Please register for one class at a time. If you wish to take more than one class, please submit another form. Thank you.
If you are a state employee eligible to use the IE/ITA process, please complete the interdepartmental encumbrance (IE) form to register for a Massachusetts Certified Public Purchasing Official (MCPPO) class.
If you are not part of a state agency, then you may use this form to register for the MCPPO class(es) or training(s) that interest you. You may also register for all of our classes by mail. Visit our classes and trainings schedule page for more information.
If you have any MCPPO-related questions, then please contact the MCPPO program at MA-IGO-Training@mass.gov.
If you have completed the MCPPO Designation requirements and need to apply for the MCPPO designation or renew, then please submit your application online, then pay the processing fee online via our payment portal. We accept credit cards (Mastercard, Visa, Discover and American Express add a 2.79% transaction fee) and electronic checks ($0.35 fee).
The MCPPO program
The blended classes are two-part classes. You must complete both the self-paced class and the one-day live webinar to obtain credit. You will automatically be registered for both parts when you sign up for a blended class.
Do you have a valid MCPPO designation? If you are unsure, please contact MA-IGO-Training@mass.gov. Do not pay online unless you are sure because the convenience fees are non-refundable.
Do you have a valid School Project Designers and Owner's Project Managers Certification? If you are unsure, please contact MA-IGO-Training@mass.gov. Do not pay online unless you are sure because the convenience fees are non-refundable.
All MCPPO electives are listed below. However, some electives are not offered each semester. See the MCPPO schedule for the listing of available classes.
The MCPPO program is offering training webinars on various topics about improving government and accountability. All trainings, although geared towards public employees and officials, are available to all interested parties including private sector employees, not-for-profit employees and members of the public.