Accredited Payments Risk Professional Certification (APRP)

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NACHA has announced a NEW advanced certification program called the Accredited Payments Risk Professional (APRP) Certification. The certification esteems itself to identify those individuals who are competent in risk across payment channels at an enterprise level. In 2018, its pilot year, participation will be limited to 250 participants.

Exam Dates: March 5 - 17, 2018

The exam will cover the following areas:

  • Fundamentals of Payments Risk Management
  • Payment Systems
  • Payments Risk Policy & Governance
  • Payments Risk Management Systems and Controls
  • Physical and Information Security
  • Regulatory Environment

APRP Certification Propels Your Business & Career Forward

Becoming an APRP will help you to advance both your financial institution as well as your career. Having an APRP employee shows examiners that your Financial Institution is committed to risk management and regulatory compliance. As an APRP, you can rest assured that you will rise above the rest by exemplifying that you are committed to your payments-related profession and helping your employer remediate risk.

APRP Prep Series

Register for the comprehensive APRP Prep Series that includes seven webinars that cover the details one needs to know for the APRP Certification Exam and learn all about payments risk.

  • Payments Systems - Part 1
  • Payments Systems - Part 2
  • Risk Fundamentals - Part 1
  • Risk Fundamentals - Part 2
  • Payments Risk Policy, Governance and Regulations
  • Payments Risk Management Systems & Controls
  • Physical and Information Security

APRP Prep Series Package is priced at $650 Member / $1,300 Non-Member.

Each individual Training Course may be attended independently for $199 Member / $398 Non-Member. Click here to register for these individual Training Courses.

The APRP Prep Series will be held every Wednesday beginning January 3 to February 14, 2018, from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. CT. Register here.

If you want to see what this is all about, we have a webinar for that, too, and its FREE. Click here for "So You Think You Want to Be an APRP?", December 12, 2017, from 1:00 to 1:30 p.m. CT.

Click here to register for the APRP Certificate Exam.