Payroll – Manual and Computerised
If you’re looking to work in a financial role or within any HR Department, Payroll is an essential skill that employers will be looking for. If you wish to understand, and be able to handle the payroll processes, this training course is your perfect starting point.
The Manual section of the course is comprehensive and covers all of the key payroll areas you will need to learn in order to effectively process a business payroll. Areas you will study include employment contract legislation, such as working hours, overtime and the minimum wage. Tax Credits and Universal Charge Certificate (Form P2C) and how to use this form to calculate an employee’s tax liability, completing pay records and understanding the P45. You’ll also review the purpose of Pay Related Social Insurance (PRSI) contributions and how to calculate these as well as look at the purpose of the P35 annual return and the different forms which are included.
In the Computerised section the lessons include getting started using Sage Micropay. You’ll look at how to set up company information and employee details, how to set up hourly rates and payments in order to process pay and produce associated reports. The computerised section is highly practical and you will have the opportunity to carry out extensive ‘real life’ consolidation exercises to ensure you fully understand the processes involved.
Before starting this course knowledge of Microsoft Word would be preferred.
To teach manual and computerised payroll to an employable level and to cover the syllabus requirements for QQI (FETAC) Level 5.
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