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The ATD Master Instructional Designer™ certificate program covers the entire process of analysis, design, development, implementation, and evaluation of learning programs. Explore new design models and techniques, evaluate real-world projects, and work with expert facilitators.
Jun 12-29, 2017
The ATD Master Instructional Designer™ Program consists of six live, online instructor-led sessions, each from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET:Session 1: June 12, 2017Session 2: June 15, 2017Session 3: June 19, 2017Session 4: June 22, 2017Session 5: June 26, 2017Session 6: June 29, 2017Please note: participants must be available to engage in an online community three weeks prior to the Core Course, and complete their online elective and learning project within three months following the Core Course.
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This program is conducted in the WebEx Training Center platform with a toll-free teleconference or Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) option for the audio component. Special software is not required. You only need a standard web browser and telephone or VoIP capability to participate.
After registering, you will receive a WebEx online sign-in, teleconference dial-in details, and instructions via email. Although they take place online, these programs are highly interactive, with features and tools such as “raise your hand,” polling, live chat, and break-out rooms. All sessions are recorded, so if you miss a session, you can watch the recording at a later time before the program ends. Certificate programs have attendance requirements. Please see the Credits & Attendance section on the program description page for more details.
Note: Participants located outside the U.S. and Canada will dial a toll phone number or use free VoIP through their computer to access the program. They should check with their phone carrier to determine rates for calls to the U.S. if using a telephone.
San Diego, CA
Jun 14-16, 2017
The ATD Master Instructional Designer™ Program, Core Course, starts on June 14, 2017 and takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day.
Please note: participants must be available to engage in an online community three weeks prior to the Core Course, and complete their online elective and learning project within three months following the Core Course.
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San Diego Training & Conference Center (MicroTek)
350 10th Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101
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Jul 12-14, 2017
The ATD Master Instructional Designer™ Program, Core Course, starts on July 12, 2017 and takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day.
525 S State St
Chicago, IL 60605
While ATD has not secured a room block or sleeping room discount, we invite you to visit the website of the facility to view a list of hotels near the workshop location. Clicking this link will bring you there. We also encourage you to use travel search engine tools to find the lodging options that will best accommodate your needs.
Note: If you decide to stay at the Hotel Blake, call 1.312.344.4950 and ask for the special University Center rate when making your reservation. You will receive a special rate.
Aug 01-17, 2017
The ATD Master Instructional Designer™ Program consists of six live, online instructor-led sessions, each from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET:Session 1: August 1, 2017Session 2: August 3, 2017Session 3: August 8, 2017Session 4: August 10, 2017Session 5: August 15, 2017Session 6: August 17, 2017Please note: participants must be available to engage in an online community three weeks prior to the Core Course, and complete their online elective and learning project within three months following the Core Course.
Aug 02-04, 2017
The ATD Master Instructional Designer™ Program, Core Course, starts on August 2, 2017 and takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day.
1640 King St
Alexandria, VA 22314
There are a few options for lodging at a discounted rate in Alexandria. However, ATD has not secured a room block, so reservations are based on availability. Please contact the hotel directly for reservations, and be sure to mention that you would like the "ATD Rate."
Hilton Alexandria Old TownYou can reserve online by going to www.alexandriaoldtown.hilton.com. Once you select the dates you will select "add special rate codes" and enter our client ID (Our client ID is N3044465 for reserving rooms.) in the corporate account section. This will automatically populate your rates. You can also call 1-800-445-8667 and provide them with our client ID.
Hilton Garden InnYou can reserve online by going to www.hiltongardeninn.hilton.com. Once you select the dates you will select "add special rate codes" and enter our client ID (Our client ID is N3044465 for reserving rooms) in the corporate account section. This will automatically populate your rates. You can also call 1-800-445-8667 and provide them with our client ID.
Hampton Inn Alexandria Old Town/King Street MetroThe rate is $189 and can be obtained by calling The Hampton Inn directly at 703-299-9900 and ask to speak with Tina Moore.
Lorien HotelFor reservations call 1-800-KIMPTON and give them the rate code “ATD”. For online, go to www.lorienhotelandspa.com and use rate code “ATD”.
Embassy Suites Old TownTo check availability and make reservations, go to EmbassySuites.Hilton.com/Alexandria.
Participants will need to book their own hotel and find parking, if applicable. Some training facilities offer vouchers for parking. If this is the case, you will be directly notified in an informational email.
Aug 23-25, 2017
The ATD Master Instructional Designer™ Program, Core Course, starts on August 23, 2017 and takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day.
Microtek - Denver
999 18th St., Suite 300
Denver, CO 80202
Sep 13-15, 2017
The ATD Master Instructional Designer™ Program, Core Course, starts on September 13, 2017 and takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day.
Microtek - Dallas
5430 Lyndon B Johnson Fwy.
Three Lincoln Center, Suite 300
Dallas, TX 75240
New York, NY
Oct 18-20, 2017
The ATD Master Instructional Designer™ Program, Core Course, starts on October 18, 2017 and takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day.
American Management Association - New York
New York, NY 10019
The description for this facility will be available soon.
San Francisco, CA
Nov 28-30, 2017
The ATD Master Instructional Designer™ Program, Core Course, starts on November 28, 2017 and takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day.
American Management Association - San Francisco
55 Fourth Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
Dec 13-15, 2017
The ATD Master Instructional Designer™ Program, Core Course, starts on December 13, 2017 and takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day.
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This On Demand e-learning course is available online immediately upon purchase. Once your registration is complete, you will receive an email with instructions on how to log in and access the program in ATD’s Learning Portal. You may work on the course anytime, from any device, and at your own pace, but you must complete the course within the access period provided. This access period will vary depending on the program you purchased and may range from four weeks to 12 months.
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The program is available immediately upon registration and takes approximately 8 to 9 hours to complete. You have access to the program for up to 12 months from your registration date.
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