Business Professionals of America

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Why Join BPA?

About BPA

BPA Pledge

“We are met in a spirit of friendship and goodwill as we prepare for careers in a world-class workforce. 
We work together to develop professionalism and leadership through Business Professionals of America and
pledge our loyalty to our nation.”

Downloads

  1. The following files can be downloaded from this shared Google folder
    • Administrators Proctors and Graders handbook: This explains how contests will be judged.
    • Copyright and Fair Use Guidelines:¬† Be sure to follow US Copyright guidelines when adding images of other content to your submissions.
    • Ethics and Professionalism Resource Manual: This is a helpful resource when preparing for the HR Management event.
    • Graphic Standards: This document explains how to use the BPA logo, colors, and tagline
    • Human Resources Manual: This is helpful in the HR, Interview, and Small Business Management Team events. It helps you understand the structure of "Professional Business Associates."
    • NLC Calculator Guidelines: If your event allows a calculator, be sure to use one approved by ACT.
    • NLC Individual Entry Form: This form is used for judged events at the regional, state, and national levels. Be sure to turn in one copy with your presubmission, and hand another copy to the proctor or judge.
    • NLC Team Entry Form: This form is used for team events at the regional, state, and national levels. Be sure to turn in one copy with your presubmission, and hand another copy to the proctor or judge.
    • WSAP (Workplace Skills Assessment Program Guidelines): This is the most IMPORTANT document of all. It contains details and rules for every event.
    • Style Reference Manual: Strict guidelines that must be followed for any document created in MS Word. (Global Marketing, Fundamental Word Processing....)
    • Code of Conduct: Must be completed and signed by your parent/guardian
    • Medical Authorization Form: Must be completed and signed by your parent/guardian
  2. BPA Cares Handbook
  3. BPA Torch Awards Handbook
  4. Early Submissions: Some events require early submissions. These will be due the second Friday in November for Regionals and the third Friday in January for State. Check the WSAP Guidelines for details.
  5. Industry Certifications: Some events will include a Certiport certification exam at Nationals.

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