The CAPP or Certified Accounts Payable Practitioner programme is the most respected widely recognized as the prestige Accounts Payable certification in Europe and North America.

The programme consists of two levels and certifications in their own right, which can be taken individually or combined, including;

Certified Accounts Payable Specialist (CAPS) and Certified Accounts Payable Manager (CAPM).

Combined, these programmes make up the full Certified Accounts Payable Practitioner (CAPP) programme.

The CAPS (or Foundation) level is the recommended starting point for anybody interested in becoming certified in Accounts Payable. The course teaches about the Accounts Payable function, and best practices for performing the Accounts Payable Specialist role in improving processes or reducing risk to the business.

The essentials, that you need to know

Open enrolment: when to enrol is your choice as there are no set intake dates, as our Virtual Academy allows you the flexibility to start and stop study whenever it is convenient for you
Customized profiles: you can enrol online, where you will be required to select your international location, as course materials contain regional variances and create your student profile to personalise your experience
Online Academy: Enrolment includes all course materials, the final exam, and your official certificate
Payment options: pay either as a one-time payment, or set up a monthly payment plan
Real-time: Following payment, the course will become immediately available to you within your student dashboard
18 months: From enrolment, you have access to the online courses and final exams for 18 months, in which time you must complete the course
One examination: 100 multiple choice questions all relating to topics, legislation and best practices covered within the course.
On-demand: sit the exam whenever you feel ready, at a time and place to suit you. There is no need to attend an examination venue as the exam is take remotely from within the IFOL Virtual Academy.
Status: Once you pass the examination you are officially considered a CAPS, CAPM or CAPP depending on which level or levels you complete
Continuing Education Requirements: After successfully passing an exam, you will be invited to become a Certified Full Member of The Institute of Financial Operations and Leadership. As a member you will access continuing education resources such as webinars, course updates, research and private forums. Members are advised to complete 10 hours of continuing education annually. Membership also grants you access to the Annual General Meeting and live support forums.

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