ATD Education

ATD National members have access to exclusive publications and professional development from the leading association for workplace learning and performance (WLP) professionals.

  • Premiere annual conferences, such as International Conference and Exposition (ICE) and TechKnowledge
  • Webinars and podcasts
  • Knowledge Center that includes an extensive online library and Research Department
  • Certificate programs
  • Online workshops
  • Award winning publications
New for National members: Your membership offers brand new resources. Find out about exclusive Member Tools that include job aids, checklists, and assessments such as job analysis worksheets, a career navigator, project expense worksheets, and more!

For more information about ATD education opportunities or publications, visit the ATD National

To develop your personal and professional capability goals visit:



ATD offers watch-and-learn webcasts, hosted by WebEx. Always your convenience.

Become a Power Member (joint Chapter and National membership) for discounts to all these education events and products! Visit Member Benefits to learn the value of power membership.

   Separate yourself from the pack with a competitive advantage by becoming

   certified in ATD's Certified Professional in Training and Development.


   To become a CPTD, candidates must:
  • Have at least five (5) years of industry related experience
  • Pass the CPTD exam consisting of multiple choice questions and scenario based questions.

ATD CPTD Study Groups and resources are available once your application for certification has been approved by ATD Certification.  For more information contact:

Special Interest Groups (SIG)

Local Chapter members have the opportunity to create and join special interest groups (SIG). 

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