Members of the STC Certification Commission presented two sessions at the 2012 Technical Communication Summit about certification. Below are descriptions of the sessions and links to (1) the PowerPoint slides from the presentations and (2) the full SUMMIT@aClick recording, with PowerPoint slides synched to the audio of the actual presentation. So you can review the slides at your own pace, or view the presentation virtually! In addition, at the bottom of the page is a video created by STC Certification Commission Chair Steve Jong titled What Is CPTC Certification.
What is Certification?Presented by Steve Jong
Are you certifiable? Join us for a frank discussion about your future and the future of our profession with Steve Jong, chairman of the STC Certification Commission. Learn how STC certification will transform our profession and how you can join the ranks of our professional, certified workforce by becoming a Certified Professional Technical Communicator™.
How Do I Become Certified?
Presented by Rob Hanna
So we’ve determined that you’re certifiable—now what? Rob Hanna, vice-chair of the STC Certification Commission, will walk you through the application processes. He will describe the submissions and explain how the commission is evaluating candidates’ qualifications for certification.