The Certified Park Professional Internation (CPPI) certification is valid for three years from its issuance. In the three-year span, Certified Park Professionals must meet the following two criteria:
- 1. Maintain World Urban Parks membership status
- 2. Complete 30 hours of Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
To achieve 30 hours, please refer to the WPA Renewal Guidelines to determine how your work and accomplishments may count toward CPD hours.
Download the complete re-certification application to record your CPD hours.
In 2017, WPA is offering a $20 referral discount! If you are applying for CPPI re-certification in 2017 and know someone who may qualify for the CPPI, please include their contact information in the application and check the discount option box upon payment. If you have any questions throughout the re-certification process, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
All applicants seeking renewal must:
- 1. Submit an educational and professional portfolio (including dates, times, and names of trainings attended)
- 2. Submit a completed application and pay the applicable fee
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I claim a $20 fee discount on re-certification by referring a friend or colleague to the CPPI certificate program.
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