UK – On April 24, 2018 the graduates of the further educational programme initiated by the British industry association, the BPMA (British Promotional Merchandise Association), were distinguished. At the celebrations in the Royal Air Force Club in London, the participants of the educational measure were presented with their TPM certificates by the Course Director, Daniela Arena, and Gordon Glenister, Director General of the BPMA. Trained in Promotional Merchandise (TPM) is the first of three certification stages, which is followed by the qualifications Certified in Promotional Merchandise (CPM) and Master in Promotional Merchandise (MPM).
The further educational programme of the BPMA is acknowledged by many companies and is suitable for anyone, who works in the promotional products industry. The study matter is conveyed in the form of interactive videos on themes that are relevant for the industry, including customer services, sales, individualising technologies, legal and ethical themes, marketing, business management and product safety or compliance.