Certified Vision Professional

Sharpen your skills and prove your vision and imaging knowledge.

The Certified Vision Professional (CVP) program is for individuals working in the vision and imaging industry who wish to enhance their knowledge and professional status.

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Why Choose CVP?

Unlock Specialized Skills

Acquire CVP Certification to showcase your specialized skills, gaining confidence from employers, peers, and customers. Our program covers everything from foundational concepts to cutting-edge techniques, ensuring you stay competitive in the evolving vision industry.

Free for A3 members at Gold and Platinum levels.

Two levels of Certification

CVP-BASIC Certification: Build a strong foundation in fundamental vision and imaging concepts, empowering you to tackle challenges and innovate within the industry.

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CVP-ADVANCED Certification: Stand at the pinnacle of the vision industry with a comprehensive program covering the latest advancements and cutting-edge techniques.

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In Person Courses at Automate

Anyone interested in the program has the opportunity to take CVP Basic or CVP Advanced training courses and corresponding certification exam in person at the Automate Show and Conference in Chicago, IL, on May 6–9, 2024. A3 offers these courses in-person at least once per year at one of our industry-leading conferences. *Pricing for in-person training varies*

CVP AT AUTOMATE

Take the Live, Proctored Exam

Certification not only validates your expertise but also opens doors to exciting opportunities in the vision and imaging industry. By becoming a Certified Vision Professional, you showcase your commitment to excellence and stand out in a competitive job market. With live, proctored exams available virtually, it's easier than ever to take the next step in your professional journey.

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CERTIFICATION HELPS YOU

  • Differentiate yourself in the industry
  • Showcase your technical proficiency
  • Strengthen your educational portfolio
  • Give your company a competitive advantage

CERTIFICATION GIVES YOU

Achieving CVP certification can propel your career to new heights, opening doors to exciting opportunities in the dynamic field of vision technology.

Explore Our Certified Vision Professionals

Are you in search of top-tier professionals certified in vision and imaging technology? Look no further! Our Certified Vision Professionals (CVPs) are equipped with the skills and knowledge to meet your industry needs. Whether you need a specialist with a strong foundation in fundamental concepts or an expert well-versed in cutting-edge technologies, we have you covered.

Meet the CVP-Basic Professionals

Those certified through our CVP-Basic program are ready to tackle challenges and bring innovative solutions to your projects.

Meet the CVP-Advanced Professionals:

Connect with the elite in the vision industry. These certified experts have undergone comprehensive training in the latest advancements and cutting-edge techniques.

With CVP certification, you can differentiate yourself as a vision professional of exceptional skill and expertise, standing out in a competitive job market.

CVP-BASIC Program: Building Strong Foundations in Vision and Imaging

Welcome to the Certified Vision Professional (CVP-Basic) program, where we lay the groundwork for your journey into the world of vision and imaging technology. This program is meticulously designed to provide you with a robust foundation in fundamental concepts, empowering you to navigate challenges and innovate within the industry.

Access CVP-BASIC Courses

Member Access (Gold and Platinum): Enjoy free access to all CVP-Basic courses.

Individual License: Subscribe for 90-day access to all courses. Cost: $595 USD for members, $695 for non-members.

Company-Wide License: Register for a company-wide license and provide your entire team with access for a full year. Cost: $995 USD for members. $1,495 for non members.

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Have questions or need assistance? Email [email protected].

CVP-Basic Course List

  • The Fundamentals of Machine Vision
  • Beginning Optics for Machine Vision
  • Beginning Lighting for Machine Vision
  • The Fundamentals of Camera & Image Sensor Technology
  • Image Processing Fundamentals
  • Vision System Design

Course Descriptions

As a Certified Vision Professional, you gain recognition and credibility within the industry, positioning yourself as a trusted authority in vision and imaging technology.

CVP-Advanced Program: Unleashing Cutting-Edge Expertise in Vision Technology

Welcome to the pinnacle of vision industry education – the Certified Vision Professional (CVP-Advanced) program. This comprehensive program is designed for professionals seeking to delve into the latest advancements and cutting-edge techniques in vision and imaging technology. Elevate your expertise to unprecedented heights with the CVP-Advanced program.

Access CVP-ADVANCED Courses

Member Access (Gold and Platinum): Enjoy free access to all CVP-Advanced courses.

Individual License: Subscribe for 90-day access to all courses. Cost: $895 USD for members, $1,150 for non-members.

Company-Wide License: Register for a company-wide license and provide your entire team with access for a full year. $2,495 USD for members. $2,995 for non members.

SUBSCRIBE ACCESS YOUR COURSES

Have questions or need assistance? Email [email protected].

CVP-Advanced Course List

  • Advanced Optics for Vision
  • Advanced Vision Lighting
  • Advanced Camera & Image Sensor Technology
  • 3D Vision System Development
  • Introduction to Machine Learning
  • Designing Linescan Vision Systems
  • High-Speed, Real-Time Machine Vision
  • Advanced Vision Guided Robotics
  • Non-Visible Imaging: Infrared Technology and Applications
  • Advanced Color Machine Vision & Applications
  • Metrology & 2D Calibration Techniques
  • Advanced Image Processing
  • Advanced Vision System Integration

COURSE DESCRIPTIONS

CVP certification not only validates your proficiency in vision concepts but also demonstrates your commitment to continuous learning and professional growth.

Ready to Take the Exam?

Take your CVP Exam virtually with live, proctored exams. Register at least one week in advance. Exam times are listed in Eastern Time Zone. Register today for your live, proctored exam. It's time to elevate your vision expertise!

CVP Basic

  • 33 questions
  • 1 hour to complete
  • 80% required to pass

CVP Advanced

  • 54 questions
  • 2 hours to complete
  • 80% required to pass

A3 also offers courses and exams in-person at least once per year at one of our industry-leading conferences. *Pricing for in-person training varies*

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System Requirements:

  • Stable internet connection
  • Webcam with minimum upload speed of 512 kbps
  • Supported Browsers: Chrome (v63+), Firefox (v52+), Safari (v12+)

Mettl Proctored Assessments are not supported on mobile devices (e.g., Cellphone / Smartphones / Pads / Tablets) or on Edge browsers.

Have questions or need assistance? Email [email protected].

Virtual Exam Testing Dates 

Exam time begins exactly at the top of the hour regardless of the length of the exam

Tuesday, March 12, 2024 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ET
Thursday, March 28, 2024 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM ET
Tuesday, April 9, 2024 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ET
Thursday, April 25, 2024 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM ET
Thursday, May 23, 2024 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ET
Tuesday, June 4, 2024 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM ET
Thursday, June 20, 2024 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ET
Tuesday, July 2, 2024 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ET
Thursday, July 18, 2024 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM ET
Tuesday, July 30, 2024 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ET
Thursday, August 15, 2024 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM ET
Tuesday, August 27, 2024 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ET
Thursday, September 12, 2024 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ET
Tuesday, September 24, 2024 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM ET
Tuesday, October 15, 2024 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ET
Tuesday, October 22, 2024 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM ET
Thursday, November 7, 2024 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ET
Tuesday, November 19, 2024 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM ET
Thursday, December 5, 2024 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ET
Tuesday, December 17, 2024 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM ET

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