Program for Excellence in Municipal Management

The DC Government’s Certified Public Manager training program, the Program for Excellence in Municipal Management (PEMM), is administered by the Government’s Office of Personnel in conjunction with the George Washington University’s Center for Excellence in Public Leadership, which is contracted to provide the actual instructional program.  For further information on  the District’s PEMM, contact its Program Manager, Errol Arthur by e-mail, or by phone on 202- 727-1523.  Information on the upcoming 19th class for the PEMM program is as follows:

Apply for the DC Certified Public Manager Program

The Center for Workforce Development is accepting applications for the 19th Cohort of the Certified Public Manager Program until June 2, 2006.  Classes will begin on June 26, 2006, and graduation will take place in September, 2007.

The Certified Public Manager Program (CPM) is a senior management training program conducted by The George Washington University Center for Excellence in Public Leadership.

All permanent DC government employees at or above grade DS-13 are eligible to apply for the CPM Program.  Again, the application deadline for the next class of CPMs is June 2, 2006.

CPM Program Applications and program brochures are available in PDF format online, or can be picked up at the Center for Workforce Development office, One Judiciary Square, 441 4th Street, NW, Suite 850N.

For further information, please contact Errol Arthur, CPM Program Manager, at 202-727-1523.