All CPDAs are required to complete a minimum of ninety (90) hours of PDUs per 3-year certification term in order to renew.
Time involved in obtaining PDUs will be recognized in any one of the eight CPDA™ competency areas:
- Data Governance,
- Data Analysis,
- Data Quality Management,
- Exploration and Production (E&P) Life-Cycle,
- Data Security,
- Spatial Data,
- Master Data Management,
There are annual renewal fees associated with the maintenance of a CPDA™ credential. These fees are due each year on the anniversary your CPDA™ certification. There are two rates for CPDA™ Annual Renewal Fees, Member and Non-Member. CPDAs will receive the member rate if their PPDM Association membership is in good standing at the time of renewal.