EDP Certification Program
A Brief History Launched in 1989, the Electronic Document Printing Professional (EDPP) program was created to recognize those in the industry as subject matter experts. Regulated by the EDPP Commission, the first class in 1990 consisted of eleven individuals receiving their EDPP certification. Due to the ever-evolving industry, the EDPP program dropped 'Printing' in 1997 and simply named the program Electronic Document Professional (EDP). In 2009, the EDP Commission added the Electronic Document Associate (EDA) and Master Electronic Document Professional (M-EDP) designations to the program; an entry-level and industry veteran designations, respectively. Adding the two designations allowed for a clear path in the EDP Program that recognized individuals from the beginning to the pinnacle of an individual's career. What is the EDP Program? Electronic Document Professional® (EDP) is an industry designation awarded to qualified individuals who have demonstrated broad knowledge of and