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About APRP

About Accredited Payments Risk Professional (APRP)

The APRP credential demonstrates that you, or your employees, have mastered the complexities of risk management for ACH, cards, checks, wires, faster payments, and emerging and alternative payments. Exam participants should have a comprehensive knowledge of risk management strategies, concepts, and mitigation techniques within the payments ecosystem.

APRP Webinar Series

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

The live 2024 APRP Webinar Series begins May 9, 2024, and ends June 13, 2024.

Candidates purchasing the webinar series after May 9 may experience a combination of live and recorded webinars.

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

Registration for this series includes access to the following items for the registrant only:

  • Connection to each session
  • APRP Prep Series Study Group, course materials, and study plans via the dedicated online Connections Community

Session Topics:

  • ePayResources APRP Prep Guide
  • Payments
  • Rules and Regulations
  • Payments Risk
  • Risk Policy and Governance
  • Controls
  • Security and Business Continuity Planning

Members: $995
Non-members: $1,395

CE Credits:
Up to 10.8 AAP/APRP Credits


Aspiring APRP Power Package

Are you committed to taking the APRP exam? Then the Aspiring APRP Power Package is for you. The APRP Power Package includes the following to set you on your way toward successfully achieving the APRP certification.

The Aspiring APRP Power Package includes:

  • What you need to know to become an APRP Webinar
  • Aspiring APRP Publication Package ($255 value)
  • APRP Webinar Series ($995 value)
  • APRP Review Before You Test Course ($245 value)

Members: $1,395
Non-Members: $2,695 

CE Credits:
Up to 17.4 AAP/APRP Credits

Nacha Certification Test cost is not included in pricing.


APRP Review Before You Test

This intensive review course helps candidates prepare for the APRP 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 APRP examination material. Practice test questions are an integral part of this workshop. Additionally, this session includes test-taking tips, key concepts about taking a computerized multiple-choice exam, and study tips from APRP 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 APRP exam.

Members: $245
Non-Members: $445 

CE Credits:
Up to 6.6 AAP/APRP Credits


Aspiring APRP Publication Package

The Aspiring APRP Publication Package includes study materials to help you in your endeavor to successfully achieve the APRP certification.

APRP Publication Package includes:

  • Nacha's ACH Risk Management Handbook
  • RiskPro -Test Your Knowledge of Risk Management
  • APRP Flashcards

Members: $255
Non-Members: $595