• Student Support

    An essential element of the ACAPP delivery model to is to ensure you are supported at each stage in your journey. Support is provided through our Virtual Learning Environment and student community forums.

  • 24/7 Access

    The ACAPP Management course content is available to students online 24/7 within our state of the art virtual learning environment. Access course materials including training videos, audio, presentations, surveys and the course exam at your convenience.

  • Course Structure

    Modular Learning Format, means you learn and absorb the information you need to before moving on the the next topic. Your knowledge is tested with quizzes and an end of course multiple choice exam

Globally recognised and respected

ACAPP is a universal marker of quality within transactional finance

Thousands of students and employers look to ACAPP for educational content which is current and quality assured
  • Course Length

    50 learning hours. You can study at your own pace and have 12 months to complete the course and pass the final exam.

  • Modules and Units

    7 modules with over 45 Accounts Payable Finance, Process, Compliance and Technology Units are included in this course.

  • Assessment and Exam

    This course assessments and a final 50 question, multiple choice exam to earn your official ACAPP certificate.

ACAPP Foundation| Certified Accounts Payable Specialist (CAPS)

The ACAPP Foundation course is stage one in the ACAPP Certification Programme. 

No matter your experience, this course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to progress your career in Accounts Payable and wider finance functions. 

Covering core finance and Accounts Payable subject matter, such as managing stakeholder expectations, invoice processing and handling best practices and technology in finance, this course will help you stand out from the crowd.

Who is this course designed for?

Individuals either currently working within an finance role or those looking to gain the knowledge and skills to begin a career in finance.

What you'll gain from this course

  • Understand finance and accounting terminology

  • Successfully manage customers and stakeholders expectations

  • Understand invoice processing and handling best practices

  • Embrace the uses and benefits of todays technology in finance

  • Understand internal controls, risk management and compliance

Typically our students job titles include

Accounts Payable Clerk / Analyst / Team Leader / Manager

Finance Assistant / Finance Operations Manager / Financial Controller and many more

Please note this is not an exhaustive list and is a sample

CAPS Curriculum

Course Fees

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Course Comparison

Fees, Structure and Content

Certified Accounts Payable Practitioner (CAPP) 
Certified Accounts Payable Manager (CAPM) Certified Accounts Payable Specialist (CAPS)
Fees (Include all materials, exam, certificate and 12 months student membership) £1199.00.00 £695.00 £695.00
Course Length 100 Learning hours completed over 6 - 18 months 50 Learning hours completed over 6 - 12 months
50 Learning hours completed over 6 - 12 months
Certificate Yes - CAPP Yes - CAPM Yes - CAPS
Level Intermediate and Advanced professionals Intermediate and Advanced professionals
Entry Level, Intermediate and Advanced professionals
Delivery 100% Online For All Courses
Exam Online Multiple Choice For All Courses

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Is ACAPP Foundation right for you?

If you’re looking for a nationally recognised certification specifically within Accounts Payable and want to either progress your career in finance, then yes this course is for you.

Why become Certified?

Increased knowledge, skills and earning potential are just three of the main reasons our students enroll.

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  • Do you offer group discounts?

    If you're interested in enrolling 3 or more of your team in ACAPP courses, please contact us to discuss discounted enrollment fees on 02076601482

  • What's included within the certification programme?

    The programme includes all learning materials, a resources area, study guide, optional workbook and final multiple choice exam.

  • I'm already certified, do I receive and exemptions on ACAPP certification?

    ACAPP certification is the highest (AP specific) level available. As such if you have previously completed AP certification with other bodies, you may be eligible for exemptions from some of our course modules. Please email info@accounts-payable.org with your certification status and the name of the awarding body and we will let you know if you are eligible for exemptions.

  • How long do I have to take the exam?

    You will receive a full 12 months access to the course materials and you must complete the exam within this time. You are entitled to 3 attempts to complete and pass the exam with an 80%+ pass mark.

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If you have any questions

If you would like further information on or have any queries about ACAPP employer accreditation you can email our Account Management team at christopher@accounts-payable.org or call 02034769358
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