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Capital: Demystifying the CMP Exam for Young Professionals Webcast

Presented By PCMA Capital Chapter

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February 20, 2014 6:00 PM UTC until February 20, 2014 7:30 PM UTC

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Are you a student or young professional with an eye on taking the CMP Exam? Well, good news... now you can take the CMP Exam just two years out of college! In this webcast, PCMA Capital Chapter will have a representative from CIC demystify the application process, as well as how to begin tracking your Term Clock Hours (TCHs), which can be converted into Continuing Education Units (CEUs). A recent CMP graduate will also be featured and she will share helpful tips on the process of obtaining your CMP.  Our speakers will provide an overview of the benefits of taking the exam, as well as spotlight some areas that may prove challenging to emerging professionals.

Learning Objectives & Takeaways:
  • Find out if you are eligible to take the CMP exam
  • Get tips on the application process
  • Find out what continuing education units (CEUs) qualify and how to track them
  • Find out why you should consider CMP accreditation; what are the professional benefits?
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Event Type: Chapter Event

Continuing Education Credit

0 Credits

2016 Capital Chapter Calendar of Events

Be sure to check out the Capital Chapter event photos here. Thank you to Christie's Photographic Solutions for capturing all of these great moments. 


Monday, July 18, 2016

Event: Capital Chapter REBOOT 2016

Location: The Watergate Hotel

2650 Virginia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20037

Registration coming soon


Thursday, August 25, 2016

Event: Meetings Industry Contracts 101

Location: Hilton Alexandria Old Town 

1767 King St., Alexandria, VA 22314

Registration coming soon


Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Event: Major Education Event

Location: FHI 360

1825 Connecticut Avenue NW 8th Floor Washington, DC 20009

Registration coming soon


The PCMA Capital Chapter - PRG Host a Planner Scholarship   

Capital Chapter Planner Members, click here to learn more about the PCMA Capital Chapter - PRG Host a Planner Scholarship.   


2016 PCMA Capital Chapter Board of Directors Meetings   Meetings will start promptly at 9:00 am commencing with a 15 minute Open Forum.  Chapter members are invited to attend the meeting and participate in the open forum. The time given to each person is dependent upon how many people request to speak.  Members may attend and observe the meeting but may not speak, make motions, or vote.  Members must leave the room should the board go into Executive Session. Board Meeting Dates


Jan 10-13        Convening Leaders - Vancouver

Jan 28             Experient

Feb 18             American for the Arts

Mar 17             Experient

Apr 21             American for the Arts

May 19            Experient

Jun 16             Mid-Year Retreat

Jun 16             American for the Arts-pending

Jun 26-29        PCMA Education Conference – St. Louis     

Jul 21              Experient

Aug 18             American for the Arts

Sep 15             Experient

Oct 10             Fall Retreat – Planning for 2017

Oct 20             American for the Arts

Nov 17            Experient

Dec 15            American for the Arts


Meeting Locations: 

4401 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 500, Arlington, VA 22203


Americans for the Arts
1000 Vermont Ave NW #6, Washington, DC 20005

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