Certified in Promotional Merchandise (CPM)

Continue your professional development journey with the Certified in Promotional Merchandise Qualification. The CPM qualification is aimed at promotional merchandise professionals with a minimum of 3 years' industry experience.

The BPMA CPM course is the commercially focussed course for promotional merchandise professionals with 2-3 years' experience. Delivering essential training on commercial business skills, pitching, procurement and the fundamentals of finance, the BPMA's fully re-written CPM course is now open. Access to expert learning is via our online learning platform, available 24/7. Benefit from expert knowledge, built by the industry for the industry, complimenting existing company training and development. 

Our 2021 course includes:

  • Introductory webinar
  • Guest speaker webinars
  • Access to CPM course content delivered on line
  • Additional access to all TPM course content
  • Invigilated online exam
  • Online community

Why enrol?

  • A flexible, structured learning programme
  • Online portal can be accessed 24/7
  • Industry specific expert knowledge
  • Fully updated and new content for 2021
  • Cost effective, supported learning for the whole team
  • Compliments company training and development


  • Suitable for staff looking for progression
  • 3 - 5 years industry experience
  • Exam – a 30 minute 40 multiple choice question exam, plus a 45 minute written submission to a typical industry scenario
  • More information about this course will be released soon


Secure Your Place Today!

CPM is now enrolling for January 2022. For more information and to secure your place, please contact [email protected] or call 01372 371 184. 

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The BPMA Education Programme is open BPMA members only. If you are interested in BPMA membership, our education programme and other benefits, please contact [email protected].