Continuing Professional Education Credits

The American Payroll Association provides essential payroll and accounts payable training in a variety of formats to educate and update professionals to assist them in maintaining compliance and developing best practices within their organizations.

The delivery method used for training offered by the APA is either group-live or group internet-based. There are no prerequisites or advanced preparation required for training events. See individual training events for Program Level and Fields of Study. American Payroll Association's Sponsor ID is #103152.

In accordance with the standards of the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, CPE credits will be awarded based on a 50-minute hour.

Complaint Resolution Policy

The APA will make every effort to resolve complaints regarding NASBA compliance within a reasonable amount of time and in a confidential manner. A formal complaint must be submitted in writing and must set forth a statement of the facts and the specific remedy sought. Submit complaints to:

American Payroll Association
Attn: Director of Certification
660 North Main Avenue
Suite 100
San Antonio, TX 78205-1217

Director of Certification: 210-226-4600

The American Payroll Association is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:


APA's Certification Department

[email protected]