CPP Costs

The registration fee covers the cost of processing submitted materials and recognition items.

Recertification is required three times. There is an additional charge for each of the three recertification processes.

Candidates who do not successfully complete one of the two performance option requirements are permitted to try again for a fee.

Certification Program fees*

  • Certification Fee: $135
  • Recertification Fee: $135
  • In-training Fee, Phase 1 (CPIT): $75
  • In-training Fee, Phase 2: $60
  • Retesting (Exam): $50
  • Fundamentals of Packaging Technology Book: $299, plus S&H
    • IoPP Elite members receive a 20% discount on the book for a cost of $239
    • IoPP Premium members receive an 10% discount, for a cost of $269
  • CPP and Recertification Applicants Yearly Membership Tier Premium Dues - $269

*After 12 months, if you have not completed multiple choice exam and additional performance options, your application will expire requiring new submission at the cost of $135.

If you have questions, contact Barbara Dykes at 571-485-8739, or e-mail bdykes@iopp.org.



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Training Opportunities in 2023

Fund of Packaging Technology
Apr 24-28 & May 15-19
Sep 18-22 & Oct 9-13
Packaging Machinery: Basics
Oct 2-4
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