Colleague Certification (CAGO)


We are pleased to work with the American Guild of Organists to offer dual certification in both Service Playing (SPC) and the Colleague Exam (CAGO). This page gives you all of the resources you need for the Colleague Certification (CAGO). 

Step one: Check out the resources (below) and visit the AGO website for more details. 

Step two: Contact the AGO Certification Administrator to request an application or call AGO Headquarters at 212-870-2311, ext. 4303.

Step three: Download the NPM Colleague Dual Certification Application (PDF) and mail the completed application to the NPM National Office. 

Colleague Exam Resources

AGO Professional Certification Requirements (2020) 

CAGO Exam Manual

The AGO Store: Find study guidelines; previous exams; hymn booklets and more (available now for purchase).