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Maintaining Your APMP Certification (CEUs)

Each level of APMP certification requires that you maintain your credentials through ongoing professional development, measured in Continued Education Units (CEUs).

Certified members have two years to earn the required number of CEUs, after which the certification is renewed another two years (and the count of CEUs resets to zero).

APMP Certification Level Required CEUs
to Maintain Certification
Foundation 20 CEUs
Practitioner 40 CEUs
Professional 40 CEUs

How to Earn CEUs

Professional development through event attendance. Experiencing education provided by the industry’s best and brightest is a direct path to reinforce the best practices you already know, as well as potentially enlighten you and help you stay familiar with current trends in the profession.

  • CEUs are prorated in the case of partial attendance
APMP Bid & Proposal Con Annual Conference 15-20 CEUs
APMP Career Accelerator Workshop 10 CEUs
APMP Chapter Conference/Symposium 10 CEUs
APMP Webinar 1 CEU

Serving the profession as a volunteer leader. Your time spent as an APMP volunteer leader can provide countless opportunities for professional (and personal) growth.

  • You must remain in good standing throughout your years' tenure
  • CEUs are prorated in the case of partial years' service
APMP Board of Directors 20 CEUs
APMP Chapter Board of Directors 15 CEUs
APMP Committees 15 CEUs

Contributing content. Preparing for and presenting educational content for APMP and related audiences should provide you with new insights and information as you research and organize your contribution.

  • Content must be related to the proposal industry specifically
Educational presentation (in-person or online) 10 CEUs
Book published (print and/or online) 10 CEUs
Article/column/blog published (print and/or online) 5 CEUs
Podcast published 5 CEUs

Other activities. The Certification body at APMP is open to considering other efforts and experiences as qualifying toward earning CEUs.

  • A panel of evaluators will review these claims and assess the appropriate number of CEUs on a case-by-case basis.

 

Learn more about Tracking and Claiming CEUs