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Course details and registration information

Accounts Payable Manager Certification (Exam Cost Included)
Available Classes
Not currently offered.
Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
Intended Audience
This course is intended for individual in the financial operations industry.
With the world of financial operations evolving at the speed of technology, certified APMs are in demand. In fact, more than 25,000 of your peers have advanced their careers with IOFM certification. Whether you're new to AP or have been in AP for years, this Accounts Payable Manager course is designed for you.
Course Objectives
  1. have gained key AP skills.
  2. have learned process improvement.
  3. have understood internal controls.
  4. have learned leadership skills.
Outline of Instruction
  1. Introduction: Accounts Payable Overview
  2. Leadership Fundamentals
  3. Internal Control Framework
  4. Overseeing the Accounts Payable Process
  5. Tax and Regulatory
  6. Vendor Management
  7. Travel and Entertainment (T&E)
  8. Process Improvement
  9. Technology
Contact Hours
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
Accounts Payable Manager (APM) Certification
Website URL
Certification Learning Outcomes/Requirements
CE to CU Articulation
While there are no prerequisites to take this course, IOFM recommends that you meet one of the following for APM certification:

No degree = 5 yrs. related work experience
2-year degree = 4 yrs. related work experience
4-year degree = 2 yrs. related work experience
Advanced degree = 1 yr. related work experience
Text and Supplies Needed
Hardware Requirements:

This course can be taken on either a PC or Mac.
Software Requirements:

PC: Windows XP or later.
Mac: OS X Snow Leopard 10.6 or later.
Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox is preferred. Microsoft Edge and Safari are also compatible.
Adobe Flash Player. Click here to download the Flash Player.
Adobe Acrobat Reader. Click here to download the Acrobat Reader.
Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.

Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.
Instructional Material Requirements:

The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online.
Clinical Site/Special Facilities
Requirements for Successful Completion of this Course
  1. Attendance 80% or above
  2. Participation
  3. Students must score 85% or better on 10 quizzes (the first two of each module) or 85% or better on the final exam.
Accreditation/Special Approval Requirements
Intended Audience
This course is intended for individual in the financial operations industry.
Specific Industry or Business Support Needs
Industry or Job Titles Related to training Outcomes for Employment
Related Courses
Course Contact Information
Non-Credit Online Learning