Certified Performance Management Professional. Get Certified

In today's competitive business environment, managing performance is more important than ever. It's not just about meeting targets or achieving goals, but also about driving employee engagement, improving organizational culture, and delivering outstanding results for stakeholders. If you're a manager, a supervisor, a team leader, or a human resources professional, you know how challenging it can be to measure, monitor, and improve performance across the organization. You need to have the right tools, skills, and mindset to succeed. That's why we created the Certified Performance Management Professional program.

Format: Multiple choice
Language: English / French
Passing Score: 70%
Renewal: After 3 years
Duration: 60minutes
Exam mode: online & proctored based
Questions: 50

Learning System

CPMP Self-Study Exam Prep

$ 499.99
  • Personalized digital books (Newest edition)
  • Online study tools with quizzes, practice exam, learning activities and resource center (instructor support not included)
  • CPMP Exam Content Manual (ECM)
  • Hours of pre-recorded video courses
  • Study tips and exam techniques
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GECB CPMP Certification Exams

$ 249.99
  • Your Exam is online and proctored based
  • Use a webcam and a reliable internet connection
  • Take your exam anywhere and anytime
  • Get results immediately
  • Receive your digital badge and share your achievement instantly
  • Use your premium certification right away
  • Access our certification registry anytime for online verification
  • You pay no additional costs for 3 years


CPMP Learning System + Exam + 2nd Chance Exam with Membership

$ 649.99
  • CPMP Learning System and exam voucher
  • 2nd Chance Exam (restrictions apply)
  • Digital books, online quizzes and test with immediate feedback
  • Online study tools with quizzes, practice exams, learning activities and resource center (instructor support not included
  • CPMP Exam Content Manual (ECM)
  • Hours of pre-recorded video courses
  • A digital badge and premium certificate
  • Up to 3 years of certification validity (Renewable)


The Certified Performance Management Professional certification is designed to validate the skills and knowledge of professionals in the field of performance management. This certification demonstrates a deep understanding of the principles and practices of performance management, including goal setting, performance measurement, performance feedback, and coaching. Certified professionals are equipped with the tools and techniques necessary to improve performance outcomes in a variety of settings, including organizations, teams, and individuals. The certification process involves a comprehensive examination that assesses knowledge of key concepts and practical application of performance management principles. Achieving this certification demonstrates a commitment to professional development and a desire to excel in the field of performance management. It will help you enhance your knowledge and expertise in performance management, and gain recognition for your skills and achievements.”

Why getting certified

By becoming a Certified Performance Management Professional, you will be able to Unlock new career opportunities, increase your earning potential and demonstrate that you have the competencies to:

  • Design and implement effective performance management systems that align with organizational strategy, values, and culture
  • Define and measure performance metrics that are relevant, objective, and reliable
  • Analyze performance data and generate insights that drive continuous improvement
  • Provide feedback, coaching, and recognition that enhance employee engagement and motivation
  • Handle performance issues and conflicts with fairness, transparency, and respect
  • Collaborate with stakeholders across the organization to achieve common goals.”

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for our entry-level Certified Performance Management Professional, candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Basic understanding of performance management principles and concepts
  • No requirement for professional experience in performance management
  • Completion of an approved CPMP training program, or equivalent education.
  • Passing score on the CPMP certification exam.

Alternatively, candidates may also qualify for the certification if they have a degree or higher education in any field or if they are currently enrolled in an performance management program. However, regardless of the profile, each candidate must pass the CPMP certification exam.

Pre requisite

The Performance Management Professional (CPMP) Certification has no formal pre-requisites. Completion of an E-Course is not mandatory from GECB portal, but we highly recommend.

Application and exam

  • Step 1: Determine your eligibility
  • Step 2: Choose your learning option
  • Step 2: Purchase your CPMP bundle
  • Step 3: Receive your personalized manual and study it deeply
  • Step 4: Schedule your exam (day and time)
  • Step 5: Get certified in case of successful completion
  • Step 6: Receive your digital badge and premium certificate suitable for framing
  • Step 7: Check your certification status at any time on the GECB website


Each GECB certificate is valid for three (3) years. For your certification to remain active in our registry, you must simply demonstrate minimum Continuing Professional Education (CPEs) or development and pay the required recertification fees (149 USD for 3 years). A new premium digital certificate is then issued by our Global Certification Board.


  • Module 1 Introduction to Performance Management
    Module 2 Performance Planning
    Module 3 Monitoring and Tracking Performance
    Module 4 Performance Appraisal and Feedback
    Module 5 Performance Improvement Plans
    Module 6 Performance Management Implementation
    Module 7 Performance Management for Remote Teams
    Module 8 Performance Management for Leadership
    Module 9 Performance Management Tools and Techniques
    Module 10 Performance Management System Design and Implementation

Learning options for any study style


Ideal for self-starters and those with unpredictable schedules. The self-study option means you can learn on your own anytime, day or night — whatever best accommodates your schedule. The Learning System includes both digital books and access to an online, interactive platform. Contact us.



Ideal for individuals who prefer a structured study environment. Instructor-led classes are offered by approved GECB partners worldwide. These traditional classes combine the Learning System with the guidance of a GECB-recognized instructor and provide valuable peer discussion and networking. Contact us.



Ideal for those who want instructor support but can’t attend classes at a set time. Instructor-supported online classes are offered either through pre-recorded video courses or personalized assistance. You may be assigned one instructor for the duration of your program, but there is no required meeting time, so you can complete assignments on your own schedule. Contact us.


Corporate and group

Ideal for small and large groups for self-study or instructor-led classes. We’ll help you organize groups of self-study or instructor-led classes virtually. Whether participants are local to one site or geographically dispersed, structured learning and online group reporting will help track progress and optimize your training investment. Contact us.