New Product Development Professional | NPDP study guide


The New Product Development Professional (NPDP) certification, developed and offered by the Product Development and Management Association (PDMA), is an internationally recognized body of knowledge which assists product managers, product team members, product leaders, and innovation executives, in executing product management best practices.

Why become NPDP certified?

NPDP certification supports and formally recognizes your drive for process consistency and discipline. This edge allows you to document your knowledge and experience in new product development, offers the right big picture perspective and moves you beyond “just being able to talk about it.”

When you earn your NPDP certification, companies looking to hire the best of the best will see your commitment to the profession, know you have top-notch product development and management ability and a track record of professionalism and success.

You will earn a prestigious designation that carries with it a sense of personal accomplishment and demonstrates your professional competency in all product management fields:

  • Portfolio Management
  • NPD Strategy
  • New Products Process
  • Lifecycle Management
  • Culture, Organization, and Teams
  • Tools and Metrics
  • Market Research

The NPDP exam format is 200 multiple choice questions to be completed within 3.5 hours.

Our NPDP Study Guide

This study guide covers all of the material you will need to successfully pass the NPDP certification exam on your first try, and it will guide you through the essentials to help you attain and showcase the knowledge, experience, and skills of a top product manager.


Give yourself an advantage with the ABC approach:

  • Simpler: navigate through bite-size materials that cover every exam topic
  • Faster: master key concepts in a short amount of time
  • Cheaper: save money by passing the first time

Learn more about the benefits of the NPDP certification and the unique approach employed in our NPDP study guide.

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