The ATD-Research Triangle Area (RTA) Chapter is affiliated with the National ATD organization, a leading professional organization focused on the promotion and advancement of workplace learning and performance. We have over 250 members with a variety of backgrounds, including corporate trainers, external consultants, people considering entering the field, students of the T&D profession, human resource professionals, career development professionals, training managers, and many other positions.
As an organization, we strive to meet the professional development needs of the learning and development community throughout Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill and the surrounding areas.
The strength of our Chapter is in our membership. Together we strengthen the training and development community and our profession. Our overall focus is to engage members, provide the best value possible and foster connections among the community. We value you as members and look forward to supporting your needs.
ATD Research Triangle Area is the leading professional association for linking people, learning and performance.
The ATD RTA Chapter’s mission is to meet the needs of training and development professionals from all segments of the field for professional development, leadership, networking, and fellowship, and to serve as a learning resource to our communities.
ATD RTA Chapter programs and workshops are a non-commercial forum. Presenters refrain from the use of brand names and specific products endorsements whenever practical. Under no circumstances is the society podium used as a place for direct promotion of a presenter’s product, service or monetary self-interest.
ATD’s purpose is the development of human potential. We value the rightful dignity and social equity of any individual or group.
Instances involving non-compliance with these principles should be referred in writing directly to the Chapter President for review and appropriate action.
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