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CPP/FPC Study Groups

Study Group classes for the Spring 2020 CPP Testing is scheduled to begin January 16, 2020.





Meeting Site:        5717 Pacific Center Blvd., Ste 100 San Diego CA 92121

Class Dates:         Jan 16, 2020 – Mar 12, 2020 Thursdays from 6-9 PM


Course Description


This is a study group for those who are interested taking the Certified Payroll Professional exam given by the American Payroll Association and for current CPP’s to earn RCH’s

Course Objective


Each week we will review different chapters from the 2019 Payroll Source and do problems based on different scenarios to help the group understand the concepts needed to pass the exam. 

Current FPC’s and CPP can also earn credits by attending or leading the classes.

The study group is free to members with up to date dues, or you may join at the study group first session ($40) Bootcamp is additional ($25). Fees are due at 1st meeting

Class Schedule

01/16/20:  Section 1:  The Employer-Employee Relationship and Section 2:   Federal And State Wage Hour-Laws

01/23/20:  Section 3:  Taxable and Nontaxable Compensation

01/30/20:  Section 4:   Health, Accident, And Retirement Benefits 

02/06/20:  Section 5:   Paying The Employee and Section 6:   Withholding Taxes

02/13/20:  Section 7:   Unemployment Insurance and Section 8:   Depositing and Reporting Withheld Taxes

02/20/20   Section 9:   Other Deductions From Pay and Section 10:  Recordkeeping And Record Retention

02/27/20   Section 11:  Payroll Accounting and Section 12:  Payroll Systems and Technology

03/05/20   Section 13:  Managing A Payroll Department and Section 14:  Payroll for U.S. Employees Abroad & Aliens In the U.S.

03/12/20:  Section 15:  Preparing For The CPP Exam and Review Sections Plus Practice Test

About the Exam:

The exam is offered in North America during the following windows:

Spring 2020 Registration: January 14 - April 17, 2020 Exam: March 21 - April 18, 2020

For information on taking the exam at APA’s Payroll Learning Centers, internationally, and on military bases, review the Candidate Handbook.

Exams administered from September 14, 2019 through September 4, 2020, feature questions based on federal laws and regulations in effect as of January 1, 2019.


Education Coordinator Information

Name:          Kathrine Williams, CPP

Title:            Payroll Specialist, BBSI Inc.

Phone:         858-764-0304 (work) 858-232-5143 (cell)


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