Fundamental Payroll Certification (FPC)

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Fundamental Payroll Certification (FPC) is designed for entry-level professionals and you do not have to be a member of APA to register or take the examination. This certification is specially designed for sales professionals, consultants, system analysts, engineers, etc., who are servicing the payroll industry.

The Fundamental Payroll Certification (FPC) is a certification programme provided by the American Payroll Association (APA) for individuals who wish to demonstrate their understanding of fundamental payroll concepts and practises.

To earn the FPC certification, candidates must pass an exam covering such topics as: *Fundamental payroll concepts, such as employee classification, payroll calculations, and pay policies *Payroll policies

*Payroll processing, including time and attendance tracking, garnishments, and payroll tax deposits and reporting

*Administration of payroll, including recordkeeping, payroll systems, and payroll policies and procedures

The exam is administered throughout the year at various testing centres, and candidates can prepare for it using APA-supplied study materials and other resources.

Earning the FPC certification can demonstrate a level of expertise and professionalism in the field of payroll, which can be beneficial for individuals seeking career advancement and employers seeking qualified payroll professionals.

iLead Payroll Training:
iLead is one of the leading tax academies in Hyderabad, and we have experienced trainers for payroll training. Our trainers provide in-depth knowledge and help you to pass the FPC examination.

Our course is very flexible, it means you can take our classes online from anywhere. You will also have access to the recorded live sessions, MCQs tests, exercises, quizzes, etc. We have a record of 100% placement and iLead is one of the trusted payroll certification training institutes in Hyderabad.

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At iLead, we recommend over all 200-250 total Hours of Preparation to become an FPC.
CPP and FPC exams are also available year-round to those who participate in Payroll 101 and Payroll 201 at APA’s Payroll Learning Centers, and to international (e.g., India) and military candidates based outside North America.


  • payroll professionals
  • Accounting Professionals
  • Students wants to make Careers in Accounting & Payroll Industries


  • Job security: Payroll is an essential function in every organisation, and skilled payroll professionals are in high demand. Consequently, payroll jobs are generally regarded as stable and providing excellent job security.
  • Payroll professionals are typically well compensated, with salaries that are competitive with other fields in the accounting and finance industry.
  • rofessional development: The FPC certification requires individuals to continuously develop and expand their understanding of payroll concepts and procedures, which can contribute to their professional development and career advancement.
  • Numerous payroll jobs offer flexible work arrangements, such as remote work and flexible schedules, which can help individuals achieve a better work-life balance.
  • Benefits of Becoming APA Member & much more

Target audiences

  • Entry-level payroll professionals
  • 10+2 / Graduates / Post Graduates from Any Stream
  • EA / CPA / CA / Other Finance Professionals
  • House Wives / Home Makers Looking for Additional Income Earning Opportunities
  • Sales professionals/consultants serving the payroll industry