For entry into Level 4 payroll technical study (e.g. Payroll Specialist Certificate).

This online assessment tests those who have completed the Certificate in Pensions Administration and/or the Payroll Technician Certificate, or have at least two years’ experience, who wish to progress to a higher level of study; using evaluation of existing knowledge.

 

Who is this assessment aimed at and entry requirements

This assessment will benefit you if you are working for an in-house payroll team, outsource provider or accountancy firm with experience of processing payroll and are competent in manual calculations.

Entry Requirements

  • Must be over 16 years of age.
  • Have a working knowledge of payroll processing.
  • Be competent in manual calculations of Income tax, NIC’s and Statutory payments.

Why should I invest in this assessment?

The Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) assessment is a requirement to enable those with suitable prior knowledge and practical know-how to enrol directly onto IPP Education’s Level 4 Payroll Specialist Certificate.

Assessment content

The Recognition of Prior Learning online assessment will test competency in the following areas.

  • Manual calculation of Income tax
  • Manual calculation of National Insurance Contributions
  • Manual calculation and legislation of Statutory pay and leave
  • Manual calculation and legislation of Statutory parental pay and leave

Please note: This assessment is valid for two years for entry into Level 4 payroll technical study.

Entry Requirements

  • Must be over 16 years of age.
  • Have a working knowledge of payroll processing.
  • Be competent in manual calculations of Income tax, NIC’s and Statutory payments.

How much does it cost?

The Recognition of Prior Learning assessment costs £200 + VAT.

Prices are valid for this intake only and reviewed annually.

Fees & timetables

Fees

  • Course fee: £200 + VAT

  • Assessment resit fee: £75 + VAT

  • Course deferral fee: £150 + VAT

Timetables 

July 2024 Student Timetable August 2024 Student Timetable September 2024 Student Timetable
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