The Convention Industry Council launched the Certified Meeting Professional (CMP)® programme in 1985 to enhance the knowledge and performance of meeting professionals, promote the status and credibility of the meeting profession, and advance uniform standards of practice.
Today, the CMP credential is recognized globally as the badge of excellence in the meeting, convention, exhibition, and event industry. The qualifications for certification are based on professional experience, education, and a rigorous exam. The CMP exam was developed and is maintained by meeting professionals from all over the world who volunteer their time to ensure that the programme reflects the best practices in the meeting management field.
The CMP programme aims to increase the professionalism of meeting management professionals in all sectors of the industry by:
The CMP certification programme is a two-part process in which you must complete the CMP application to demonstrate your eligibility, and then successfully pass a written examination covering the functions performed in meeting management.
To facilitate the accumulation of the CE Clock Hours for CMP certification/re-certification, SACEOS is offering the following educational programmes with approved CE Clock Hours:
For individuals who wish to clock in his/her CE clock hours upon completion of the accredited programmes are to send in his/her EIC account information (i.e. First & Last Names and Email Account used to create his/her EIC account) to Secretariat at firstname.lastname@example.org within 30 days after completion of programme.
To provide a well-rounded environment for individuals preparing to take the CMP examination, an individual can sign up for a CMP package with SACEOS which includes the following:
Note that the CMP Application Fee of USD 250.00 and CMP Examination Fee of USD 450.00 are payable directly to EIC.
A snapshot of how SACEOS CMP package works:
For any queries/assistance, please contact the Secretariat at email@example.com or +65 9732 3941.