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About AAP Accredited ACH Professional

Earn your AAP accreditation and set yourself apart while giving you and your organization the competitive edge.

The Accredited ACH Professional (AAP) exam is designed to elevate your knowledge and understanding of the intricacies of the ACH payment channel. Passing this exam sets you apart as a well-rounded payments professional and the go-to internal resource.

If you are contemplating taking the AAP exam, ePayResources provides the method and materials to give you the best opportunity for achieving accreditation.

Our training programs consist of webinars, workshops, in-person classes plus on-demand courses, and each is structured to aid in your preparation. The AAP accreditation is within your reach. 

Please note that Nacha recommends at least two years of experience in the payments industry prior to taking the AAP exam.


Aspiring AAP Power Package Series 1

Are you committed to taking the AAP exam this year? The Aspiring AAP Power Package is your best value for thorough preparation! This package includes all the education and study materials you will need, including:

Publications and Study Materials

  • - ACH Rules Book and tabs
  • - ACH Compliance Manual
  • - ACH Risk Management Handbook
  • - ACHPro™
  • - Revised UCC4A and the ACH Network
  • - ACH Product and Marketing Handbook
  • - Return Reason Code Guide
  • - AAP Flashcards
  • - SEC Code Quick Reference Guide
  • - AAP Core Concepts

Courses and Webinars

  • - AAP Prep Course
  • - AAP Review Course
  • - AAP Webinar Series (and recordings)

Member:
$1,795
Non-Member:
$3,495

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AAP Prep Webinar Series

Join us for an interactive series of webinars designed to both inform and engage as you prepare for the AAP exam! Coursework and reading assignments encourage students to contribute both to their own learning and to the learning of other classmates.

Weekly discussions via ePay's Connections Member Community will stimulate dialogue and facilitate interaction among class participants. Pop quizzes follow each session to help you review course material. Following the Review and Testing Information session, there is a timed multiple choice exam with 120 questions to simulate the computer-based AAP Exam.

Registration for this series includes access for one person to the following items:

  • - Access to each live webinar (and recordings of the full series)
  • - Access to course materials, study plans, and WWYD scenarios via ePay’s Connections Community
  • - Question-of-the-Day emailed directly to the registrant each banking day throughout the webinar series
  • - Online quizzes and exams (pre-test before the webinar series begins, quizzes after each webinar, and a post-test after the webinar series concludes)

Member: 
$995
Non-Member: 
$1,495

Up to 21.6 AAP Credits

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AAP Preparation for the Exam

This comprehensive two-day workshop provides the robust core curriculum needed to frame your preparation for the AAP exam. Topics covered include ACH participants; Originator responsibilities; ODFI and RDFI warranties and responsibilities; governance, including UCC4A and Regulations CC, D, and E; file formatting; ACH products; and other payments systems.

If you are limited to taking only one AAP preparation course, this is the one for you!

Members:
$445
Members Group Rate (up to 5):
$1245
Non-members:
$845

Up to 12 AAP/APRP Credits

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AAP Review Before You Test

This intensive review course helps candidates prepare for the AAP exam by reviewing critical areas of study, assessing your knowledge level, and identifying weaknesses. This session provides users with hands-on exercises and group interaction while reviewing the AAP examination material. Practice test questions are an integral part of this workshop that also includes test-taking tips, key concepts about taking a computerized multiple-choice exam, and study tips from AAP professionals. Don’t go into the exam without the right preparation!

Please note that Nacha recommends at least two years of experience in the payments industry prior to taking the AAP exam.

Members:
$445
Members Group Rate (up to 5):
$1245
Non-members:
$845

Up to 12 AAP/APRP Credits

See the Schedule