There are no prerequisites to take this course. However, to qualify to sit for the American Payroll Association’s Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) exam, you must have been practicing a total of three (3) years out of the five (5) years preceding the date of the examination.
The practice of payroll is defined as direct or related involvement in at least one of the following:
- Payroll Production, Payroll Reporting, Payroll Accounting, Payroll Systems and Payroll Taxation
- Payroll Administration
- Payroll Education/Consulting