Published on February 18, 2014
So You Want to Be a CPLP! An Introduction to the Certified Professional in Learning and Performance Program (CPLP™)
Why am I here? Answer your questions Build your CPLP knowledge base Help you decide if CPLP is right for you
Who are we? Tom Miller, CPLP Metro DC ASTD CPLP Program Manager Tom Coffey, CPLP Metro DC ASTD Moderator Deadra Welcome, CPLP Metro DC ASTD Director of Professional Development
What is does certification mean? Certification Certificate
CPLP™ Defined A certification program for learning and performance professionals Broad based in scope Addresses nine areas of expertise (AOEs) as defined by the ASTD Competency Model™.
CPLP…A Value Proposition What’s the value in becoming a CPLP? Individual Team Employer Credibility Expanded knowledge & skills Roadmap for development Expanded career opportunities Standards for excellence Reference point for performance Increases retention Continuous improvement Enhanced organizational performance http://www.astd.org/Certification.aspx
ASTD Competency Model Areas of Expertise © American Society for Training & Development (ASTD). All Rights Reserved. For use by permission only.
CPLP Certification Requirements Step 1: Meet Eligibility and Readiness Requirements Step 2: Pass the Knowledge Exam Step 3: Submit a Successful Work Product
Step 1: Eligibility Minimum of three years experience in the field Five years is recommended
Step 1: Readiness Do I have the appropriate breadth of knowledge? Is this compatible with my career goals and ambitions? Do I fully understand the program requirements? Do I have the right kind of work product to submit? Am I ready to make the commitment?
Step 2: Knowledge Exam 15% 15% 15% 12% 12% 9% 8% 8% 8%
Step 3: Work Product Five AOEs Designing Learning Delivering Training Measuring & Evaluating Improving Human Performance Managing the Learning Function Current Rated by Experts Answers Questions Permission
+ Passing Score on Knowledge Exam = Successful Work Product Submission CPLP Designation
Time Investment Program takes approximately 6 – 8 months to complete: 8 -12 weeks for Knowledge Exam preparation 40 + hours for Work Product Preparation
Testing Fees After June 30, 2008 ASTD National Member Non-Member $799 $999 Fee Includes: Knowledge Exam Seat Knowledge Exam Score Report Work Product Score Report CPLP Certificate CPLP Lapel Pin Fee does not include: Study Materials beyond the test outline Study Group Support Traveling expenses to and from testing center Transfers, retesting fees
Metro DC ASTD Chapter Scholarship Eligibility Member in good standing w/National and Metro DC ASTD Registered for Knowledge Exam To Apply (April 30th – May 23rd) Submit application Proof of exam registration Two letters of recommendation Resume Essay
Preparation Resources Metro DC ASTD Chapter Study Group Create your own materials Find resources on the internet CPLP Practice Test (pCPLP) Work in pairs or in a team ASTD Podcasts ASTD Learning System ASTD CPLP Prep Workshop (online & ILT) ASTD Learning System Flashcards ASTD Certificate Program Workshops http://www.astd.org/Home/Education/CPLP-Preparation
Testing Schedule 15th through 6th Knowledge Exam Testing 22nd- Work Product Submission Deadline 9th through 8th Knowledge Exam Testing 3rd-RegistrationDeadline for September Exam 2nd-RegistrationDeadline for November Exam
Designate Recognition CPLP Certificate Recognized as an elite player in the profession Awarded the right to use the CPLP designation after their name Online CPLP Registry Invitation to participate in CPLP professional development opportunities Can apply for “CPLP Preferred” jobs CPLP Lapel Pin
CPLP Recertification Program Three-year cycle Cycle begins the first day of the month after notification of CPLP success Designates need to accrue 60 points within the recertification period Points must tie directly to one or more areas of the ASTD Competency Model Categories Points Continuing Education 30 Speaking and Instructing 20 On-the-Job Experience 20 Research and Publishing 20 Leadership and Recognition 15 Professional Membership 15
CPLP Information Center www.astd.org/certification .aspx
How to Apply http://www.astd.org/Certification/For-Candidates/How-to-Apply.aspx
Deadra Welcome, CPLP Director, Professional Development email@example.com Tom Miller, CPLP Metro DC ASTD Chapter CPLP Program Manager firstname.lastname@example.org www.dcastd.org
... wants to fail the CPLP Knowledge Exam! ... so you can avoid falling into the same traps next time around. Provide you with actual CPLP exam ...
Are you who and where you want to be? Tina Terry, CPLP. Exceptional Employees Have Emotional Intelligence Dr. Travis Bradberry Influencer. Daily Pulse: ...
When will I know if I’m CPLP certified? To become a CPLP, you must pass both the ... who you want to inform ... now so that you have them ...
... (CPLP) equips you with the tools to be the best in ... The South Florida Chapter of ASTD will be starting a 12 ... you want to know what to do as ...
That mantra can be so automatic that you aren ... to deflect questions that maybe you just really didn't want ... Do you really don't know? Tina Terry, CPLP.
If you want to get from here to ... it's merging and and it's not as "cut and dry" but we're again we're doing it for the CPLP exam purposes too ...
Why Would I Want This? There are a lot of reasons to pursue this certification. ... So when did you earn the CPLP Designation? Reply. Trackbacks
Posts about CPLP written by Shari. Shari Ward, ... you’ll want to begin preparing now. As you do so, I’m happy to be a resource for you ...