The Associate Professional in Talent Development (APTD) is a certification for talent development professionals who are in the early stages of their career or who are focused on training delivery, instructional design, or learning technologies. Build your knowledge, prove your worth, grow your network, and boost your career with the APTD certification. The areas of expertise covered by the APTD exam are those shaded in orange on the competency model diagram to the right.
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This interactive workshop includes reflective exercises to help you identify your knowledge gaps, and create a plan to prepare. We will also explore post-workshop study tips to help provide you with additional focus and support.
Meet Sarah Hackenmueller. As an accidental trainer, she always felt the CPLP was a little out of reach. Once the APTD certification was launched, she knew the APTD was just the stepping stone she needed. Learn more about her APTD journey.