10 Knowledge Domains
1. Strategic Planning, Professionalism
2. Event Design
3. Stakeholder, Staff, and Volunteer Management
4. Event Marketing
5. Risk Management, Financial Administration, and Site Management
The course builds up the participants’ skills in financial administration and risk management. It prepares participants to forecast risks; conceptualize, implement, monitor, and evaluate the prospective risks in an event; as well as manage effectively the site infrastructure and logistics plan. The course also includes designing security and emergency response plans.
The (EIC) of Washington DC, USA launched the Certified Meeting Professional (CMP)® program in 1985 to enhance the knowledge and performance of meeting professionals, promote the status and credibility of the meeting and events profession, and advance uniform standards of practice.
Today, the CMP credential is recognized globally as the badge of excellence in the meeting, convention, exhibition, and event industry. The qualifications for certification are based on professional experience, education, and an exam.