Providing cost-effective and affordable instructor-led online management certification prep

LIVE Online Certification Prep (Pilot Program)

Not enough time to learn in the classroom? Having trouble focusing during self-study sessions at home? Need assistance in preparing for your CM or FoM Exams?

Beginning Fall 2016, applicants can participate in a certification prep pilot program to complete the CM certification and FoM certificate programs via instructor-led LIVE Online study. This cost-effective and affordable training format puts instructor-led training within reach of all applicants without the cost or inconvenience of traveling beyond one's desktop.

What is Instructor-Led LIVE Online Certification Prep?

This new certification prep format allows applicants to conveniently access LIVE Online training instruction that prepares them to take the CM or FoM exams. Applicants learn from the comfort of their home or office on a PC, MAC, or mobile device, eliminating the time and inconvenience of traveling to a training site. Short, 60-minute, interactive sessions accommodate busy schedules for both US and international applicants, making LIVE Online an efficient and effective way to learn.

Live Online Graphic What is a typical LIVE Online session like?

LIVE Online Certification Prep uses Citrix GoToMeeting to deliver LIVE sessions administered by The Center for Professional Training and Development, an ICPM Authorized Instructional Partner. Sessions are specially designed to foster engagement and collaboration by employing a blend of discussion, polling, quizzes, application-based exercises, and more! Additionally, all sessions are recorded for asynchronous viewing so you never have to miss a session and can review one or more sessions again! Try before you buy by registering to attend a FREE LIVE Online Preview.

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What is the cost for LIVE Online Certification Prep and what does it include?

LIVE Online Certification Prep includes the same high-quality training materials used in ICPM's CM and FoM classroom programs, LIVE instructor-led training, final exams, and shipping all at a fraction of the cost of an MBA! Pricing options include:

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$ 1,780 USD

CM LIVE Online Bundle
  • includes:
  • Instructor-led LIVE Online Training
  • CM application fee
  • 3 CM study books
  • 3 CM certification exams
  • e-Learning Center access

$ 650 USD *

CM LIVE Online Module Package
  • includes:
  • Instructor-led LIVE Online Training
  • Portion of CM application fee
  • 1 CM study book
  • 1 CM certification exam
  • e-Learning Center access

* The CM Live Online Module Package includes only one module of the three module CM program.

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$ 840 USD

FoM LIVE Online Bundle
  • includes:
  • Instructor-led LIVE Online Training
  • FoM application fee
  • FoM study book
  • e-Learning Center access
  • FoM online exam

How do I enroll in the LIVE Online Certification Prep?

Applicants can enroll and pay online up to one week before scheduled class sessions begin. For the CM certification, applicants may register for a single module or all three modules at once and save! CM modules can be taken in any order so you can start with module 1, 2, or 3. Currently scheduled sessions include:

FoM Sessions (Spring 2017):

  • Tuesday, January 17th -- Wednesday, March 1st

CM Sessions (Spring 2017):

  • Module 1: Tuesday, February 7th -- Wednesday, March 8th
  • Module 2: Tuesday, March 21st -- Wednesday, April 19th
  • Module 3: Tuesday, May 2nd -- Wednesday, May 31st

Don't see a session that accommodates your schedule? Contact to suggest an alternate date or time.

What are the system requirements for LIVE Online?

A computer with a reliable Internet connection, webcam, and microphone are all it takes to get started. Other system requirements include:

PC Minimum Requirements
  • - Internet Explorer 9, Mozilla Firefox 34, Google Chrome 39 (JavaScript enabled) or the latest version of each
  • - Windows XP, Windows Server 2008 or later
  • - Cable modem, DSL or better Internet connection (1 Mbps or faster)
  • - Dual-core 2.4GHz CPU or faster with 2GB or more of RAM
  • - If using VoIP for audio, a microphone and speakers or a USB headset
  • - Webcam (built into most laptops)
Mac Minimum Requirements
  • - Safari 6, Firefox 34, Google Chrome 39 (JavaScript enabled) or the latest version of each
  • - Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion) or newer
  • - Cable modem, DSL or better Internet connection (1 Mbps or faster)
  • - Dual-core 2.4GHz CPU or faster with 2GB or more of RAM
  • - If using VoIP for audio, a microphone and speakers or a USB headset
  • - Webcam (built into most laptops)


What Customers are Saying CM Quote Icon

"During my participation in the Certified Management program, I felt empowered to make positive changes in my career. The program was supported with excellent training material that provided an opportunity for me to enhance my management skills. As a result of the Certification Program, I have excelled in my current role and gained respect from the leader of the organization. "
Monique Easley, CM - Mortgage Loan Originator, Star One Credit Union, Sunnyvale, CA
"The CM Certification allowed me to translate my managerial experiences and leadership in the military to corporate America."
Mario Martin, CM - , US Navy Enlisted: E8
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