APRP Risk Professional Training

Attention risk professionals looking for a valuable certification within the payments industry? PaymentsFirst is offering you an opportunity to take part in the 2020 APRP Training program, with our team of certified payments expert risk professionals ready to support, encourage and provide necessary steps on how you too can succeed and achieve your APRP Certification.  


Looking for additional information about the APRP Certification?  Do you have questions about whether this certification is right for you? Do you need information to provide to take back to your supervisor?
Click below for access to our March 4th webinar recording, "So You Want To Be an APRP.

Click here to register!

 *Continuing credits are not available for the webinar

Training Opportunities

2020 APRP Exam Preparation Series

The APRP Exam Preparation Series consists of seven webinars designed to prepare individuals for the 2020 Accredited Payments Risk Professional Exam and a set of APRP Flashcards. The webinars may be purchased individually or as a series. 

Need more info, be on the lookout for our APRP information webinar in March.


Exam Preparation Series Webinar Dates

Webinars will be held at 2pm - 3:30 ET / 1pm - 2:30pm CT

Payment Systems-Part 1


Payment Systems-Part 2


Risk Fundamentals


Payments Risk Policy, and Governance


Payments Risk Management Systems & Controls


Regulatory Environment


Physical and Information Security



Pricing: $795 Member / $1,590 Non-Member

Click here to register for the APRP Webinar Series. 

Exam Information 

The APRP exam will consist of 120 multiple choice questions. Candidates will have three (3) hours to complete the exam. The exam is administered at computer based testing facilities. 

The exam will cover the following areas:

  • Fundamentals of Payments Risk Management 
  • Payment Systems 
  • Payments Risk Policy & Governance 
  • Payments Risk Management Systems and Controls 
  • Physical and Information Security 
  • Regulatory Environment 

Test Window: New APRP exam window is Nov. 30-Dec. 19, 2020

Registration Start Date: Monday, Dec. 16, 2019 - Friday, Oct. 23, 2020
Member: $525
Nonmember: $650

Late Registration Period: Saturday, Oct. 24 - Friday, Nov. 6, 2020
Member: $575
Nonmember: $700

Register Now! 

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