Who can certify?

In order to successfully complete the exam and maintain the CPDA designation, candidates will require a minimum of 5 years of combined education and experience.

In your application to write the exam, list all work experience and education or training that you have received which you feel has provided a foundation for completing the CPDA Exam.

This requirement was developed recognizing that working as a petroleum data analyst offers experience that simply cannot be gained through coursework and study alone. The exam has been constructed upon the competencies expected of a petroleum data analyst with 3-5 years of experience. Review the CPDA Competency Definitions, Indicators and Resources for more details.

CPDA Application Form