ATD has a wide array of skill development courses available for trainers, instructional designers, managers and HR/OD professionals.
ATD offers three primary certifications for TD professionals. See the options below for more details.
The ATD Certification Institute (ATD CI) is creating a new certification for talent development professionals who are in the early part of their careers or whose professional roles and aspirations are focused on a few areas of expertise. The Associate Professional in Talent Development (APTD) may be a destination for some or a stepping stone to the CPLP for others.
The Certified Professional in Learning and Performance (CPLP) is a credential for training and development practitioners offered by ATD Certification Institute. It is a broad-based certification and addresses ten areas of expertise as defined by the ATD Competency Model.
This unique assessment-based program has expert facilitators working closely with you to help you master all aspects of training delivery. With this program, you’ll identify areas where you excel, and where you have opportunities for growth. You’ll benefit from collaborative and concrete training, and then be invited to assess your skills and knowledge.