Payroll training courses


Browse a complete list of all our payroll industry training courses below, or visit the payroll training calendar to view by date. In addition to our public and in house training options, we offer an increasing range of online learning courses.

The CIPP's training course portfolio offers a wide range of courses across many topics and levels; ensuring that whatever your training needs - there will be something to suit you and/or your organisation.

In addition to our public course delivery, we can also provide you with a tailored in-house delivery of most training courses - click here to find out more.

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Automatic enrolment and pensions for payroll

  •  One day
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

Highlights employer's challenges, responsibilities and obligations to all parties involved with pensions and automatic enrolment, to enable compliance.

Payroll and HR legislation update

  •  One day
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This course is designed to give delegates an overview of the latest developments in payroll legislation this is an ideal payroll course to attend each year.

Basic payroll

Essential additions to payroll basics

  •  One day
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

Designed for those new to payroll, or those returning to the profession, you will study additional obligations to the depth required for administering payrolls.

Introduction to income tax

  •  E-learning
  •  1 CPD points

e-learning

All employers must accurately deduct PAYE income tax and forward it to HMRC on time. Calculating these correctly is a fundamental skill for all in payroll.

Introduction to income tax and NICs

  •  One day
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

PAYE income tax and NICs are remittances all employers must deduct and forward to HMRC on time. Calculating these is a fundamental skill for all in payroll.

Introduction to payroll

  •  Two days
  •  10 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

The introduction to payroll course is ideal for those new to payroll that require training on the fundamental elements of payroll processing, such as calculatin...

Introduction to statutory payments

  •  One day
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

Aimed at payroll and HR professionals with a variety of backgrounds and experience, this course covers in-depth the rules and regulations for SSP, SMP, SAP, SSP...

Payroll for non-payroll professionals

  •  One day
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This course has been designed specifically for non-payroll personnel including software developers, HR, finance and anyone who needs an insight into payroll adm...

Revision: calculating a payslip

  •  One day
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This essential course covers basic manual payroll calculations, from data gathering, through calculations, to payslip production.

Statutory sick pay

  •  One day
  •  1 CPD points

e-learning

Aimed at payroll and HR professionals with a variety of backgrounds and experience, this course covers in-depth the rules and regulations for statutory sick pay...

Intermediate payroll

CEO pay ratios reporting

  •  Half day
  •  3 CPD points

e-learning

Following years of concern about high levels of executive pay, the Government has introduced legislation requiring listed companies to disclose figures and narr...

Creating a payroll procedures manual

  •  One day
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This course covers all the fundamental aspects to consider, from designing optimal processes for starters and leavers, managing absence processes and ensuring a...

Holiday pay and leave

  •  Half day (AM)
  •  3 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This course is aimed at practitioners who need to understand both the legal requirements and the daily practicalities of handling holiday pay and leave consiste...

National Minimum Wage and other worker entitlements

  •  One day
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

Learn about the wider implications of the National Minimum Wage regulations.

Off-payroll working

  •  One hour
  •  1 CPD points

Webinar (e-learning)

This course is suitable for anyone with responsibility for recruitment decisions, procurement of services, payroll, HR and finance teams.

Off-payroll working and other employment status considerations

  •  Half day
  •  3 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

To inform delegates of the issues, risks and responsibilities for employers surrounding the inter-linked subjects of employment status, employment intermediarie...

Overpayment recovery workshop

  •  Half day
  •  3 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This workshop explains the legal and practical implications of recovering overpayments and gives clear guidance to ensure that employers are able to minimise di...

P11D, expenses and benefits

  •  One day
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This course is designed for those in payroll or finance who are responsible for administering expenses and benefits provided to employees.

Payrolling benefits and legislation update

  •  One day
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This course provides the opportunity to comprehend the mechanics of payrolling benefits, the steps to incorporating it to their payroll practices and handling m...

Salary sacrifice and other optional remuneration arrangements

  •  Half day (plus pre and post online learning)
  •  3 CPD points

Blended Learning, In-house Course, Public Course

This half-day course explains the legal and payroll related implications of salary sacrifice schemes and other optional remuneration arrangements.

Termination payments

  •  Half day
  •  3 CPD points

Public Course

This course clarifies what the law is and how to correctly calculate those final payments and stay within the law.

Advanced payroll

Insight into payroll management

  •  Two days
  •  10 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

Payroll is invariably responsible for the largest expenditure for organisations through overseeing the payment of wages to employees and associated costs to oth...

Specialist courses

Construction Industry Scheme

  •  Half day
  •  3 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This course explains the changes to construction industry scheme (CIS) which were introduced in April 2007, 2015, 2016 and 2017.

Payroll for educational establishments

  •  One day
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This one-day training course is essential for anyone that has to process payroll for education establishments in the UK.

International courses

Channel Islands and Isle of Man payroll regulations

  •  One day
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This is essential training for anyone who is responsible for Jersey, Guernsey and Isle of Man payrolls.

Global mobility: key payroll issues

  •  One day
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

Do you deal with international issues; be it processing the pay for foreign expatriates sent to the UK, or British employees on assignments abroad?

Irish payroll - advanced

  •  One day
  •  7 CPD points

Public Course

This course is designed to help you navigate through some of the complex situations you will deal with when processing Irish payroll.

Irish payroll regulations – intermediate

  •  One day
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

All payroll staff experienced in Irish payroll who need to supplement and update their knowledge would benefit from this course. Delegates of the Irish basic PA...

Irish payroll update

  •  One day
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

Following the budget announcements in December 2018, speculation has proven correct with significant changes to the USC rates and thresholds together with chang...

Irish practical payroll

  •  One day
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

Whether you are new to Irish payroll, or have years of experience, you will not find a more comprehensive or useful course.

Irish taxation of benefit in kind

  •  One day
  •  7 CPD points

Public Course

This one-day training course discusses the rules around taxation of benefits in kind and highlights the opportunities which they present to employers.

US payroll practice essentials

  •  THREE DAY
  •  15 CPD points

Public Course

The US payroll practice essentials course teaches fundamental US pay calculations through hands-on exercises and complex pay calculations and concepts.

Other Courses

Accuracy skills

  •  One day

Practice techniques for preventing mistakes in documents while learning how to manage distractions and remain focused on the task at hand.