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Our Certified Professional Lease and Title Analyst (CPLTA) program is available to qualified lease and title analyst. This program enhances the professional status and provides a reliable standard of excellence and achievement that is readily accepted within the energy industry. CPLTA’s are recognized for exemplifying the highest standards of experience, competence and integrity.

Beginning January 1, 1989, the National Association of Lease and Title Analysts implemented the Certified Professional Lease and Title Analyst (CPLTA) Program for qualified lease and title analysts. This program evolved from a two-year study conducted by NALTA's Certification Committee and represents the ideas and recommendations of many individuals. Participation is voluntary and available to NALTA members and non-members alike. Candidates who meet the established criteria and who successfully complete a comprehensive examination will be granted the title Certified Professional Lease and Title Analyst (CPLTA).


Application Testing

CPLTA Application Fee NALTA member $50.00
CPLTA Application Fee NON-NALTA member $75.00
CPLTA Recertification Fee $50.00

Application & Testing Fee

Certification Manual

CPLTA Full Manual (includes Eastern States Supplement) may be ordered for $175.00 which includes S&H fees.
CPLTA Eastern States Supplement may be ordered for $40.00 which
includes S&H Fees.
(Note: Please select the Electronic or Paper copy when making the supplement purchase)
For more information, please contact the certification director.

CPLTA Manual Choice

Certification Testimonials

CPLTA Certification is to lease analysts what passing the bar exam is to attorneys!

Alyce Hoge, J.D., CDOA, CPLTA

Founder  | Resource Legal Training

CPLTA Certification celebrates the Confident Persuasive Learned and Talented Lease and Title Analyst!

JoAnne Maines McKnight, CPLTA, CDOA

Sr. Staff Land Analyst  | El Paso Exploration & Production Co. LP
CPLTA Certification is a sure way of attaining an educated future and a brighter future!

Lupe H. Felan, CPLTA

Sr. Land Tech  | Samson Lone Star, LLC
My CPLTA designation is unquestionably the proudest achievement of my oil & gas career!

Toni U. Semple, CPLTA

Landman  | Petrohawk Energy Corporation
Certification is worth all the hours of study and classes prior to the exam.

Rhonda J. Vardeman, CPLTA

Sr. Lease Analyst  | SM Energy Company

Attaining CPLTA status was a personal goal which ended up being more about the journey not the destination.

Kathy Mays, CPLTA

Sr. Lease Analsyt  | Denbury Onshore, LLC

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