We encourage you to take a look at the video ASTD (CPLP) . In this quick video, several CPLPs (Trish Uhl., Dara Moore and Jann Iaco) talk about the benefits of achieving the CPLP from ASTD and why they pursued the credential.
To be eligible you must have at least five years of full-time professional work experience in the TD field. You must then complete two components: a multiple choice Knowledge exam covering all the competencies in the ATD competency model and a work product in one of four areas.
The current fees posted are $900 for an ATD National Member; $1250 for a Nonmember. The fee includes:
If have decided to pursue the credential, the first step is to complete an application through the CPLP application system.
We do not have a study group in our local chapter yet. But there are virtual study groups.