NACPB Continuing Professional Education

Approved Certified Public Bookkeeper Continuing Professional Education

Certified Public Bookkeeper Continuing Professional Education (CPE)

A Certified Public Bookkeeper (CPB) is required to obtain 24 hours of continuing professional education (CPE) each year beginning the year after they obtain their license.

NACPB's CPE includes courses that enhance bookkeeping knowledge and leading bookkeeping processes, technology, and tools.

Receiving CPE

NACPB members and nonmembers receive CPE upon completion of an NACPB course. To receive CPE, complete the CPE Request Form below and select the course completed in the Course field. We'll email you a CPE certificate within one to two business days.



  • Accounting Fundamentals - 26 CPE credits
  • Bookkeeping with QuickBooks Online - 16 CPE credits (Free for Members)


  • Payroll Fundamentals - 14 CPE credits
  • Payroll with QuickBooks Online Payroll - 16 CPE credits (Free for Members)

QuickBooks Onlins

  • QuickBooks Online Fundamentals - 20 CPE credits


  • Accounting Principles - 22 CPE credits
  • Accounting – What the Numbers Mean - 22 CPE Credits
  • Accounting in the Changing Business Environment - 28 CPE Credits
  • Accounting with QuickBooks Online Accountant - 16 CPE Credits (Free for Pro Members)

Accounting Analysis

  • Accounting Analysis - 28 CPE credits
  • Analyzing and Interpreting Financial Statements - 26 CPE Credits


  • Individual Tax Fundamentals - 28 CPE credits
  • Business Tax Fundamentals - 28 CPE Credits
  • Tax Planning Fundamentals - 36 CPE Credits