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Government Performance Manager Certification 

 Professional Level

With the Professional 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. 

Analyze data and make informed decisions

The Professional Level requires the CGPM Associate Level Certification plus a full-week program that encompasses: Data Analytics, Benchmarking, and Performance-based Budgeting with a total of 40 CPE Credits.  

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.

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Leaders, key stakeholders, and project teams





$4285 USD

Course Objectives

Refresh and expand your understanding of descriptive and inferential statistics as they relate to performance data Assess your agency's readiness for performance-based budgeting. Practice the 10 steps methodology and apply it to your government organization. 


Implement cutting-edge methodologies for analyzing your performance data to figure out how to make improvements


Understand requirements and guidelines for reporting of performance information



Visualize and Communicate via
Scorecards and Dashboards


Understand the cost of providing government
services while identifying opportunities for cost saving

Steve Olkewicz

Course Instructor

Steve Olkewicz

* Course instructors may vary based on the availability of our fellows

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Course Agenda

 Data Analytics

16 CPE Credits

Understand best practices used to collect better data, gain access to a single version of the truth across the entity, and understand how to best disseminate various types of data (Dashboards, Visualization, Embedded Analytics) throughout the organization.


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8 CPE Credits

Recognize benchmarking as a tool with helps improve performance in an organization. Learn to determine the appropriate type of benchmarking for your organization​ and understand the steps involved with a benchmarking effort


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 Performance-Based Budgeting

16 CPE Credits

Realize the importance, concepts, and organizational challenges with the long-term impact of transitioning to a performance-based approach. Learn how to understand the cost of providing government services while identifying opportunities for cost savings.
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Why Learn With The

Performance Institute?


Subject Matter Experts

We provide cutting-edge expertise in the design, implementation, and evaluation of strategies to solve operational challenges and enhance individual, managerial and organizational performance.


Proved Methodology

The Certified Government Performance Manager (CGPM) program helps organizations build strategy and performance management competencies across all levels of government.


CPE/ NASBA Accredited

Performance Institute is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors.

Why Learn With The

Performance Institute?

The Performance Institute is a nonpartisan, private think tank seeking to improve public and private sector performance through the principles of transparency, accountability, performance, and engagement. We provide CPE and NASBA accredited trainings and certifications in performance-related areas, such as benchmarking, strategic planning, and emotional intelligence.


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