About Education Programs

ASTD's education programs set the industry standard for high quality learning and development. More than 43,000 professionals have attended our programs, which provide hands-on, practical tools and methods that can be applied on the job immediately. We consistently achieve a 95% satisfaction rating from participants, so you can be confident that you are making a wise investment.

With over 50 education programs to attend at locations across the U.S., bring on-site to your organization, or access online from the convenience of your computer, let ASTD be your resource for world-class professional development.

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ASTD 2014 International Conference & Exposition
Washington, DC - From 5/4/2014 8:00:00 AM to 5/7/2014 5:30:00 PM
The ASTD 2014 International Conference & Exposition brings the training and development industry to life. Each aspect of the industry is covered for every level of practitioner, from CEO to specialist, from dean to student. At ASTD 2014, join more than 9,000 of your learning colleagues from around the globe in Washington, D.C., May 4 - 7, 2014, to share best practices and insights. You'll learn current and future trends, and find out how to apply them on the job to get results. You'll learn from world-renowned thought leaders, and industry luminaries.

List Price: $2,100.00
Member Price: $1,800.00

Educational Programs

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Essentials of Game Design
Online Program - From 8/1/2014 1:30:00 PM to 8/15/2014 3:00:00 PM
This interactive online workshop will break the process of game design into basic steps that make it easy to add interest to your workshops.

List Price: $750.00
Member Price: $395.00

Action Learning Certificate
Chicago, IL - From 8/4/2014 8:30:00 AM to 8/5/2014 9:30:00 AM
Explore the essential elements for successful action learning programs. Discover the steps and processes of action learning, and gain the opportunity to coach action learning groups.

List Price: $1,550.00
Member Price: $1,195.00

Blended Learning Certificate
Boston (Burlington), MA - From 8/4/2014 8:30:00 AM to 8/5/2014 4:30:00 PM
Incorporate a blend of delivery methodologies in a purposeful and effective way to ensure your learning programs address learners’ needs, create on-the-job transfer, and solve organizational challenges.   

List Price: $1,650.00
Member Price: $1,295.00

Training Certificate
San Francisco, CA - From 8/4/2014 8:30:00 AM to 8/6/2014 4:30:00 PM
Gain a complete understanding of the entire training function, and learn the latest techniques for delivering powerful training.

List Price: $1,750.00
Member Price: $1,395.00

Essentials of Articulate Storyline
Online Program - From 8/5/2014 11:00:00 AM to 8/12/2014 12:30:00 PM
Articulate Storyline is a powerful and intuitive e-learning development program that both beginners and seasoned professionals can understand. This workshop will introduce you to the basics of the software.

List Price: $900.00
Member Price: $545.00

Designing Learning Certificate (online)
Online Program - From 8/6/2014 11:00:00 AM to 9/17/2014 2:00:00 PM
Providing a foundation for designing outcome-based training, this course gives you a competitive advantage when creating learning programs by providing you with an instructional design model, as well as actionable tools that can be implemented for success. 

List Price: $1,850.00
Member Price: $1,495.00

Essentials of Brain-Based Learning
Online Program - From 8/6/2014 11:00:00 AM to 8/20/2014 12:30:00 PM
Explore the essentials of how the adult mind absorbs information.  This course enables you to design and deliver training that is more brain-friendly.  Learn how cognitive neuroscience provides a basis for making all your instruction last.

List Price: $750.00
Member Price: $395.00

Essentials of Selecting and Implementing an LMS
Online Program - From 8/6/2014 11:00:00 AM to 8/20/2014 12:30:00 PM
Confused about selecting a Learning Management System? Learn how to determine what your organization needs now, and may need in the future. The LMS supports a variety of functions, including onboarding, on-the-job learning, and the many purposes of organizational and talent development.

List Price: $750.00
Member Price: $395.00

E-Learning Instructional Design Certificate (Online)
Online Program - From 8/6/2014 1:00:00 PM to 8/27/2014 4:00:00 PM
Discover how to develop meaningful and memorable e-learning experiences that motivate learners to change behavior.

List Price: $1,450.00
Member Price: $1,095.00

Advanced E-Learning Instructional Design Certificate
Seattle (Kirkland), WA - From 8/7/2014 8:30:00 AM to 8/8/2014 4:30:00 PM
Identify effective ways to design meaningful, memorable, and motivational experiences, while blending in successful behavioral-change principles.

List Price: $1,650.00
Member Price: $1,295.00