AACWP Membership Requirements & Benefits

Any applicant who has completed
an approved course of study
whose primary focus within the wedding industry is wedding planning
may apply for membership.

For more information about Membership Levels

Trained Wedding Planner
Certified Wedding Planner
Certified Master Wedding Planner

Do you have employees or colleagues who want to become members of AACWP, but for whatever reason, don't want to go through a training course? They might be perfect candidates for AACWP's Associate Membership!

Learn about our Associate Membership

As a member of Dallas/Fort Worth’s premier organization for professional wedding planners, you will enjoy benefits such as:

  • Network of Statewide and Destination Planners
  • Extended Network of Venue, Catering, and Hotel Coordinators
  • Public, Searchable Online Business Profile
  • Insurance Partner | General Liability
  • Private, Online Members-only Forum
  • Local Meetings | Option to attend remotely if over 50 miles away
  • Alternating Meeting Times with Current and/or Requested Educational Topics
  • Promotion of each Member through Social Media or in-person Introductions
  • Mentorship Program
  • Teaching Opportunities
  • Certificates to display when advancing to CWP and CMWP
  • Discounted Refresher Training Courses
  • Nationally Recognized Logo to display
  • Quality Vendor List of Professionals for all event categories
  • Industry Program Discounts
  • Job Placement and/or Assistance request fulfillment
  • Publication of your events | Shared with the subscribing industry professionals
  • Quarterly Newsletter
  • Organization Documents Access, within member portal
  • Annual Celebrate event for members only, hosted by AACWP

To apply to become a member of AACWP, go to the Application for Membership.
To apply to become an Associate Member of AACWP, go to the Application for Associate Membership.


Our current annual membership dues are $195. Invoices will be sent to members following application approval.


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