Marines are earning the RBLP, RBLP-C, and RBLP-T certifications.

Marines can earn an RBLP® leadership certification online no matter where they are stationed globally.

Marines can use Marine Corps COOL to pay for the Resilience-Building Leader Program (RBLP®) certification exams. Check with Marine Corps COOL to determine eligibility requirements. Marine Corps COOL does not pay for exam prep training for any certifications. For that reason, some of our Authorized Education and Training Partners (see list below) offer competitive pricing for Building and Leading Resilient Teams exam prep training.

Eligible active-duty military and veterans can also use GI Bill® benefits to pay for Building and Leading Resilient Teams exam prep training provided by our Authorized Education and Training Partners and our Resilience-Building Leader Program (RBLP®) certification exams.

Marine Corps units can use SF182 and the government charge card to pay for Building and Leading Resilient Teams exam prep training provided by our Authorized Education and Training Partners and our Resilience-Building Leader Program (RBLP®certification exams. Please visit our Government Employees page for more information.

Resilience-Building Leadership Professional® Certification Levels

is for front-line supervisors.

Marines at pay grades
E4 and E5

is for middle managers.

Marines at pay grade
O1, O2, W1, and E6

is for senior leaders.

Marines at pay grades O3 and above; W2-W5, and E7-E9

Learn more about Certification Requirements

Complete the Certification Application

Authorized Education and Training Partners

Get Building and Leading Resilient Teams exam prep training from our partners below.

The RBLP® series of leadership certification exams are administered by Resilience-Building Leader Program only. For exam prep training, we highly recommend these Authorized Education and Training Partners.
Avila University GI Bill® ApprovedWebsiteLinkedIn ProfileMeet Dr. Frank Tortorello
Elite 9 Veteran Talent Acquistion ServicesWebsiteLinkedIn ProfileMeet Chris Thomas
Gold Oak Leaf SolutionsWebsiteLinkedIn ProfileMeet Jason Burgan
Strategic Development GroupWebsiteLinkedIn ProfileMeet William Chestnutt
Elite Leadership Consulting, LLCWebsiteLinkedIn Profile
Navigator Strategic Leadership SolutionsWebsiteLinkedIn Profile
Rising Tide SolutionsWebsiteLinkedIn Profile

Benefits of Certification

Global Reach

Marines stationed all over the globe can earn an RBLP leadership certification because exam prep training and certification exams are conducted virtually by video conference.

Range of Experience

No matter where you are in your military career, you may benefit from getting a credential that is related to your Marine Corps training and experience.

Career Advancement

Earning a civilian credential may improve your prospects for assignments and promotion while you’re still in the Marine Corps. An RBLP leadership certification can be added to your official military record.

Civilian Translation

Credentialing can help translate your Marine Corps training, education, and experience into something that civilian employers recognize.