Education & Certification


Garnishments Forum

Garnishments Forum

Program Overview

This course provides a detailed overview of both federal and state garnishment laws and their impact on the payroll process. Learn which order has priority when multiple orders are received, how to handle out-of-state orders, how to calculate the amount to withhold from the employee's pay, and much more.

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ATTENTION: APA requires all attendees at its 2022 in-person events to provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination. See our current Health and Safety Procedures for more information.

2022 Pricing

Individual Webinar Segments

Learning Objectives

 • Calculate the required deductions accurately for child support, tax levies, garnishments, and other involuntary deductions, including multiple orders
 • Comply with conflicting federal and state requirements
 • Understand employer responsibilities, liabilities, and rights
 • Comply with wage assignments and FLSA deduction restrictions
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Who Should Attend

Those in payroll, human resources, accounting, and information systems who are involved in administering tax levies, creditor garnishments, and child support orders.

Delivery Options

 • One-day In Person class
 • One-day Interactive Virtual session
 • Four-part live webinar series
 • Four-part webinar on demand series


In Person
8:00 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Interactive Virtual
Classroom opens: 8:15 a.m.
Class: 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Webinars begin at 1:00 p.m. ET and are 90 minutes long unless otherwise noted on the event description.
Webinar On Demand
Webinars on demand are available at your convenience, 24/7.

Credit Information

Earn up to 6 Recertification Credit Hours (RCHs), 0.6 Continuing Education Units (CEUs), or 6 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits. No prerequisites or advance preparation required. Fields of Study: Business Law = 6.0 CPE hours are not available for webinars on demand.

Event Policies

Please read our Event Policies regarding registration, transfers, substitutions, cancellations, refunds, travel arrangements, and consent to use your photograph and contact information, and our Health and Safety Procedures, which require attendees to provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination for all 2022 in-person events.

Please be sure to verify your session before purchasing.
A $55 administrative fee will be assessed for each transfer/substitution.