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Certified Fraud Examiner CPE Requirements

What are the CPE Requirements for the CFE Certification?

Annual Hours

20 hours

Are there any subject area requirements for ACFE CFE CPE?

Fraud-related: 10 CPE hours
Ethics: 2 CPE hours

When does CFE CPE have to be completed?

CPE is due annually on the anniversary of when you first became a member of ACFE. This anniversary date can be located in your account or by contacting ACFE member services.

Can CFE CPE course hours carry over to the next renewal cycle?

Up to 10 hours of unclaimed credits can be carried over from one year to the next.
CPE earned prior to earning your CFE credential are not eligible for rollover. This includes any CPE earned from the CFE Exam Prep Course or the live CFE Exam Review Course.

What is the renewal process for a CFE Certification?

  1. Complete annual CPE requirements
  2. Visit to certify your CPE compliance
  3. Pay any required recertification or application fees as set by the ACFE.

What are the WebCE ACFE Certification CPE course requirements?

  • WebCE courses are online self-study courses with non-monitored open-book final exams.
  • Passing score: 70%
  • If the final exam is not passed on the first attempt, students have an unlimited number of retakes.

How often does WebCE report ACFE Certification CPE course completions?

WebCE does not report course completions for CFE CPE. Students must self-report their CPE credits in their ACFE account. You may self-report on the ACFE website

Does WebCE supply a certificate of completion for ACFE Certification CPE courses?

Certificate of Completion Information

Online PDF certificates of completion are available to print immediately after the final exam is passed.

Certification holders should keep a copy of each certificate of completion for 3 years.

Are there any CPE exemptions?

New CFEs are exempt from CPE from the certification day to the end of the first anniversary month.

Who to contact for additional questions

Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (CFE)

Contact Information

Phone: 512-478-9000; USA & Canada only: 800-245-3321

Mailing Address:

Global Headquarters - The Gregor Building
716 West Ave.
Austin, TX 78701-2727

Fax Number: 512-478-9297

Email: [email protected]

ACFE Website: Association of Certified Fraud Examiners

This information is based on state laws and regulations and is subject to change. WebCE makes every effort to make sure this information is current and accurate, however, WebCE is not engaged in rendering legal or professional advice and shall not be held responsible for inaccuracies contained herein. We urge you to check with your certification regulating body for complete and current information about its licensing rules and requirements.
Last updated on 2/14/2023