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Welcome to Your Source for Vision & Imaging Excellence

The Association for Advancing Automation is your gateway to the world of vision and imaging technology. Learn how to get started, explore cutting-edge products and practical applications, and delve into A3's industry-recognized Certified Vision Professional program. Stay in the know with the latest technology updates and discover certified system integrator ready to help you bring your vision to life.

A3 Offers Two Levels of Certified Vision Professional (CVP) Training and Certification

Certified Vision Professional, CVP, Basic, Advanced

New courses for the CVP-Basic program are now available

CVP-Basic Certification

Build your understanding of fundamental vision and imaging concepts with the CVP-Basic certification program.


CVP-Advanced Certification

The CVP-Advanced curriculum is the vision industry’s most comprehensive training program available today.


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