Thank you for visiting the Adapted Physical Education National Standards (APENS) Web site resource. APENS was developed by members of the National Consortium for Physical Education and Recreation for Individuals with Disabilities (NCPERID.) Individuals who wish to become Nationally Certified Adapted Physical Educators (CAPE) will find our Web site to be a valuable resource in accomplishing your goal.
The APENS Mission
The mission of APENS is to promote the fifteen Adapted Physical Education Standards and national certification exam.
The goal of APENS is to promote a nationally certified Adapted Physical Educator (CAPE) – the one qualified person who can make meaningful decisions for children with disabilities in physical education – within every school district in the country.