ACCD members listed below have earned the requisite number of Professional Director Credit Hours, including the required number of Education Forums, to qualify for the level of certification in which they are listed.
CDG members must meet the following criteria to earn an American College of Corporate Director Professional Director Certificate. All Certifications expire in 2 years but are automatically renewed for 2 additional years after attendance at a Director Forum.
Hours may be earned by attendance or participation in CDG Webinars (1 Credit Hour each), CDG Seminars (6 Credit Hours each), CDG Round Tables (3 Credit Hours each) and the day and a half, Director Education Forums (15 Credit Hours each, either in-person or via the Telecast Option).
Level one : Professional Director Certification
40 Credit hours to include at least two, day and a half American College of Corporate Directors Education Forums.
Level two : Advanced Professional Director Certification
75 Credit hours to include at least four, day and a half American College of Corporate Directors Education Forums.
Level three : Master Professional Director Certification
100 Credit hours to include six, day and a half American College of Corporate Directors Education Forums.
Level four : Executive Masters Professional Director Certification
150 Credit hours to include ten, day and a half American College of Corporate Directors Education Forums.
Additionally, Silver, Gold and Platinum Levels denote additional Credit Hours and Forum Credits. SILVER 250 Credit Hours, 15 Forums, GOLD, 350 Credit Hours, 20 Forums and PLATINUM, 450 Credit Hours and 25 Forums.