APRP (Accredited Payments Risk Professional Certification)
The APRP (Accredited Payments Risk Professional) Certification esteems itself to identify those individuals who are competent in risk across payment channels at an enterprise level. In 2021, there are more than 360 individuals who are now APRPs!
Exam Dates: August 2, 2021 - August 28, 2021
The exam will cover the following areas:
- Fundamentals of Payments Risk Management - 27%
- Payment Systems - 16%
- Payments Risk Policy & Governance - 10%
- Payments Risk Management Systems and Controls - 22%
- Physical and Information Security - 13%
- Regulatory Environment - 12%
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 on-demand webinars that cover the details one needs to know for the APRP Certification Exam and learn all about payments risk.
Cost - $650 Members / $1,300 Non-Members
So You Think You Want To Be An APRP?
Fundamentals of Payments Risk Management Part 1
Fundamentals of Payments Risk Management Part 2
Fundamentals of Payments Risk Management Part 3
Payments Risk Policy & Governance Part 1
Payments Risk Policy & Governance Part 2
Payments Risk Management Systems & Controls
Physical & Information Security
Suggested APRP Study Publication
(Publication is individually priced)
Enhancements are being made to the APRP study guide (provided when you register for the APRP Exam) and other reference materials to help prepare for the exam.
Registration for the 2021 APRP Certificate Exam window is now open. To learn more, click here!
March 13, 2020: Continuing Education Temporary Waiver (updated Oct. 2020)