Association for Talent Development



Priding itself on being a global institution, with a dedicated professional membership, the Association for Talent Development (ATD) aims to assist organizations in their efforts to develop the knowledge and skill sets of their employees. It provides a wealth of educational resources in the form of research publications, books, webcasting sessions, events, and educational programs.

ATD acts as a hub for international talent development practitioners around the world who provide comprehensive training modules, instructional seminars, and workshops for a practical and meaningful experience. Their membership consists of some of the most globally trained individuals equipped to deal with multi-cultural settings with members in over 120 countries seeking to take their career to the next level.

General Information

  • Founded


  • Headquarter

    Virginia, United States

  • Certification Offered
    Certification Offered

    Associate Professional in Talent Development (APTD)
    Certified Professional in Learning and Performance (CPLP)

  • Eligibility

    Relevant experience in HR depending on certification

  • Presence

    120 countries

  • Training Methods
    Training Methods

    Demand Course/Instructor-Led
    Online Workshop/Instructor-Led Workshop

  • Focused Program
    Focused Program

    Talent Management

  • Course Fee Range
    Course Fee Range

    $900 - $1250

  • Validity

    3 years

HR Certifications