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Certified Robot Integrator Program

The RIA Certified Robot Integrator program allows system integrator companies to highlight their expertise. The certification is designed to help users identify integrators who have the capabilities and experience that meet their specific needs. For full details, visit Robotics Online.

Vision and Imaging Training and Certification Programs

Obtain Certified Vision Professional (CVP) Basic or Advanced credentials through AIA educational courses and knowledge testing. Those with experience can choose to take the exam only. With a passing grade on the exam, individuals receive certification credentials. Continuing education every three years is required to maintain certification. For full details, visit the AIA website.

The AIA Certified System Integrator Program


The AIA Certified System Integrator Program allows system integration companies to demonstrate the depth of their expertise and highlight their industry experience. Customers can trust that this group of qualified companies specialize in system integration and have met the AIA’s specific criteria.


Motion Control Training and Certification Programs

MCMA offers the fundamental knowledge base that benefits everyone working with motion control, motors and automation technologies.

Become a Certified Motion Control Professional (CMCP) and join the elite group of system integrators, machine builders, manufacturers, end-users and others distinguished in the industry for their professional knowledge and expertise.
For full details, visit the MCMA website.

Industry Statistics

RIA publishes quarterly market data that provides detailed information on the North American market. View the reports here.

Vision Online provides informative articles on market data, trends and outlooks as well as information on AIA’s annual market study and our mini studies on new market opportunities. Click here for more information.

MCMA develops Motion Control market statistics reports that members use to grow their business and make more informed decisions. Read more here.


RIA works in conjunction with the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) to develop robot safety standards that include robotic definitions, engineering guidelines, evaluation criteria, testing requirements, and safety requirements for industrial robots.
Click here to learn more.

Vision Online is your hub for vision industry standards. Click here to learn more about the standards available and how they can impact your business.