NAFCU Certified Compliance Officer (NCCO) Program

Earning the prestigious designation of NAFCU Certified Compliance Officer (NCCO) means you've proven that you have a comprehensive understanding of the major regulations that govern credit union operations.

Winner of ASAE's Gold Award!

POA Gold Award

We are proud to have our NCCO program recognized for its longevity, quality and success in helping credit union compliance officers build and maintain critical knowledge to advance their career and keep up with the ever-changing regulatory environment our industry faces.

Open to all credit union industry professionals

To become certified, an individual must pass a series of four examinations. From CEOs and compliance officers to attorneys and vendors, over 1,700 professionals from around the country have successfully earned their NCCO.

Become an NCCO

Attend NAFCU's Regulatory Compliance School

Take the four required exams during NAFCU’s Regulatory Compliance School. You may also opt to take the exams at another time, as long as you have passed all four exams by August 31 of the year you attended the in-person school or by December 1 of the year you attended the on-demand school.  

The CUNA/NAFCU merger and your designation(s) 

Our commitment is to continue serving your professional development needs. Active, unexpired designations and training earned during the merger process (including recertifications) will be recognized by America’s Credit Unions.