American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)

American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
Learning Activity
All CMS Training (WBTs and Calls/Webcasts)

Association Requirements

APTA awards CEUs based on the length of the training, see chart for details.

Length of Training / Contact Hours Index Number
associated with training
offered for training
Less than 30 minutes CMS06140727A 0.5
30 to 60 minutes CMS06140728A 1.0
60 to 90 minutes CMS06140729A 1.5
90 to 120 minutes CMS06140730A 2.0


Learning Format of Activity Accepted

  1. MLN Web-Based Training (WBT) Register/Login
    • Certificates include training time and can be found in your LMS transcript after successful completion of a WBT.
    • List of All MLN WBTs (PDF)
  2. MLN Calls and Webcasts Register
    • Certificates of participation are available for 30 days after the event. Only participants who registered for the event can receive a certificate of participation.
    • After the event, email for your certificate and include in the email:
      • Date and topic in the subject line
      • Your name in the body of the email
      • The MLN will verify your registration and respond to your request within 5 business days.
  3. CMS Grand Rounds Events Recorded Webinars
    • Training list and instructions for successful completion

      Submission/Documentation Requirements

      When submitting documentation for completed training please retain:

      • A copy of your certificate of completion/participation, or
      • Documentation of the contact hours spent in the training
      • Corresponding Index Number from the chart above

      Note: The documentation listed above is required if APTA contacts you to request verification of CEUs listed on your renewal form. Any certificate, including a Certificate of Completion, will be accepted.

      Contact Information

      For additional information visit the APTA website.