Certification Webinars: Upcoming and Recent

Get answers to your certification questions at a webinar. See what sessions we have coming up and check out recent recordings.
Upcoming Webinars

Certification 101: Why Should I Get Certified?

Join this webinar to hear directly from credential holders as they answer questions including why they pursued certification, how they have benefited, and how they view the difference between the two programs.
June 9 at 1:00 p.m. ET

Preparing for the APTD Certification Exam

If you are thinking about or actively pursuing the APTD credential, join this webinar to hear from credential holders who successfully passed their APTD certification exam.
July 14, 2022 | 1-2 p.m. ET

Preparing for the CPTD Certification Exam

If you are thinking about or actively pursuing the CPTD credential, join this webinar to hear from credential holders who successfully passed their certification exam.
August 11, 2022 | 1-2 p.m. ET

Recent Webinars

Focus on You in 2022: Develop Yourself through ATD

Learn how to develop yourself with ATD’s ecosystem of articles, courses, tools, conference sessions, templates, and certifications that are designed to advance you through your career.

Making a Plan to Earn a Credential in 2022

Thinking about earning the APTD or CPTD but don’t know where to begin? Watch this interactive webinar and build your plan as you follow along.

Leveraging a Credential During a Job Search

Watch this replay to hear how a panel of ATD credential holders leveraged their certifications during job searches.

The Value of Certification

Two well-known members of the talent development community will share why they pursued certification, what benefits they have received, and how their certifications have helped their careers.

Getting Started on Your Certification Journey

Thinking about getting the APTD or CPTD credential but somewhat daunted by the process? Join us to learn how to avoid common mistakes other candidates have made.

Which Certification is Right for Me? APTD vs CPTD

Unsure which certification program is the best fit for where you are currently in your career journey? Watch this webinar replay to get helpful advice to make your decision.

Employer Panel: Do Employers Value Certification?

Hear from a panel of credential holders about how you can convince your boss that certification provides value for you and the organization.

Overcoming Obstacles to Certification

Pursuing a professional credential is a big decision. It requires time, money, and motivation to get started and stick with a study schedule. In this webinar hear creative strategies that credential holders use to manage their time, save money, and stay motivated throughout the process.

Debunking Myths About Certification

Wondering about the best way to advance your career? Considering pursuing a professional certification, but not sure what it's all about? Get some of those lingering questions answered in this webinar.

Webinars About Preparing for Your Certification Exam

Preparing for the New APTD Exam

Hear from a panel of successful candidates who took the revised APTD exam during the past year. They will describe their study strategies and provide other advice for APTD candidates.

Preparing for the New CPTD Exam

Four candidates who took and passed the new CPTD exam during the last year will describe their study strategies and provide advice.

Starting and Supporting a Certification Study Group

Hear tips from CPTD and APTD credential holders who started their own study groups or supported an ATD chapter study group to help them prepare for their certification exams.