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Payroll for Beginners


*New Year Sale: Our lowest ever price, this month only* This course will equip you with a strong foundation to begin, or build upon, a successful career in HR and Finance. You will start by learning about the general payroll process, before delving into the key areas in greater depth. You will be taught all about PAYE, NIC, Statutory Pays and more, with the chance to test yourself through the self-test options and the end of course quiz.

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Accounting and finance_Bookkeeping


Course Highlights

  • Make use of 26 video lectures, 7 supporting material documents and an end of course quiz
  • Understand what PAYE is and how the tax year and tax calendar work in relation to this.
  • Study how National Insurance Contribution operates in a working environment.
  • Learn about all types of statutory pay from statutory sick pay to statutory adoption pay.

Course Overview

This is an ideal course for anyone new to payroll who wishes to gain expertise in this area. Equally, this course is also a great fit for existing payroll managers or anyone working within an HR department who would like to enhance their career by refreshing and expanding their knowledge of the industry.

Instructor Bio

Your course teacher, Lisa Newton has a masters degree in Investment Management and a first class honours degree in Accounting with Marketing. She is a serial entrepreneur and author who holds directorships in various industries including telecoms, software, hair & beauty as well as finance and has won various awards in Business.


You will receive a signed certificate of completion of the course, showing your mark if the course is assessed.

Course Format

All of our courses are delivered online via video lectures, handouts and interactive assessments and can be viewed on any device with an internet connection.

Tutor Support

You can ask questions and start discussions in the forum, with both the teacher and fellow students. Our student success team is on standby to answer any of your questions via email and live chat.


You would also have unlimited lifetime access to the content, so you can go at your own pace and refer back to the course when needed.

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