process includes viewing two webinar recordings that include new LinkedIn content/updates and passing corresponding quizzes.

Educational materials are the exclusive property of the NRWA. Participants may not copy, share or distribute educational materials.

Session 1 > LinkedIn Intro: Creating a Powerful & Targeted Profile, Part I

Session 2 > LinkedIn Intro: Creating a Powerful & Targeted Profile, Part II

Session 3 > Best Profile Settings & How LinkedIn Recruiter Works

Session 4 > LinkedIn Job Search Techniques & Time Savers

Session 5 > Building a Relevant Network & How to Use It Strategically


Our 5-session interactive certification program will give you:

1. The ability to craft branded, engaging, conversational, value-based LinkedIn profiles (and an understanding that a great LinkedIn profile is born from a great resume) that get found and land clients more interviews (and you’ll get more clients!).

2. An understanding of the role of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, and the role LinkedIn plays in today’s job hunt, career marketing, and social recruiting.

3. Intel on the ins and outs of LinkedIn Recruiter – the platform used by a majority of recruiters to find and vet talent. This will give you the edge needed to craft profiles that perform in a crowded and competitive space.

4. The confidence to add LinkedIn coaching to your service offerings.

5. The strategy behind finding, building and nurturing a large, centric network to catapult your client’s networking power.

6. Best practices to leverage LinkedIn’s network power and career interest settings, and to find and apply to LinkedIn job postings.

7. The inside scoop on the best LinkedIn account types and guidance on Account, Privacy, Ads and Communication settings to fit your client’s needs.

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