Course of the week: Introduction to payroll

21 November 2016

Who is this course aimed at?

The introduction to payroll course is ideal for those new to payroll that require training on the fundamental elements of payroll processing, such as calculating deductions from pay. It is also a fantastic course for those that have been out of the industry for a while and are looking for a comprehensive refresher.

What will I learn?

It covers the core payroll skills required to administer the payroll function, such as calculation of gross pay and statutory deductions. It provides a good knowledge base in areas which may not come up every pay period, but can cause confusion when they do, such as court orders, student loans and processing starters and leavers. It also gives an understanding of the interaction between payroll and other internal and external bodies.

Course aims

On completion of this comprehensive two day course, delegates should be able to:

  • Manually calculate the gross to net function demonstrating a
  • broad knowledge of payroll and statutory obligations, including real time information reporting
  • Correctly handle starter and leaver payments
  • Minimise the potential risk for offences and penalties

Bookings are online throughout the year. Please email training@cipp.org.uk for more information or call on 0121 712 1063.