Can students take PDP courses?
Students may take the first ISTA Packaging Dynamics Professional (PDP) course (PDP 101: Principles of Distribution Packaging - Student Edition) to obtain a designation of ISTA Packaging Design Professional (PDP) In Training.
Packaging Dynamics Professional (PDP)
We‘re excited to announce our new Packaging Dynamics Professional (PDP) certification program! This new expanded educational opportunity replaces our Certificated Packaging Laboratory Professional (CPLP) program. PDP was developed by ISTA in ...
How do I get certified as a Packaging Dynamics Professional (PDP)?
ISTA's PDP certification program encourages and recognizes development and excellence in the packaging industry. Professionals may choose to add to or refresh their existing knowledge by taking any individual PDP module or go for full Packaging ...
How are Packaging Dynamics Professional Courses (PDP) offered?
You choose how you want to learn and get certified. Whether you prefer the flexibility of learning on your own or the interactivity of a live course (virtual, or in-person), ISTA offers the best options to suit your learning style. Plus, you can ...
I am a CPLP Technician. When can I begin taking PDP courses?
CPLP Technicians may begin taking courses as soon as they wish. In order to continue to be ISTA certified past the end of your current term, CPLP Level I Technicians must take and pass the exams for the six (6) new ISTA Packaging Dynamics ...
Is group training available for PDP courses?
Ramp up your team's skills in a cost-effective way, by having our instructor conduct training (virtual or in-person) for your group. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll follow up, answer any questions and help bring ISTA PDP Certification to your ...