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CPP Certification Study Materials

For all of you that have done your CPP Certifications and passed what study methods and materials did you use? Contemplating doing the self-study route thru the APA but wanted to get other's advice first as this is a lot of money and the company is not reimbursing me until after I pass the course. Looking for what works and what doesn't any advice you can give me would be great.



  • I used "The Practical CPP Study Guide" by Laurie Fagundes for both FPC and then the CPP. I made a ton of flashcards to memorize the terms and forms. Then I practiced the calculations over and over. Passed both first try; highly recommended resource. Good luck!