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)
  • 11 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 2021 Training Bundle!

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

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

January 12, 2021 - Welcome! Open Forum (for NCP Exam Preparation Program Registrants)
January 19, 2021 - Check Payments & Check Processing
January 26, 2021 - Regulations - Uniform Commercial Code (UCC)
February 2, 2021 - Regulations - Regulation CC - Part I
February 4, 2021 - Regulations - Regulation CC - Part II
February 9, 2021 - Standards and Formats
February 16, 2021 - Open Forum (for NCP Exam Preparation Program Registrants)
February 23, 2021 - Image Exchange Rules & Agreements: ECCHO Rules
February 25, 2021 - Image Exchange Rules & Agreements: Fed OC 3
March 2, 2021 - Image Exchange: Processes
March 9, 2021 - Exceptions - Returns & Adjustments
March 16, 2021 - Check Products
March 23, 2021 - Fraud, Risk & Risk Mitigation
March 30, 2021 - 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, or if you are studying for the National Check Professional Certification (NCP), this 3-day course is intended for you. The instructor, Angie Smith, is one of the most knowledgeable individuals in the U.S. on this topic. This will be a fast-paced and comprehensive workshop covering all of the material necessary to become a check professional. Real-life scenarios will be provided to assist the participant in relating the training to daily tasks. This workshop is intended to cover all material necessary for the NCP exam, to address knowledge gaps in check payments and the related rules and regulations. If you have an intermediate to advanced background in checks and image exchange, this course will build on that knowledge and take you to the next level.

NCP Continuing Education Credits 17.9

Registration Fees:

Members: $695 per Single Registrant - SFE Education Club = 28 Points
Others: $1,390 per Registrant

Times (Central Time):

Tuesday, April 20, 2021 - 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday, April 21, 2021 - 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Click here to Register for the Check Image Exchange 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: