Accredited Training Providers

APMG International has accredited the following individuals and trainers to teach Foundation CPTC courses. Please contact the trainer directly and register for a course.

Jamie Gillenwater – Individual Trainer – Classroom, Online Virtual Classroom

Chris Hester – Individual Trainer – Self-paced eLearning, Classroom, Online Virtual Classroom

Kit Brown-Hoekstra, Individual Trainer – Classroom, Online Virtual Classroom

Alan Houser – Individual Trainer – Classroom, Online Virtual Classroom

Amanda Lewanski  – Individual Trainer

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) – Classroom

Seneca College – Classroom

Wilmington University – Classroom


Upcoming Training Courses

Available any time: 

Online CPTC Foundation exam prep class with trainers Jamie Gillenwater and Chris Hester. This self-paced course provides videos, a course guidebook, reading assignments, and online discussions. Register at any time, and then work through modules on your schedule. Details:

May 14-15, 2020 – Group Wellesley

  • CPTC Exam Preparation Training Course; 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM – Preconference Workshop – STC Summit

Group Wellesley is an authorized trainer to deliver the CPTC Exam Preparation Course.This 2-day workshop (Thursday 14 May, and Friday 15 May) covers all the knowledge and concepts necessary to pass the CPTC Foundation Certification exam.

The course is highly interactive with mini-projects and group exercises.

The registration fee for the CPTC Exam Prep Training course is $1045 USD for STC members, and $1295 USD for non-members. The registration fee is paid directly to Group Wellesley.  The registration fee does include the fee to take the exam. For more information about the course, to register and pay for this workshop go to this website: . Select the May 14-15 2020, STC Summit option.

Classes Start Every 8 Weeks

  • Wilmington University – Bachelor of Science in Communication which includes CPTC – Foundation Certification as part of your degree