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MPI Potomac CMP Preparation Class- Spring 2020


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, February 24, 2020 and take place 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm each successive Monday evening through the final class on Monday, April 27, 2020.  

Note:  Due to Easter Monday, class will be held on Tuesday, April 14 that week.


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, February 24, 2020 - Monday, April 27, 2020

  • Where

  • National Manufacturers Association
    733 10th Street NW
    Suite 700
    Closest Metro: Metro Center
    Washington, District of Columbia 20001

  • Capacity

  • 25 (10 remaining)