GSMA is proud to offer our first ever industry accreditation. This initiative supports our mission to unlock the full power of connectivity, ensuring that people, industries, and society thrive in an increasingly digital world, whilst also raising standards and closing skills gaps across the global telecoms industry.

Backed by decades of experience in mobile policy, the GSMA is expertly positioned to guide the sector in establishing industry best practice. Gain deep insights into critical regulatory areas like spectrum allocation, data privacy, network neutrality, and consumer protection.

Benefits for Professionals

Earning a GSMA accreditation demonstrates a commitment to industry best practices and expertise. You will validate your knowledge and skills, positioning yourself as a subject matter authority in the rapidly evolving telecommunications industry. Continuous learning will support you in staying ahead in a competitive professional landscape through ongoing professional development.

Format and Duration

  • Self-paced online modules: Learn at your own pace on the GSMA Advance learning platform.
  • Live seminars: Engage with GSMA experts in interactive, live online seminar sessions.
  • Coursework: Apply your knowledge through submitted assignments.

This is a six-week course. The course will start on 9 September and end on 18 October. You will gain access to the first module on 9 September.

The GSMA Advance Best Practice in Public Policy and Regulatory Impact Accreditation

Upon completion of all modules, assessments and a final knowledge check, participants will be issued with a GSMA Advance Accreditation in Best Practice in Public Policy and Regulatory Impact. This will be valid for two years. Thereafter, participants will be required to refresh their accreditation at two-year intervals.

Who Is This for?

This accreditation has been designed for telecoms professionals (and those working with telecoms professionals) whose role interests with policy, regulatory, compliance and legal.


Applicants must have at least 1 year of experience in the telecoms industry.

Registration Fee

The registration fee is $2500. GSMA members benefit from a 20% discount.

If you are interested in a group registration, email [email protected].

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