Events & Learning

APSE is the organization to turn to for reliable information and opinions on Employment First. Our vast network taps into expertise on everything from navigating policy to the implementation of placement and support models.

Please investigate and explore! Well-informed advocates make our community stronger!

Online Learning

Access to webinars that delve deeply into the issues that impact our community right now. Members receive discounted rates on all webinars and priority access to free webinars. Other resources for Employment Support Professionals learning their role and those who may be considering earning the CESP™ credential.

Training for Businesses

APSE leaders design training and professional development opportunities to engage business leaders who currently or are interested in employing a diverse workforce while focusing on cutting-edge practices to build more inclusive workplaces.

Emerging Leaders in Employment Services

Join APSE for an innovative and immersive leadership development program aimed at creating career pathways and succession planning for Mid-Level Managers in Employment Services. This one-year program is aimed at creating career pathways and succession planning for provider organizations.


This is the place to turn for position papers, APSE statements and letters, helpful publications, and the tools you need to be better-informed about inclusive employment, including an archived copy of Olmstead guidance. If you are an individual with a disability, a student with a disability, or a provider or employer, we have the information you need to feel confident and comfortable in your work and advocacy efforts. We’re also proud to provide a special new section with LinkedIn on landing on great job! And, if you want insight into the core of Employment first, please read our success stories!


For members of the media, we’ve placed our contacts and statements in one place. Please be in touch with any question