Certification Committee

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Signup Deadline: February 28,2019
Location: 229 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta, GA 30303 volunteer opportunity location


The Certification Committee will work to oversee PPA's Certified Professional Photographer (CPP) program. The committee is tasked with maintaining the CPP Exam and Image Submission processes as well defining the structure for Recertification. The committee also provides feedback and assistance with managing the CPP Liaison program. You must be a current CPP in good standing to volunteer for this Committee.


Committee term starts in March

Item Development

Exam maintenance

CPP Image Submission Judge training and requirements

CPP Image Submission Guidelines

Certification (CEU structure)

CPP Liason auditing

Support PPA staff with industry specific terminology and issues as they pertain to Certification

12 conference calls per year

Travel to Imaging USA

Review professional-quality photographers 1-2 times a year.

Promote Certification

Be knowledgeable about the process of Certification and Recertification

We are seeking individuals with strong writing, and analytical skills. Possibly with an education background or a local leader able to think critically and use fair judgement. 

Please note: Filling out this application does not guarantee a spot on the committee, however it's a great start to getting more involved with PPA!


Autumn Rice