Fundamental Payroll Certifications
The Fundamental Payroll Certification (FPC) is open to all those who wish to demonstrate a baseline of payroll competency. The FPC is designed for:
Completing the Application
FPC Application for Certification Applications must be completed and submitted to American Payroll Association before registering to take the exam. You may also contact the Certification Department at (210) 226-4600 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Examination Candidate Handbook
The FPC Examination Candidate Handbook contains information that you will need to make an examination reservation, Bibliography/CPP Examination Preparation, what to expect at the testing center and how to maintain certification. Exceptions are not made for candidates that do not read the handbook.
Recertification is required after 3 years for FPC. Recertification may be achieved through accumulating recertification credit hours ((RCHs) or by successfully retesting. For FPC 60 RCHs are required.