pcc week 2019


Mailpiece Design Professional Training


Date: Thursday, February 21, 2019 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Lunch included!

BECO Conference Center
8505 IBM Dr.
Charlotte, NC 28262

Mail Design Professional (MDP) Certification

This full-day course provides in-depth training and exam preparation on postal standards related to designing letter and flat mail to facilitate processing on high-speed automation equipment while maximizing cost-effectiveness and reducing processing delays. MDP training is free, however, USPS MDP Certification is only available upon successful completion of course assessment, which does have a $95 fee. Registrants who want certification may pay for the exam separately.

This course includes:

  • Postal addressing standards
  • Class of mail and processing categories
  • POSTNET, Intelligent Mail® & parcel barcoding formats & print specifications
  • Designing automation letters & flats (tabbing, polywrap, deflection, flexibility, etc.)
  • Reply mail (BRM, CRM, MRM, PRM, MRS)
  • Address Information Products & Move Update

Learners will also receive information on design standards for Customized Market Mail, Repositionable Notes, Election Mail Logos, Privately Printed Labels and Reusable Envelopes.

 Click here to get the full Mailpiece Design Professional Certification course description.

Instructions for the exam process for certification will be covered during training.

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Event Details

Event Name: Mailpiece Design Professional Training
Show Event Date: Feb 21, 2019
Individual Registration Rate: 0.00
Address: 8505 IBM Dr., Charlotte, NC 28262
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USPS National & North Carolina News

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08/12/2019 12:14
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08/09/2019 14:22
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08/08/2019 10:33
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08/08/2019 07:57
MILTON, NC – The Post Office located at 238 Broad Street is temporarily closed for maintenance. Milton PO Box customers can pick up their mail at the nearby Semora Post Office, which also offers retail services.
Milton Post Office temporarily closed for maintenance
08/05/2019 14:23
JACKSONVILLE, NC – A tractor trailer carrying mail caught fire today and destroyed some of the mail on board. There were no injuries and due to the quick actions by first responders, some mail was salvaged. The Postal Service will make every effort to salvage additional items and deliver as much of the mail as possible.
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08/05/2019 13:28
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08/01/2019 09:30
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07/24/2019 10:47
CHARLOTTE – One forever stamp for collectors, one giant event for philatelists. Stamp collectors and enthusiasts will gather in Charlotte for a two-day event showcasing stamps and other philatelic products for the Charpex Annual Stamp and Postcard Show.
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07/18/2019 15:34
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Postal Service to Host Passport Fair in Winston Salem on July 20
07/18/2019 15:33
DURHAM, NC — To help travelers prepare for upcoming international travel, the Durham Main Post Office will host a passport fair on Saturday, July 20, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Durham Main Post Office to Host Passport Fair on July 20