ACPE Standards & Manuals

The most recent ACPE Standards & Manuals went into effect January 1, 2016. They are published exclusively online utilizing Manula. Members are encouraged to reference the online version for the most up-to-date version.

Standards & Manuals

Policy & Procedure Manuals


Governance Manual

Information on Filing a Complaint

Ethics Complaints:
For questions regarding these processes, you may email Executive Director Trace Haythorn or by phone at (404) 320-1472 x6217. Or email the Executive Director of the APC at

 Code of Professional Ethics for ACPE Members
 Processing Complaints of Ethics Code Violations in ACPE
 Complaint Form
 Process for Complaints Against the ACPE Certification Commission 

Educational Standard or Accreditation Complaints:
For questions regarding these processes, you may email Program Manager Marc Medwed or by phone at (404) 320-1472 x6223. Or email the Chair of the ACPE Accreditation Commission, Wayne Maberry.

 Policy for Complaints Alleging Violations of Educational Standards
 Policy for Complaints Against the Accreditation Commission
 Complaint Form

Contract ACPE Certified Educator (Sample Contract)

 Contract ACPE Certified Educator Sample Employment Contract

Fair Labor Standards Act: What You Need To Know

 Learn more about the updated Fair Labor Standards Act