" Develop a passion for learning.  If you do, you will never cease to grow."

Anthony J. D'Angelo

Education is the cornerstone of social and economic development.  The Hampton Roads APA is built on Education.  The chapter provides a  multitude of educational opportunities to meet your learning or professional experience level.  It is only through education that we can hope to enhance our professional goals.  See how Hampton Roads APA can help you further your professional goals through our educational courses. 

The Hampton Roads Chapter of American offers a study group for the Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) and the Fundamental Payroll Certification (FPC) examinations.  The courses do qualified for students needing to obtain CEU's and CEU credit hours.  The RCH and CEU hours will be approved based on the actual hours of participation by each student.



CPP/FPC Study Group

The Fundamental Payroll Certification (FPC) is open to all those who wish to demonstrate a baseline of payroll competency. The FPC is designed for Entry-level Payroll Professionals. The Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) Exam is intended to prepare intermediate to advanced level Payroll Professionals. This is an intensive Payroll "body of knowledge" review course requiring an estimated 6-8 hours per week study time plus the weekly review sessions.

Any CPP who needs recertification hours can take the class once per tax year covered and receive RCHs.  You can earn up to 27 RCH credit hours for attending! 

 CPP Fall exam dates are September 15 – October 13, 2018, based upon federal tax laws and regulations in effect 1/1/2018.

Location – 200 Bendix Road, Suite 100, Virginia Beach, Virginia

Schedule -   Classes will be held on the following Saturdays from 9:00 am to noon. 

June 2 and 9

July 14, 21 and 28

August 4, 11 and 25

September 8

Cost -  Registration will temporarily reserve a seat but only payment of funds will secure a seat for the class.  Seats are limited and the class fills up quickly.  

  • $150.00 HRAPA Member Rate
  • $200 Non-HRAPA Member Rate (This includes HRAPA chapter membership)

The class will be taught from the 2018 Payroll Source (required).  The book can be purchased from APA - 

Enrollment Process - Please register online at HRAPA website:  The course outline will be provided at the first meeting.

Payment Options - A check made payable to HRAPA for the proper amount due before the first study group session, or by credit card at  Registration deadline is May 25, 2018.