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 $595 registration fee includes the three-day training sessions, the CGMP Handbook, and the exam. In order to sit for the exam, you must attend all three days of the course.
If you have not been a member of SGMP for 6 months, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for instructions.
The upcoming CGMP class will be held at the
Hyatt Regency Crystal CIty
2799 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, VA 22202
The hotel is holding a courtesy block of hotel rooms until March 21, 2017. The rate is $242/night plus 13.25% tax.
The group name is CGMP CLASS – SPRING 2017 - please call 888-421-1442 to make reservations.
Shuttle service is provided from the Crystal City Metro.
The class schedule is Tuesday - Thursday April 4-6, 2017 - 9:00a - 5:00p
The exam will be given Friday, April 7, 2017 from 9a - 11a.