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PROFESSIONALDEVELOPMENT

A Step Above
ACA International's designation programs validate your professional status
and deliver real-world knowledge to boost your productivity.
By Nick Moreno

E

arning an ACA International
designation demonstrates the highest
level of commitment to your career.
Each designation recognizes individual
accomplishments, standing above a resume
and serving as a third-party endorsement of
your knowledge and expertise.
ACA now offers seven distinctive
designation programs, each tailored to a
specific professional niche. Completing the
required courses to obtain designation status
is easy, as the courses are offered online and
at face-to-face events, multiple times a year.
This year, ACA is proud to announce the
debut of two new designations designed
to help members improve their leadership
skills. The Professional Collection
Management and Collection Industry

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Professional designations recognize
individuals who fulfill, or aspire to fulfill,
vital management roles in the industry.
Adding them to the lineup, this is a
complete list of all the designations ACA
has to offer:
* Professional Collection Specialist
Designation (PCS)
Demonstrate to your clients that your
collectors have what it takes to collect
effectively and efficiently while staying
in compliance with the Fair Debt
Collection Practice Act.
* Credit and Collection Compliance
Professional (CCCP)
Is part of your job devoted to
compliance? This designation provides
a base level of knowledge that helps you

understand the significance and impact
of proper compliance procedures.
* Credit and Collection Compliance
Officer (CCCO)
Designed for the advanced
professional-typically a chief
compliance officer-the CCCO
designation lets your colleagues
and clients know that you have the
advanced, in-depth, compliance
strategy knowledge necessary to thrive
in the industry.
* Trainer Specialist (TSP)
Do you conduct in-house training?
Become an ACA Trainer Specialist
and you can teach ACA's core collector
courses in your own company.
Prepare your collectors for the ACA

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Collector - February 2018

President’s Page
Industry News
Best Practices
FYI
Perspective
The Many Sides of a Chief Compliance Officer
Collection Tips
Is This Working?
Advocacy at its Finest
Calendar
Honor Roll
Express Yourself
A Step Above
Ask the Experts: Solving a Problem
ACA Submits Amicus Brief to U.S. Supreme Court in Case Challenging the 7th Circuit’s Treatment of Letters Seeking Collection of Out-of- Statute Debt.
Compliance
ACA SearchPoint
Last Word
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Collector - February 2018 - 3
Collector - February 2018 - President’s Page
Collector - February 2018 - 5
Collector - February 2018 - Industry News
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Collector - February 2018 - Best Practices
Collector - February 2018 - 11
Collector - February 2018 - FYI
Collector - February 2018 - 13
Collector - February 2018 - Perspective
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Collector - February 2018 - Collection Tips
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Collector - February 2018 - Advocacy at its Finest
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Collector - February 2018 - Calendar
Collector - February 2018 - Honor Roll
Collector - February 2018 - Express Yourself
Collector - February 2018 - 33
Collector - February 2018 - A Step Above
Collector - February 2018 - 35
Collector - February 2018 - Ask the Experts: Solving a Problem
Collector - February 2018 - 37
Collector - February 2018 - ACA Submits Amicus Brief to U.S. Supreme Court in Case Challenging the 7th Circuit’s Treatment of Letters Seeking Collection of Out-of- Statute Debt.
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Collector - February 2018 - Compliance
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Collector - February 2018 - ACA SearchPoint
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Collector - February 2018 - Last Word
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