APD Training Portal

Welcome to APD's Training page.  From here, you can access various pages for information about training requirements and opportunities.  Although specific training is required for providers and some APD employees, these courses are available to everyone, including APD customers and family members.

APD Training Requirements

There are three types of APD trainings:

Required Provider Basic Training
Applies to all direct care staff

Required Provider Service-Specific Training Applies to direct care staff of specific services

Required Provider In-Service Training
Courses are available using web-based training, classroom setting, and some are available in both settings.

Train Florida

How to get an APD TRAIN Florida Account

TRAIN Florida is the official Learning Management System (LMS) for the Agency for Persons with Disabilities (APD). Through TRAIN Florida, APD will provide easy access to courses that support professional and personal development, as well as courses, and registration for courses, not provided by APD.

TRAIN Florida is your ticket to SUCCESS!

As an APD learner, you can:

  • Access TRAIN Florida 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • Quickly find and register for many courses listed on Train.org and participating TRAIN affiliate sites.
  • Track your personal online transcript.
  • Receive and track Certificates of Completion and Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for our licensed professionals.

TRAIN Florida empowers you, to manage and track your trainings: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Train Florida APD – Announcements and Updates…Read More!

  1. Get ready for the new TRAIN Florida learning network platform…Read More!
  2. The FDOH and APD TRAIN Florida Site Administrators are working towards migrating TRAIN Florida V2.0 to TRAIN Florida V3.0.  The rollout for TRAIN Florida V3.0 will occur in early 2018.

    The new TRAIN Florida will have mobile-friendly access, allowing learners to use TRAIN Florida on a variety of devices:

    • Modern design that is easy to navigate
    • Simplified account creation
    • Improved advanced course search
    • Streamlined learning record management, including transcripts and certificates
    • Increased support, including video tutorials and easy-to-understand documentation

  3. How to Register in TRAIN Florida?

  4. Forgot Your TRAIN Florida Login Name and password?
  5. New Learner Account

    You do not need a TRAIN Florida Account Creation Conformation email.  You can log in to TRAIN Florida. All you need is your TRAIN Florida email address. Click here for help getting your login name and password.  - Please DO NOT create a new TRAIN Florida account.
    Current Learner Account

    As a reminder: If at some point in the future you cannot remember your login name or password, or cannot access TRAIN Florida - Please DO NOT create a new TRAIN Florida account. Click here for help getting your login name and password.

  6. APD Solo Provider with APD or Agency Contact
    If you are a Solo Provider with APD, or your Agency’s contact, your TRAIN Florida account maybe already created. please let us know, and send us your Provider Medicaid ID number.

    Please contact the TRAIN Florida APD Team by email at: apd.lmssupport@apdcares.org

    Agency Provider Contact

    If you have logged into TRAIN Florida, please verify your account information: How to Manage My Learner Account.  Please do not change the Address 2 field; it should have Provider Contact.  If your account information is not correct, please contact the TRAIN Florida APD Team with the correct information by email at: apd.lmssupport@apdcares.org

    If you have not logged into TRAIN Florida, please contact the TRAIN Florida APD Team by email at: apd.lmssupport@apdcares.org with the following information:

    • Agency Name
    • Provider Contact Name
    • Provider Contact email address
    • Provider Medicaid ID

  8. TRAIN Florida APD LMS Support

Please contact the APD LMS Support team for help with TRAIN Florida.  APD LMS Support team contact information - Read More....

Please do not contact the Public Health Foundation (PHF) or the Florida Department of Health regarding TRAIN Florida website questions.  This includes the FDOH Local Administrators in your Region.