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We are the Accessibility Professionals Association or APA

APA is an association of professionals focusing on accessibility in the built environment. We are the premier provider of Continuing Education (CEU) in accessibility standards and regulations. We offer quality training on the national ADA Standards, the specific Texas Accessibility Standards (TAS), and other current and upcoming accessibility codes and standards for any accessibility specialists, Registered Accessibility Specialists (RAS), architects, designers, engineers, contractors, building owners and other professionals. We welcome any and all professionals interested in accessibility to our organization and trainings. We are a registered Continuing Education provider with the Texas Department of Licensing & Regulation (TDLR) and the American Institute of Architects (AIA). Our membership is open to all individuals & organizations. See the list of REGIONS across the United States.


APA Vision Statement

A national association of professionals with knowledge and expertise in pursuit of compliance with accessibility regulations related to the built and physical environment.

APA Mission Statement  
  • Support membership needs and organizational growth
  • Enhance professional development
  • Actively promote the services provided by our members
  • Hold our members to a high standard of professionalism and ethics  
  • Facilitate consistency in the application of accessibility regulations
  • Present a unified voice in our industry
  • Actively participate in the development, interpretation and adoption of accessibility regulations
  • Promote the value of certified accessibility specialists and consultants