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Become a Certified Government Performance Manager

What is the Government Performance Manager Certification?

With the Government Performance Manager (CGPM) Certification Program, you will acquire the skills and tools needed to make you the lead performance management resource for your organization. This comprehensive program is designed to equip professionals like you with the knowledge and skills needed to effectively manage and improve government performance. 


By taking our online training, you will gain a deep understanding of key performance management concepts and best practices. At the Performance Institute, we offer a full suite of Certified Government Performance Manager training programs that will allow you to determine your future as a government performance manager.

Associate Level
Professional Level
Advanced Level

1. Associate Level

Build the foundation for performance measurement and management in your organization. With the Associate Certified Government Performance Manager (CGPM) program, you will acquire the skills and tools needed to make you the lead performance management resource for your organization. 

As a candidate for our Associate level certificate, you will complete a full-week program with 40 CPE Credits.  

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Strategic Planning

16 CPE Credits
2 Days

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   Logic Model   

8 CPE Credits
1 Day

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Developing Performance Measures

16 CPE Credits
2 Days

Once you complete these courses, you will take A 50-question test and upon successful completion, you will be awarded your Government Performance Manager Associate Certification. 

2. Professional Level

The Professional Level requires the CGPM Associate Level Certification plus a full-week program with a total of 40 CPE Credits.  

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CGPM Associate Level Certification

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Data Analytics

16 CPE Credits
2 Days



8 CPE Credits
1 Day

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Performance-Based Budgeting

16 CPE Credits
2 Days
Once you complete these courses, you will take the professional-level test and upon successful completion, you will be awarded your Government Performance Manager Professional Certification.

3. Advanced Level

Our Advanced Level Certification builds upon your professional level certification and two new courses:

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CGPM Professional Level Certification

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Advanced Performance Management

24 CPE Credits
3 Days

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Integrating Performance Management and Program Evaluation

16 CPE Credits
2 Days

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Capstone Project

40 CPE Credits
In addition to these two courses, you are required to complete a capstone projectUpon completion of your project, a team of performance institute fellows will review and grade your project. Once your capstone project is approved you will be awarded your Government Performance Manager Advanced Certification.