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Payroll Fundamentals Certificate Online Live

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Payroll Fundamentals covers the fundamental concepts, calculations, fringe benefits, tax compliance, record keeping and best practices, accounting, and administration as they apply to Payroll.  Whether you want to prepare for the Fundamental Payroll Certification (FPC) or Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) certification exams, Payroll Fundamentals is ideal for providing you with the basic knowledge and skills required to maintain payroll compliance and prevent costly penalties. This course is great for new payroll professionals and those who support the payroll industry. 

This course is offered in partnership with the American Payroll Association and is taught by experienced professionals in the payroll field. For this course, we will be using APA’s PayTrain Fundamentals body of knowledge materials.

Topics include the introductory study of:
• Payroll concepts
• Paycheck calculations
• Fringe benefits
• Payroll reporting and employment taxes
• Record keeping and payroll practices
• Payroll accounting
• Administration

Who should attend:
• Entry-level payroll professionals
• Payroll professionals preparing for the FPC or CPP examinations
• Managers and supervisors providing strategic payroll management
• Sales professionals and consultants serving the payroll industry
• Systems analysts and engineers writing payroll programs
• Payroll service bureau client representatives
• Human Resources Professionals PHR/SPHR Certified

This course will help prepare students to take the Fundamental Payroll Certification (FPC) or Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) certification exams. The exam is not administered during the course. Once you successfully complete the course, you would register and pay for the exam separately. for more information on the exam and eligibility requirements, visit

Note: Fee includes the cost of the PayTrain Learning System and a textbook. Working knowledge of computers and access to a laptop or desktop computer and the internet are required

Special notice: This class will be delivered online. You will need access to a laptop or desktop computer with an internet connection that remains stable for the duration of the class. Though a chat feature is available, a microphone is preferred. For most productive audio/video participation, a webcam and/or headset are encouraged. Virtual classes may be recorded.

Class Details

10 Session(s)
Weekly - Thu

NA - Online

TBD Instructor 

CEUs : 3



Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
7/11/2024 - 9/12/2024 Weekly - Thu 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM N/A - Online TBD Instructor  Online