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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Hear From Recent APTD Certified Professionals
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View this video to hear from recent APTD certification holders about their decision to pursue the certification and the impact the certification has had on their career.