The MCPPO program has classes that will benefit a wide range of public employees, including anyone with responsibility for public procurement, contracting for public works and building projects, contract management or oversight, or auditing in Massachusetts, such as:
- Procurement officials and staff
- Superintendents, school business officials and staff
- Public works directors and staff
- Housing authority officials
- Architects and engineers performing public work
- Department heads, contracting officers and staff
Please register and pay online for our classes. If you are unable to pay online, then please use the MCPPO Fall Registration Form for September - December classes and mail in your payment. Please note that we cannot complete your registration until we receive payment. Thank you! We look forward to seeing you in class.
If you need to renew your MCPPO designation or MSBA-related certificate, but have been unable to take the required classes or earn continuing education credits because of the state of emergency, don’t worry. We have extended all deadlines until October 31, 2020. If you need an additional extension or have other concerns please notify us at MA-IGO-Training@mass.gov.
Current class schedule - Registration closes two weeks before a class starts
Please see the MCPPO Program Class Cancellation and Attendance Policy before registering.
Please see the MCPPO Online Class Technical Specifications before registering.
Blackboard login information will be emailed to registrants two business days before a class starts.
MCPPO Designation Classes
Public Contracting Overview
December 15, 16, 17, 2020
Supplies and Services Contracting - Eight-week Self-paced Online Class
November 30 - January 24, 2021 FULL
Design and Construction Contracting
December 8, 9, 10, 2020
Recertification for MCPPO
November 17, 18, 2020 CLOSED
MSBA Certification Classes
Certification for School Project Designers and Owner's Project Managers
November 12, 13, 19, 20, 2020 CLOSED
Recertification for School Project Designers and Owner's Project Managers
November 24, 2020 CLOSED
Emergency Procurement NEW 1-HOUR WEBINAR
December 9, 2020
Real Property Transactions Under M.G.L. c. 30B - Five-week Self-paced Online Class
November 16 - December 20, 2020 CLOSED
Story of a Building Online
Marlborough Elementary School
December 4, 2020
Winter-Related Procurement NEW 1.5-HOUR WEBINAR
December 3, 2020
January 13, 2021