View Full Version : Event earning Merits?

03-12-2012, 11:05 PM
I attended the Kentucky PPA sponsored event PhotoPro Expo hosted by David Ziser in February. I wondered if that event qualifies for PPA merits. If so, is there something I need to do to insure those are credited to me?

03-12-2012, 11:11 PM
A Merit for attendance is only issued for attending the National Convention, unless the event organizer makes special arrangements with PPA for that event to be a merit class.

If it is a merit class, the organizer will usually inform you of that in advance and ask for your PPA membership number so that the merit could be issued.

03-13-2012, 12:37 AM
If you are certified it could potentially count as cont ed.

03-15-2012, 01:21 AM
Jeff, I am certified and understand that events can count as education credits but aren't a 1/1 for education merits. Is there somewhere that I can read about how that works, how I keep up with and report those? I was told a webinar over an hour counts as 1/4 education credit, does that apply the three day webinars that CreativeLive is hosting? Thanks for the help!