CMP Study Group

SPRING 2018 Study Group
Generously hosted by the Embassy Suites by Hilton Dallas Park Central, 13131 North Central Expressway, Dallas,  Texas  75243.

THE STUDY GROUP:  The CMP Study Group is comprised of educational sessions exclusively focused on the study and review of CIC’s International Standards (CMP-IS), as well as the purpose of earning Continuing Education Units (CEUs) to become a Certified Meeting Professional. This program currently meets once a week for (8) weeks and covers the (9) different domains specified in CMP-IS defined by the CMP governing body, the Events Industry Council (EIC) (

Facilitated by local CMP industry experts, each session includes a copy of EIC’s CMP International Standards guide, the CIC CMP Handbook, the presentation (handout) from each session, guidance and review of the CMP application, and general information about the exam process.

Spring 2018 class details:

Class registration: January 8 – February 12, 2018
CMP Kickoff Networking Event – February 12 or 13. TBD.
Spring class schedule – February 19 – April 16 (8 weeks)
Day/Time – Mondays, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Break/Bi-Week – Spring break week of March 12
Personal prep week – Monday, April 23
Study Day – Saturday, April 28
Exam schedule – May 4 – 13
CREDITS: The Workshop course counts for 16 continuing education hours (two (2) clock hours per session) toward the current CMP application requirement

Registration for the CMP Study Spring 2018 Session is now open! Email Charlene Edwards, CMP, for more information on the Spring class –