The 34th Annual Procedure Symposium will be held June 20 – June 22, 2023 at the historic DeSoto hotel in beautiful Savannah, GA.
PPA Writer Certification Training will be held on Monday, June 19th and Friday, June 23rd.

Register now

Book your hotel reservation.

More information can be found below:

2023 PPA Symposium Agenda

2023 PPA Symposium Registration Prices


  • Presentation materials from the 2021 and 2022 Symposiums have been added.
  • To help our members connect, communicate, and benchmark, a members only forum has been added as part of the ongoing website upgrade project.
  • Members now have access to the PPA Certification Roster and PPA Member Roster once logged on.  These features support our objective to facilitate member interaction and info exchange.


PPA provides opportunities for anyone with an interest in developing best in class human factored procedures and work instructions. PPA membership has its advantages, including communication with highly experienced procedure writers, supervisors, and managers.

How to Join »


PPA, in collaboration with a number of member companies, has developed a technical writer training program and certification based on industry recognized standards. PPA also offers a certification process for highly qualified instructors to teach this course.

Read More »

Procedure Standards

Through a voluntary consensus process, PPA standards help member organizations write and process human factored procedures and work instructions in a manner that supports safe and reliable operation.View Procedure Standards for Purchase »


Thanks to our sponsors for their continued support of procedure excellence.

Contact the Director of Symposiums for additional information on being a PPA, Inc. sponsor.