How to Earn the CMC

Anyone can claim to be a consultant, but only an individual with the highest level of competency can meet the standards required to become a Certified Management Consultant (CMC). 


To find out how to earn the CMC designation, click on the Stream below that applies to you, and/or click here for a Streams Overview:

Entry Stream - Less than 8 years of management consulting experience. 

Experienced Stream - 8+ years of management consulting experience. 

Executive Stream - 10 or 15 years of executive experience. 

MBA & Continuing Education Stream - For graduates of specific programs

*Please note that the designation requires at least three years of management consulting experience – and you must become a member first before pursuing the designation



Required Courses

Learn more about the required courses below:

Ethical Behaviour

Essentials of Management Consulting

Project Management

Interpersonal Skills

Personal Skills

Questions about Certification? Contact or call us at 416-860-1515/800-268-1148


*Appeals regarding certification decisions should be made in writing to or via mail to:


Attn: Certification

2 St. Clair Avenue West, 18th Floor.

Toronto, ON M4V 1L5