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PAYROLL CERTIFICATION STUDY GROUP BEGAN FEBRUARY 2, 2019 – Registration Closed – Study Group Currently in Session

FEBRUARY 2, 2019:

The Study Group will be held every other Saturday, beginning February 2, 2019, 8:30 am to 3:30 pm:

February 2nd    February 16th    March 2nd    March 16th    March 30th

Study Group Host and Location –

Town of Windsor, 301 Walnut Street (one block south of Main Street on the east side of town), Windsor, CO 80550

Coffee, Rolls, Water provided; 30 minute brown bag lunch per session

Cost –

Chapter Members – $75       (all participants must be a paid member of NCPA)

1 Year – NCPA 2019 Membership cost – $60 (includes two colleagues from the same company or organization)

Materials needed for Study Group – 

American Payroll Association’s (APA) 2018 Payroll Source textbook, large binder, hand calculator, notepaper, package of index cards 

The Study Group will be approved by the APA and the instructors will be APA certified (CPP/FPC) NCPA chapter members 

Study Group Participants will receive – 

Weekly PowerPoint’s on each section, test-taking tips, testing on each session, Certificate of Completion

Goals – 

  • Completion of this 32.5 hour course to acquire mastery in the field of payroll practices and laws
  • Enjoy the comradery and support of fellow Study Group participants and instructors
  • Gain the confidence to sit for the CPP (Certified Payroll Professional) or FPC (Fundamental Payroll Professional) exam
  • You are not required to sit for the CPP/FPC exams but you will be fully prepared to do so if you choose to register during a later study group session
  • Attend NCPA’s monthly Payroll/HR education luncheons with speakers presenting on topics that empower member’s with the most up-to-date federal and/or state legislation or practices
  • Obtain connections to a network of payroll professionals from various types of industries

CPP/FPC Exam Registration: January 15 – April 19, 2019     Exams: March 23 – April 20, 2019

Exams administered from September 15, 2018 through September 13, 2019 feature questions based on federal laws and regulations in effect as of January 1, 2018.

Whether or not you wish to become certified, this five week course will cover all aspects of payroll in various industries!  You are not required to sit for the exam to certify in order to participate.  The Study Group will be held at the Town of Windsor, 301 Walnut Street (one block south of Main Street on the east side of town), Windsor, CO 80550.


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