RBLP® Frequently Asked Questions

What does RBLP® stand for?

RBLP stands for Resilience-Building Leader Program. That’s the name of our company.

RBLP also stands for Resilience-Building Leadership Professional®. That’s the name of our certifications.

When and where was Resilience-Building Leader Program founded?

Resilience-Building Leader Program was founded in January 2018 by Dr. Gene Coughlin in Los Angeles CA. The company relocated to Burbank CA in January 2020.

Why was Resilience-Building Leader Program founded?

Despite there being several popular certifications that assess management competencies (i.e. project management, human resource management, change management, etc.), there was not a certification to assess leadership competencies. Resilience-Building Leader Program was founded to fill that gap in the marketplace.

Are the RBLP® certifications nationally recognized?

Colleges and universities across the U.S. and Canada are Authorized Education Partners for Resilience-Building Leader Program. Our certifications are recognized by the Department of Labor and listed in the CareerOneStop Certification Finder. Our certifications are approved by the Department of Defense for the Credentialing Opportunities Online (COOL) program for military service members. Our certifications are approved by the Department of Veteran Affairs for G.I. Bill® reimbursement.

What is the Better Business Bureau rating for Resilience-Building Leader Program?

Resilience-Building Leader Program has an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau.

Is Resilience-Building Leader Program a membership organization?

We are not a membership organization. There are no membership fees to join our community of practice. What’s that? A community of practice is a group of people bound together by what they have learned through mutual interest and engagement in a particular activity. The RBLP Community of Practice is bound together by a shared interest in Building and Leading Resilient Teams.

What is the mission of Resilience-Building Leader Program?

Resilience-Building Leader Program (RBLP®) is the credentialing body for the Resilience-Building Leadership Professional® certifications. Our mission is to certify leaders.

Who is on the leadership team at Resilience-Building Leader Program?

See the leadership team on our Company page.

What trademarks has Resilience-Building Leader Program registered?

RBLP®, Resilience-Building Leadership Professional®, Learn More. Lead Better.®, and the RBLP shield logo are registered trademarks of Resilience-Building Leader Program, Inc. We take trademark infringement quite seriously, so don’t do it!

Is Resilience-Building Leader Program a member of any professional organizations?

As part of our commitment to excellence, learning, and innovation, we are a member organization of the following professional associations, institutes, and councils:

Where can I find press releases and other news about Resilience-Building Leader Program?

Check out the RBLP in the News page.

How do I contact someone at Resilience-Building Leader Program?

You can email us at [email protected] or call us at 213-205-6100. If we don’t answer your phone call right away, it’s because too many people call us trying to sell something. Don’t worry though, if you’re not trying to sell something, just leave us a message and we will get back to you. If you are trying to sell something, we recommend email. Visit our Contact Us page.

Where are the administrative office for Resilience-Building Leader Program located?

Our office is located at 303 North Glenoaks Blvd. Suite 251 in downtown Burbank, CA 91502.

What are the Resilience-Building Leader Program office hours?

Our office hours are Mon-Thu: 9am – 4pm PT and Fri: 9am – 1pm PT. We work hard around here, so we take a half-day off every Friday.

What state is Resilience-Building Leader Program incorporated in?

Resilience-Building Leader Program is incorporated in the state of Delaware.

Is Resilience-Building Leader Program accepting applications for the Exam Administrator positions?

We do not accept applications for the exam administrator positions. To be qualified, a person must have 20+ years of leadership experience, an RBLP-T certification, and a terminal degree (i.e. PhD, EdD, DBA). We know who they are and we recruit them as needed.

Does Resilience-Building Leader Program participate in the DoD Skillbridge program?  

We previously provided internship opportunities to transitioning military personnel via the Skillbridge program from 2020 to 2021. It’s an excellent program and the eight interns we hosted did an outstanding job for us. However, we are sourcing interns from other sources now. We may participate in Skillbridge again in the future.

Is Resilience-Building Leader Program registered to do business with the U.S. Federal Government?

Resilience-Building Leader Program is a registered U.S. Federal Government Contractor. Our UIE is MUYQXJBN8V77 and our CAGE Code is 8ARL8.

Does Resilience-Building Leader Program have a DUNS number?

Our DUNS number is 117025321.

Did Resilience-Building Leader Program sell stock to the public?

Resilience-Building Leader Program Inc. completed a Reg CF equity crowdfunding campaign via the StartEngine platform on 19 Dec 2022. We sold almost $1M in stock to almost 200 investors. Visit our Investors page.

Can I invest in Resilience-Building Leader Program?

We are currently not accepting outside investments.

How do I sell my Resilience-Building Leader Program stock?

StartEngine investors that want to sell their RBLP® stock should contact the investor team at [email protected] for guidance on that process. The StartEngine team will help coordinate the required paperwork for investors that have already identified buyers for their stock. Visit our Investors page.

How do I access my RBLP® account?

Access your account.

How do I reset my RBLP® password? 

Reset your password.

Where can I find my exam booking? 

Find your exam booking.