Differentiate Yourself –
Become a CTP or CTA
Showcase your knowledge, integrity, and experience in the corporate
Gain a Competitive Advantage
restructuring profession by earning your Certified Turnaround Professional
(CTP) or the new Certified Turnaround Analyst (CTA) designation.
Whether you choose to become a CTP or CTA, your certification allows you to:
New CTA Designation
The CTA designation was added to allow those who do not meet the
necessary leadership experience requirement to still become certified.
A New Streamlined Path to Become Certified
With recent enhancements, the process to earn your CTP or CTA is now even
more efficient and straightforward. The path consists of the following steps:
Complete application form
Pay $295 application fee
Provide undergraduate transcripts/diploma
Provide three confidential professional references
Meet minimum requirement of four
years of turnaround experience
Provide five position and experience confirmations*
Apply and learn more at
2013 Applicants must demonstrate they have held at least one of the
five positions and completed five of the nine experiences.
** Professionals holding the CIRA designation may waive the accounting
and finance exam requirement. Those applying for a CTP as an “Industry
Veteran” (12-plus years of experience) are not required to sit for the exams.