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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.

This course is currently full.

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Early-Bird Deadline
March 8, 2022

Competency-Based Management Essentials

Course Length
3 sessions / 6 hours of learning time

Dates: March 24, 28, & 30, 2022
Format: Delivered 100% Online!

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Earn Globally Recognized Credentials

Participants who complete the Advanced CBM program earn 6 professional development credits for SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP®1, 6 HRCI® recertification credit hours2, and an official certificate of completion from the Institute of Human Resource Management Inc.®



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

Accreditations you can bank on.

In addition to 6 SHRM credits and 6 HRCI credit hours, all participants who complete the course will receive an official certificate of completion from Institute of Human Resource Management Inc.



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

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Questions About the Program?

Email us at academy@hrsg.ca or call 1-866-574-7041.

Or browse these FAQs

HRSG's CBM Essential training will be delivered in three, 2-hour sessions on March 24th, 28th, and 30th at 10:00 AM (EST). 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 program, you agree to our payment and refund policy terms below:

  1. Competency Academy course/program registration fees paid are NON-REFUNDABLE.
  2. HRSG will only issue full refunds if the program is cancelled without an alternative date. If this program is cancelled, HRSG will announce a new date within 7 business days of cancellation. If no rescheduled date is announced after 7 business days, you will receive a full refund back to your method of purchase.
  3. If you cannot attend the rescheduled date, your registration fee can be used as credits for other programs offered by Competency Academy.
  4. Credits will be valid for 6 months from the date of payment.

The certification program costs $1,500 USD 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 academy@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: academy@hrsg.ca or call 1-866-574-7041 ext. 265.

1 - HRSG is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP® recertification activities.
This program has been pre-approved and is valid for 6 Professional Development Credits (PDC) for SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP®recertification.
For more information about certification or recertification, please visit www.shrmcertification.org

2 - HR Certification Institute’s® (www.HRCI.org) official seal confirms that HRSG meets the criteria for pre-approved recertification credit(s) for any of HRCI’s eight credentials, including SPHR® and PHR®.
This Program has been approved for 6 HR (General) recertification credit hours toward aPHR™, aPHRi™, PHR®, PHRca®, SPHR®, GPHR®, PHRi™ and SPHRi™recertification through HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®).
The use of this official seal confirms that this Activity has met HR Certification Institute’s® (HRCI®) criteria for recertification credit pre-approval.