APTA Learning Center

Your Access to Trusted Continuing Education

Frequently Asked Questions

Don’t see an answer to your question below? Feel free to call us at 800-999-2782, email us at learningcenter@apta.org, or contact us using our website's live chat feature.

How do I enable pop-ups for the APTA Learning Center in my internet browser?

The answer for this question varies from browser to browser. You can find how to enable or disable pop-up blockers for different browsers by clicking on the corresponding link below:

If you are using a browser not listed here, please contact learningcenter@apta.org for assistance. 


How do I log in to the APTA Learning Center?
  1. Go to https://learningcenter.apta.org.
  2. Click the "Log In" button at the top right-hand side of the page and enter the email address and password associated with your APTA account.
  3. Once you have entered your credentials, click the “Log In” button.
  4. If you do not have an APTA record, click on the “Register” button to create one.
  5. If you already have an APTA record, please do not create a new one.

I forgot my login or password. How do I retrieve it?
  1. Go to the https://learningcenter.apta.org page.
  2. Click “Log In” on the top right side of the page.
  3. Click on the “Forgot your password” link.
  4. Enter your email address on that page to have your password sent to your email. 


Do I already have a record in the APTA Learning Center?

Please contact Member Success at 800-999-2782 from 8:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m. ET, Monday-Friday, to find out if you already have an account.


How do I set up my recommended content area?
  1. Click on the profile icon on the left-hand side menu on the homepage or hover over the “Recommended for You” tile and click on the “Set Preferences” button.
  2. Scroll down through the “Interest Categories” on the right side of the new page and rank the categories from a low to high level of interest.
  3. Click save before navigating away from the page.

Can I search for specific topic areas?

Yes! This can be accomplished by using the search tools on the right-hand side of the APTA Learning Center homepage. Use the “Search by Category” drop-down menu. You can make one, or multiple, selections here. Then click “Find.” You will be brought to a course listing narrowed down to your selected topic choices.


Where are my courses?

On the left side of the homepage, click on the dashboard icon. This will take you to a page containing your purchased and registered courses. This is also one area where you can access your transcript. 


How do I take my course?
  1. Click on the dashboard icon on the left-hand menu.
  2. Scroll until you see the course or activity you wish to enter. Click on the course. This will open the course page. You can then navigate to the “Contents” tab and view the required course activities. 

What do I do if the course recording or video is not playing? 

First, attempt to clear your cache in your browser. This is typically accomplished by going to the history menu and clearing browser history. If the recording is still not playing after that, please contact careeradvancement@apta.org for assistance.


Why am I unable to log in to the PT or PTA Clinical Performance Instrument?

You need to complete the training modules for the PT or PTA CPI on APTA’s Learning Center before accessing the instrument. These activities can be found here.

If you have completed the APTA Learning Center training course and you are still having difficulty completing the CPI, please reach out to the Liaison International Customer Service Center. Liaison hosts the CPI and can provide you with the technical support you might need. You can reach them at 857-304-2045 or ptcpiwebsupport@liaisonedu.com


How many attempts do I have to pass the post-course assessment?

You have three attempts to take the assessment and achieve a passing score. If you do not obtain a passing score in three attempts, please contact membersuccess@apta.org to be reset. This will allow you to have three more attempts to achieve a passing score. 


Where are my Continuing Education Unit Certificates?

On the left side of the homepage, click on the CEU Certificate transcript icon. This will take you directly to your transcript where you can view all completed courses and download a complete list of certificates earned. 


Why is my course certificate not generating?

Your certificate may not be generating because you have not completed the assessment or evaluation associated with the course. Please check to ensure that you have completed those activities. It also may not generate if you have not achieved a passing score on your assessment. If this is the case, please contact membersuccess@apta.org to be reset. 


Can I get CEUs in my state for this course?

Many states have different requirements for qualifying CEUs. The information for a specific course can be found on the course’s description page. 


Where can I locate my Combined Sections Meeting transcript?

CSM session listings or transcripts can be found within the course listing for each conference. Once you enter the course, the transcript will be available in the CEU Certificate section. 


What is a learning path?

Learning paths are a series of topic-related courses. Some learning paths result in a certificate of achievement for a specific competency. 


Does my personal information remain private in the APTA Learning Center?

We care about your privacy and have created this Privacy Policy to demonstrate our firm commitment to your privacy and to assist you in using www.apta.org, and any other websites and mobile applications we may launch in the future (collectively the “website,” which includes the APTA Learning Center). APTA staff may not release learning records without your prior consent to any individual other than a representative of a state licensure board performing an audit. In order to provide consent to release your learning records, please submit the request via email to learningcenter@apta.org or mail to APTA, Attn: Career Advancement Department, 3030 Potomac Ave., Suite 100, Alexandria, VA 22305.