Global Certification for the Meetings Industry 

Upcoming course: CICE Course at Christchurch, New Zealand on 10-13 September 2024

Education to elevate business event standards worldwide

Developed by the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) and designed by our industry experts, ICCASkills delivers the only globally recognised certification for suppliers in every sector of the meetings industry.

From juniors (CICS) to executives (CICE), ICCASkills benefits meetings services professionals at any stage of their career. The two different certification tracks offer tailored learning paths and advanced course content. All instructors are industry experts with proven teaching abilities and international business events experience.

ICCASkills is engaging and interactive with real-world perspective which bridges theory and practice with hands-on professional development. 

ICCASkills - designed for our industry, by our industry. 

Suitable for graduate or a junior professional. No minimum experience required. 

Designed to equip you with the essential skills and knowledge needed to thrive in the meetings industry.

25-27 October 2024


Beijing, China

Suitable for senior professionals with 3+ years of management experience or CICS graduates.

A strategic leap into advanced event management techniques, strategies, and legacy impacts.

10-12 September 2024

Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre

Christchurch, New Zealand

Instructors: Deanna Varga and 

The Tourism New Zealand (TNZ) ICCASkills Scholarship 2024 application is now open for the New Zealand residents.

25-27 October 2024*


Beijing, China

11-15 November 2024

Mondorf Domaine Thermal

Luxembourg Hub

Why iccaskills?


Gain global recognition within 3 to 5 days in person or at anytime online*.

*Online instructor-led class will only be formed with a minimum group of 10 pax.  

Designed for the Future

Our content provides not only knowledge of various sectors but also solutions that get you future ready. 

Customised and Collaborative

Curriculums are tailor-made based on the regions and sectors and focus on best practices via collaboration. 

Accessible Materials

A variety of resources are made available on the eLearning platform which can be accessed anytime, anywhere. 

Industry Experts

Designed and taught by the industry experts for our industry with their areas of expertise and real-life case studies and challenges. 

Global Recognition

Two educational tracks to benefit juniors (CICS) and executives (CICE). Certifications are valid for 5 years.

Find out how to earn a globally recognised certification