NCPA would like to host a Study Group which would begin in early January, 2018.  In order to do so, we need at least ten (10) candidates who wish to participate in the Study Group.  The CPP/FPC Study Group for the Spring testing period (March 24 – April 21, 2018).  Please email us at to let us know you wish to become certified.  

Our Study Groups are Instructor-led by certified payroll professionals to assist you in the preparation of sitting for either the Fundamental Payroll Certification (FPC) or the Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) exam. Study Group’s are held from early January through the end of March and consist of 13 weeks of intense study using the American Payroll Association’s The Payroll Source® textbook.  The Study Group meets once per week from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm in a central location.  The cost is $75 for any Colorado APA chapter member. Non-members are required to join NCPA in addition to paying the study group fee. There will be mentors who are CPP’s and/or FPC’s who will be available to assist you with your studies.  For the Spring, 2018 exams (held late March to mid-April), questions should be answered based on Federal laws and regulations in effect as of 1/1/2017.  For eligibility, cost, resources, etc., please click on one of the below American Payroll Association links:

Certified Payroll Professional

Fundamental Payroll Certification



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