CGMP

The Certified Government Meeting Professional designation (“CGMP”) is designed for planners and suppliers whose work is governed by the rules and regulations of the federal government. Individuals who have earned their CGMP have obtained the highest designation available that is specifically for government meeting professionals.

To be eligible to take the course, you must be an SGMP member in good standing for six months or be a member with more than one year of experience in the hospitality industry. The $500 registration fee includes the three-day training sessions and and the exam that is administered on the morning of the fourth day. In order to sit for the exam, you must attend all three days of the course. You are also required to purchase the CGMP manual seperately for $95.

Course Material & Fee

CGMP Class & Exam $500
Required CGMP Manual $95

In order to register, you must be a current member and login to our website. Once you have logged in, you will be able to register by selecting the course under “Upcoming Events” in “MEMBERS ONLY” once the course registration has opened (this page does not provide registration, only information about upcoming courses). If you are not paying by credit card (Visa, MasterCard, or American Express), please select “Bill Me” when checking out to have an invoice immediately sent to your email address.

In order to purchase the CGMP manual, you must be a current member and login to our website. Once you have logged in, you will be able to purchase the manual by selecting the item under “Online Store” in “MEMBERS ONLY.” If you are not paying by credit card (Visa, MasterCard, or American Express), please select “Bill Me” when checking out to have an invoice immediately sent to your email address.

Here are some links to help you explore what the CGMP is all about and how to get there. It’s well worth the effort!

Benefits of CGMP

Upcoming Courses