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CBM Essentials

Register today for the #1 certificate in competency-based management essentials.

Learn the key fundamentals of launching a data driven competency framework from the world's leading competency experts. Learn how to define your peoples' gaps and strengths, future-proof your hiring process, and measure talent using an objective evidence-based process, with tips and industry secrets that you won't find anywhere else. 

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Competency-Based Management Essentials

Course Length
3 sessions / 6 hours of learning time

Dates: December 1, 3, & 7, 2021
Format: Delivered 100% Online!

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Talent Management Orientation/Foundation

An orientation to competency-based management, and how this approach facilitates higher levels of productivity contributing to improved bottom-line results.


Career Development
& HR Planning

Understand the processes of Human Resource Planning, Career Development and Succession Management; And how competencies facilitate your workforce planning.


Competency-Based Selection & Development

Develop and implement a competency-based selection system that results in reliable, fair, and valid selection decisions.


Competency-Based Performance Management

Design and implement a modern Performance Management program aimed at improving productivity in line with your business goals.


Competency-Based Learning & Development

Assess and develop your employees to ensure that they have the competencies and skills to perform effectively in their current as well as in future jobs.


Integrated Talent Management Systems

Learn how to design and implement a full-scope CBM system within your organization to turn your plans into reality.

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Who should enroll?

The CBM Certification Program is designed for:

  • HR Directors
  • HR Managers
  • L&D Managers
  • HR Executives and Leaders
  • HR Consultants
  • Talent Managers
  • Organizational Designers
  • Project Managers




The research says it all.

Competency-Based Management has resulted in:


reduction in turnover due to increased employee satisfaction.


greater likelihood of increased revenue.


improvement in employee performance.

Here's what people are saying about Competency Academy's courses:

Amy Lewis

Amy Lewis

Director, Learning and Organizational Development at Bluebeam, Inc.

“This was a very useful deep dive into how to design a competency-based talent management initiative. I feel much more equipped to design a business case and develop a framework for the doing the work. I trusted the expertise of HRSG.”


Melody Sian

People Operations and Compensation Manager at Prove

“This course was eye-opening, and I am eager to implement a competency-based program at my organization.”


David Teixeira

Talent Specialist at Humber College, Toronto

“The presenters of this program are engaging, knowledgeable, and excellent trainers. This was an excellent introduction to Competency Based Management.”


Emily Mason

Sales Trainer at ResMed

“Thank you for the training!  I was able to extract some great learning I can set in motion immediately.”


Unparalleled insights.
Amazing value.

When you register for our CBM Essentials program, you get access to 6 hours of training from the world's top competency experts. But you also get so much more. We've packed this program with value, so you can see an immediate return on your investment in yourself.


  • A certificate issued from the Institute of HR Management, Inc. 
  • Live Q&A with our experts about your competency project
  • Recordings of all sessions & additional learning resources delivered to your inbox within 24 hours of each session


  • 20 min consulting call with a CBM expert (by request) (a $250 value)
  • 6 Professional Development Credits (PDC) for SHRM-CP® + 6.00 Recertification Credits from HRCI
  • Complimentary access to 12 Competency-Based Management e-books  

Get ahead in 2022 with CBM Essentials

$1570 USD

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About HRSG/Institute of Human Resources Management Inc.


HRSG is an award-winning Competency-Based HR solutions and technology company based in Ottawa, Ontario – Canada. For 30 years, HRSG has worked with a range of industries to define talent needs, address skill deficiencies, and improve individual and organizational performance.

Clients include global corporations and small or midsized organizations operating in sectors such as logistics, accounting, technology, banking, HR, manufacturing, sales and marketing, and many more.

Together, our team of senior consultants, industrial-organizational psychologists, and subject-matter experts develop and deploy competency content, technology, and strategy to address some the most complex challenges in today’s people and talent management environment.

Questions? We've got answers:

HRSG's CBM Essential training will be delivered in three, 2-hour sessions on December 1st, 3rd, and 7th at 10:00 AM (EDT). Each session will have different topics including action plans and assignments.

Total course time: 6 hours.

Our experts will deliver this course live through Go To Meeting or Zoom.

By registering to this CBM course, you agree to our refund policy below: 

You will receive a full refund (minus 3% admin fee) if you choose to cancel your registration anytime before November 20th, 2021.

No refunds will be issued after November 20th, 2021 for cancellations.

Please note: HRSG reserves the right to cancel the CBM Certification Program for any reason at anytime. If the program was cancelled by HRSG, you will be refunded in full.

The certification program costs USD $1,570 per person and it will include study materials and booklets related to Competency-Based Management.

Please note: price includes applicable taxes and fees.


HRSG’s Competency-Based Management Certificate is an internationally recognized program and has been delivered to hundreds of professionals globally. Upon completion, you will be an accredited Competency-Based Management Professional and a certificate will be issued to you.

This program has been pre-approved and is valid for 6 Professional Development Credits (PDC) for SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP®recertification and 6.00 HR (General) recertification credit hours toward aPHR™, aPHRi™, PHR®, PHRca®, SPHR®, GPHR®, PHRi™ and SPHRi™recertification through HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®).

Please contact us for preferred pricing at training@hrsg.ca.

This certificate is designed for HR professionals, leaders and executives, but anyone can register. The only prerequisite you need to have is an interest in developing your HR career and understanding the concepts and practices HR professionals use to address current challenges in attracting, retaining and developing talent.

This CBM certification training program moves you from theory to real world application, building skills and knowledge in competency-based management. This program focuses on workable competency-based solutions; giving you the skills to critically analyze specific issues, and design high-impact strategies that can start to work now. HRSG’s program teaches participants the skills needed to design develop and implement a competency-based program for their organization. The program utilizes a blend of best practices, case studies, technology, techniques, models and the latest research in the field.

Please contact HRSG's Partnerships and Sales Manager: Oudai Altabbaa

E: training@hrsg.ca or call 1-866-574-7041 ext. 265.


An HR certificate you can count on.


Get certified by the world's leading competency experts. Space is limited, please reserve your spot as soon as possible.


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