Grade 12 or equivalent or Mature Student Status. Courses are open to any applicant who possesses a good command of the English language and is able to follow instructions. An admissions interview will be administered to determineif the applicant has the required interest, motivation, and entry-level skills to take this program. Full-time students must attend the required hours per week as per the course schedule and may do so at times convenient to them.
This program provides students with the necessary skills and knowledge required to perform payroll administrative responsibilities in the payroll department and to apply payroll legislation. Students become familiar withbasic payroll practices and procedures and are eligible to apply to the Canadian Payroll Association (CPA) for Payroll Compliance Practitioner (PCP) certification after having acquired one year of payroll experience. In addition to accounting and payrollexpertise, students gain skills and experience in word processing, spreadsheet applications, telephone communication skills, and performing a job search.
ayroll administrators are employed by payroll administration companies and by other establishments throughout the private and public sectors. Careers that correspond
Pay and Benefits Administrator/Clerk
Salary Administration Officer
Upon completion of the program the participant must demonstrate the following core competencies:
Minimum 25 words per minute(WPM).
Basic level of proficiency in a Windows operating system
Basic level of proficiency in Microsoft Word
Basic level of proficiency in Microsoft Excel
Personal Computer Fundamentals for End Users, Basic Bookkeeping Level 1, and basic level of proficiency in MicrosoftOutlook
Payroll Compliance Legislation, Payroll Fundamentals Levels 1 and 2, and QuickBooks Premier
Simulations and Drills
Practical Applications– 1 Unit
Business Math, Business Correspondence Level 1, and Customer Service
Job Readiness / Employability Skills
Job Search and Résumé Writingand Thought Patterns for a Successful Career
|Anticipated Salary:||$35,226 – $59,936|
|Program Duration:|| Weeks: 38 |
|Program Syllabus:||Click here to Download|
|Program Notes|| Tuition fees include digital course materials. |
Printed copies may be available for an additional fee.
Financial Assistance may be available for those who qualify.
|Graduation Requirements||Students must maintain a 75% program average to obtain a Certificate|
|Method of Delivery|| Onsite, Remote and Blended using our |
Integrated Learning ®System training facilitated by qualified learning coaches.