Friday, February 23, 2007

Case Studies, Boot Camps & Job Listings

Busy, busy!

The CPLP -- what's in it for you?

We spoke with CPLPs from all over the country - from many different backgrounds and industries -- to ask them about their experiences since they obtained their CPLP credential.

To find out -- what's in it for them? How does having the credential compare with their expectations at the start of the program?

Stay tuned in early March for a write-up of these case studies on

2007 CPLP Boot Camps
These half day workshops are designed for CPLP candidates as well as the CPLP curious - and they're coming to a chapter near you!

Visit the individual chapter Web sites for workshop outlines and registration details.

Not ready for a workshop? Checkout:

  • March 13th, 2007 - Alphabet Soup: What it Means to be CPLP - Ft Lauderdale Chapter, ASTD -
  • May 2007 - CPLP Panel of Experts - Chicagoland Chapter, ASTD -

Central Indiana! Study groups are forming! Contact the CIASTD VP of Workplace Learning and Certification at

CPLP Preferred Job Postings

How popular is the CPLP? The following organizations are looking for people with the credential...

  • Site Technical Training Spec - Pfizer - Terre Haute, IN
  • Technologist (CPT) or Certified Professional in Learning and Performance (CPLP) certification is desired. Throughout our 153 years, a legacy of caring for...
  • Training and Development Mgr - The Shaw Group -
  • US-related T&D effort, Knowledgeable and experienced in succession, HPI, and ADDlE; CPLP certification or equivalent and successful applications for training and...
  • Senior Manager, Learning and Development - ZLB Plasma - Boca Raton, FL Goals, while satisfying the tactical needs of the organization. ASTD Membership preferred Certified Professional in Learning and Performance (CPLP ) preferred
  • Learning and Development FacilitatorBarnes Distribution - Seattle, WA
  • No phone calls please. NOTES: Telecommuting is allowed Requirements See Job Description Certified Professional in Learning and Performance (CPLP ) preferred
  • VP of Levitt UniversityLevitt & Sons - Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Instructional Designer Levitt University Administrator ASTD Membership preferred Certified Professional in Learning and Performance (CPLP ) preferred

Looking for more? Find the latest job listings - from job boards around the world on our CPLP Courses - Online! Web site at

March 1st - Coming Up Fast!

Have you finished your work product submission??

Sunday, February 04, 2007

CPLP Courses - Online! - Launches

Owl's Ledge LLC is proud to announce the launch of new products & services at CPLP Courses - Online!

CPLP Courses - Online! provides free and fee-based online courses for Certified Professionals in Learning & Performance (CPLP) candidates, current CPLPs, and the CPLP curious.

In addition to online courses related to the CPLP, CPLP Courses - Online! gives you:
  • a listing of CPLP-related events happening at local ASTD chapters around the U.S.
  • CPLP-related job listings from around the world
  • information on CPLP study groups sponsored by local ASTD chapters
  • an overview of what the Certified Professional in Learning & Performance (CPLP) credential is all about
  • information and resources related to maintaining certification (coming soon!)
  • a place for CPLPs, CPLP candidates, and the CPLP curious to discuss exam study approaches, work product submission tactics, find a study buddy, and share experiences - visit the CPLP Courses - Online! discussion boards
Whether you're studying for the exam, sweating over your work product submission, looking for resources for maintaining your certification, or curious as to what the CPLP is all about, CPLP Courses - Online! is the Web site for you!

Visit the new site today at:

Happy studying! :-)

~ Trish Uhl, PMP, CPLP
Owl's Ledge LLC

Submitted February 4th, 2007 at 12:06pm Central (GO COLTS!!)