The graduation ceremony was held February 12, 2008 in Las Vegas at The Rental Show, the American Rental Association’s premier annual industry event. 15 of 25 graduates were present for the ceremony. The Certified Event Rental Professional (CERP) program is the only certification program specifically created for those in the party and event rental industry by the American Rental Association.
The CERP certification results from the completion of an in-depth three-year program across eight disciplines of the party and event rental industry. The program is designed to provide participants with the level of professionalism that will identify them as expert in the field.