NCP Exam Preparation Program

SFE Training Package for NCP’s has deep discounts. We’ve trimmed over $600 off the standard pricing to help you get in shape!

Training Package for NCP’s includes:

  • Kickoff Webinar (to set the pace)
  • 12 NCP Core Training Webinars + 2 Open Forums (to build knowledge muscle)
  • Study Sheets (to keep the pace going)
  • Quizzes (to track progress)
  • CheckPro AND Check/Image Flashcards (to keep the mind strong)

The National Check Professional Certification (NCPC) Exam Preparation Program consists of a series of nine courses, presented as eleven webinars Check/Image Flashcards and CheckPro. Study and exam materials cover all aspects related to rules and regulations, processing via paper and image, product development and exceptions, as well as fraud and risk mitigation. 

Our recommended preparation method of successfully completing the NCP Exam Training Program has consistently resulted in exemplary first-time pass rates. 

NCPs looking to earn Continuing Education (CE) credits may retake the full series or any of the individual courses. 

NCP Exam Preparation Program:

Training Package for NCP’s
Members - $1,295 per Single Registrant ($630 in savings (plus free training materials) for Members)
Non-Members - $2,590 per Single Registrant ($1,260 in savings for Non-Members)

Click Here to Register for the NCP Exam Preparation Program 2023 Training Bundle!

Individual Webinars:
Members - $175
Non-Members - $350

Time for Each Webinar: 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM Central Time

On-Demand - So You Think You Want To Become An NCP?
January 17, 2023 - Check Fundamentals & Check Processing

January 24, 2023 - Check Products

January 31, 2023 - Regulations: UCC 3 & 4

February 7, 2023 - Regulations: Reg CC, Part 1

February 9, 2023 - Regulations: Reg CC, Part 2

February 14, 2023 - Open Forum (for NCP Exam Preparation Program Registrants)
February 21, 2023 - Standards & Formats

February 28, 2023 - Image Exchange: Rules & Agreements, Part 1, ECCHO

March 2, 2023 - Image Exchange: Rules & Agreements, Part 2, FRB OC 3

March 7, 2023 - Image Exchange: Processes
March 14, 2023 - Exceptions: Returns & Adjustments, Part 1: Overview & FRB
March 16, 2023 - Exceptions: Returns & Adjustments, Part 2: ECCHO & Treasury Check Reclamations

March 21, 2023 - Fraud, Risk & Risk Mitigation

March 28, 2023 - Open Forum (for NCP Exam Preparation Program Registrants)


To supplement your NCP Exam training, register for our
Check Image Exchange Virtual Workshop!

If you work with check image exchange and need a deeper understanding, this course is intended for you. An overview of the Financial Institution’s warranties and responsibilities including returns and adjustments/exception processing will be addressed. If you have a basic background in checks and image exchange, this course will build on that knowledge and take you to the next level.

3.6 NCP Continuing Education Credits

Registration Fees:

Members: $179 per Person/Access
Others: $358 per Person/Access


Part 1 - April 4, 2023   9:00am to 10:30am CT
Part 2 - April 5, 2023   9:00am to 10:30am CT

Click Here to Register for the Check Image Exchange 2 Part Virtual Workshop!

Below are links to additional material that can assist you in preparing for the NCP.

NCP Roadmap

NCP JumpStart Reading Program

ECCHO Rules (must have ECCHO User ID & Password)


Check Clearing for the 21st Century Act (Check 21 ACT)

Federal Reserve Check Adjustment Quick Reference Guide

Federal Reserve Operating Circular 3

Federal Financial Institution Examination Council (FFIEC) References:

Additional References: