APT-Global ("APT"), also known as Applied Professional Training offers electric power, telecommunications and renewable energy training and consulting services. In 2012, APT created new subsidiaries to align with its accredited entity (APT College) mission and its non-accredited entity (APT Corporate Training Services) for non-degree courses and consulting services. In 2003 APT became a Distance Education and Training Council accredited institution. Since the institution's inception, APT has gained the reputation as being the premier technical training and consulting provider for electric power, telecommunications and renewable energy industries. APT not only offers professional certificates and college degrees, but also offers career-oriented courses designed to enhance employee knowledge, skills, and abilities. Industry certifications related to both current and emerging technologies are proctored in class.