PAYROLL CERTIFICATION

APA CERTIFICATION PROGRAMS
Certified Payroll Professional

Fundamental Payroll Certification

APA sets the standards for payroll excellence through certification programs at two levels. Explore the benefits of certification for you and your staff.  Click on the links below to read the criteria necessary to become a Certified Payroll Professional (CPP- Minimum of three years experience in payroll) or obtain the Fundamental Payroll Certification if you are new to payroll or wish to receive the FPC as a stepping stone to CPP certification.

For CPP and FPC exams administered September 17, 2016 through September 15, 2017, questions should be answered based on Federal laws and regulations in effect as of 1/1/2016.

For CPP and FPC exams administered September 16, 2017 through September 15, 2018,questions should be answered based on Federal laws and regulations in effect as of 1/1/2017.

Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) Fundamental Payroll Certification (FPC)
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