Meeting Essentials

About the Course

MPI’s Meeting Essentials course is for novice meeting and event professionals who want to enhance their skills and competencies.

This course is geared towards the length of time in the industry and aligns with the MBECS (Meeting and Business Events Competency Standards). The course represents a foundation of knowledge that every event professional needs to execute and deliver high-quality, relevant meetings

Participants of this course receive:

  • 28 clock hours in CMP-IS Strategic Domain A:  Strategic Planning

Course Overview

  • Module 1:  Determine Stakeholders
  • Module 2:  Outline Objectives & Set Metrics 
  • Module 3:  Budget  
  • Module 4:  Design
  • Module 5:  Marketing
  • Module 6:  Measure ROI, ROO
  • Module 7:  Professionalism
  • Module 8:  Administration
  • Module 9:  Business Communication
  • Module 10: People Management




Available Courses

This course is only available online.


Future Deliveries

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