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MPI Potomac CMP Preparation Class- Fall 2019


The MPI Potomac CMP Preparation Course is an ten-week course facilitated by local, experienced CMPs and includes handouts for each section, complete information about the exam, and test taking tips. Some of the many benefits of being a part of the study course include:

  • Clarification of complex material and concepts
  • Great time management assistance
  • Learning CMP test-taking tips
  • Support and encouragement

This ten-week study course will begin Monday, August 19, 2019 and take place 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm each successive Monday evening through the final class on Monday, October 21, 2019.  

Note:  There are a few weeks when class will not be held on Monday, but instead on another day due to holidays and venue availability

The following are exceptions to Monday classes: 

Tuesday, September 3
Tuesday, October 1
Tuesday, October 15


Study Group Materials:

  • The EIC Manual 9th Edition Hard Copy ($99.95 USD) or E-Book ($69.95 USD) is the main text for the prep course. All material in the book will be covered and the CMP exam is based on the material in this text. 

    The following materials are recommended and will supply supplemental understanding to the main text. These will be referenced in the prep course but are not required:
    • Professional Meeting Management 6th Edition ($110.00 USD)
    • Events Industry Council Glossary ($35.00 USD)

Click here to purchase study group materials

Participation in the CMP study group is not a guarantee of passing the CMP exam. 


  • When

  • Monday, August 19, 2019 - Monday, October 21, 2019

  • Where

  • American Gas Association
    400 N. Capitol Street, NW
    Suite 450
    Closest Metro: Union Station
    Washington, District of Columbia 20001