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The Kansas Society of Association Executives
What is a CMP?
Recommended Reading from EIC
1. CMP International Standards
Detailed Information on the CMP Application and renewal process, please contact the Events Industry Council at (202) 376-1190 or www.eventscouncil.org/CMP.
2018 Testing Dates
Applications must be submitted online. Approval takes 3-5 weeks upon submission and is valid for 1 year
Preparing for the CMP
Preparing for the CMP exam is crucial for your success. KSAE is partnering with the Michigan Society (MSAE) to offer a virtual study group at the member rate. (Make sure to indicate you're an KSAE member to get the discount!)
Begins in March for August Exams
*Applicants can use approx. 10-13 CEs on CMP Application (Varies on Application Submission date)
*This session has been approved by the Events Industry Council’s (EIC) CMP Preferred Provider Program
The study group meets twice monthly by conference call for 5 months to prepare for the August exams. All calls are recorded and accessible later if you miss one or want to review domains. The course includes CMP mentoring, several practice tests and a full practice exam.
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CMPs must recertify every five years to maintain the credential.