Education

     

    The Dallas Chapter APA is founded on Education. We offer a wide variety of educational opportunities to meet your level of experience or learning needs. Take control of your future and find out how the Dallas Chapter APA can help you achieve your goals through continuing education.

    All courses offer qualified CEU’s to all individuals, including CPP’s, FPC’s, PHR’s, SPHR’s and CMA’s. CEU and RCH hours will be granted based on the actual hours of participation by each student.

    Please contact the Education team for any questions at: education@apadallas.com

     

     

    Dallas Chapter Educational Classes          

     

    The Dallas Chapter of the American Payroll Associations joins the LaQuinta Inn and Suites in Grand Prairie and Addison to present FPC Mini Series, CPP Mini Series, Calculations, Fundamentals of Payroll (FPC), Mastering Payroll Concepts (CPP), FPC Fast Track and CPP Fast Track.

     

     

     

    FPC Mini Series:  14-hour instructor led mini session in the first quarter of the year going over the major topics that may be covered on the Spring FPC testing window. The focus is to help you narrow down your strengths/weaknesses and gage your preparedness for the exam.

    CPP Mini Series:  28-hour instructor led mini session in the first quarter of the year going over the major topics that may be covered on the Spring CPP testing window. The series is intended to help you hone your strengths and identify your weaknesses to determine the focus of the study before you take the exam.

    Calculations Mini Series:  7-hour instructor led class focusing on calculations that vary in complexity.  The calculations cover basic calculations, gross-ups, advanced gross-ups, group term life, annual leave value, garnishments, special pay calculations and many other practice calculations. This is a special calculations series to review calculations that may be included in the Spring FPC or CPP exam.   

     

     

     

    The Fundamentals of Payroll class series: 28-hour instructor led classes using the Payroll Practice Fundamentals, which is included in the class fee. This series focuses on FPC test preparation and awards up to 28 RCH** upon completion of the class. This series will be conducted at both La Quinta locations, one session in the Spring and one in the Fall.

    The Mastering Payroll Concepts class series: 40-hour instructor led classes using the Payroll Source, which is included in the class fee. This series focuses on CPP test preparation and awards up to a maximum of 40 RCH ** upon successful completion of the class.Classes will be held at both LaQuinta locations, one session in the Spring and one in the Fall.

    Just Calculations:  8-hour instructor led class focusing on calculations that vary in complexity. The calculations cover basic calculations, gross-ups, advanced gross-ups, group term life, annual leave value, garnishments, special pay calculations and many other practice calculations. This class is offered several times per year including a special class of calculation review prior to the Spring testing window.

     

     

     

     

    FPC Fast Track:  8-hour instructor led fast paced review, going over the major topics on the FPC test.This class includes flash cards, study tips and other valuable handouts to help you gain the confidence needed to successfully take the FPC exam. 

    CPP Fast Track:  16-hour instructor led fast paced review going over major topics on the CPP exam. This class includes flash cards, study tips, brain dumps and other valuable material to help you gain the confidence needed to successfully take the CPP exam.

     

    Registrations must be paid in advance – payments will not be accepted at the door. See the cancellation policy below.

     

    Please Note:  All cancellations less than 72 hours in advance of the first day of class will be refunded at 50%. Cancellations less than 24 hours in advance of the first day of class will not be refunded; however, any books or materials included in the fee will be available for pickup by contacting education@apadallas.com