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Postilion PostCard with EMV

The goal of this course is to equip participants with the knowledge to configure Postilion Card as part of an installation of an ACI payments system. Modules detail how to configure Card to perform velocity and full authorization, PIN and card verification, card production, including production of gift cards, and EMV services.

Who should attend
Payments Specialized Training: Postilion Card is aimed at anyone who needs to configure a Card system to perform services to issuers. The core module is generic in nature and is applicable to any EFT environment. The elective modules focus on specific uses of Card that may not be applicable to all environments, for example, PIN verification.

Duration
2-5 days, depending on the elective modules included

Prerequisites
Payments Specialized Training: Postilion Realtime (preferred) or Postilion Payments Basic Training

Courseware
• Participant workbook
• Presentation
• Virtual machine training environment
• Evaluation

Module Objectives
This outline is subject to change without notice as the course develops.

Module 1: Postilion Card Core Services
Duration: 2 and 1/2 days (approximately 15 hours)
This module equips participants to configure Postilion Card to perform card production, including production of permanent, temporary and anonymous cards, and adding, activating, reissuing and replacing cards.
• Card installation overview
• Getting started
• Basic configuration
• Authorization services
• Risk management services
• Validation services

Module 2: Postilion Card Issuing
Duration: 1/2 day (approximately 3 hours)
This module equips participants with the knowledge to operate Postilion Realtime effectively. It provides an understanding of Realtime’s functionality, focusing on tasks that operators and administrators are likely to perform regularly. These include monitoring Realtime, scheduling and running jobs, and querying transactions. Limited configuration, such as adding new support team members and card acceptors, is also included.

Module 3: Pin and Card Verification
Duration: 1/2 day (approximately 3 hours)
This module equips participants to configure Postilion Card to perform PIN and card verification (CVV/CVC checking) in a magnetic stripe environment.
• Postilion Card overview
• PIN verification
• Card verification

Module 4: EMV Services
Duration: 1 and 1/2 days (approximately 9 hours)
This module equips participants to configure Postilion Card to perform EMV authentication. It also covers topics such as chip card transactions, EMV risk processing, EMV script processing and iCVV checking. The first part of this module, EMV primer, is included to familiarize participants with basic EMV concepts.
• EMV primer
• Payment platforms’ EMV support
• EMV services

For more information or to register for this course, please contact LearningServices@aciworldwide.com