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Certificate in Payroll Techniques Through Distance Learning

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    The Certificate in Payroll Techniques (CPT) 
    This qualification provides payroll personnel with a nationally recognised qualification by which they can be evaluated. The syllabus for this IPASS qualification was prepared following consultation with payroll professionals in industry, commerce and in the public sector, and it reflects the diverse range of skills and knowledge which all payroll professionals require in order to function efficiently.

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    What qualification will I obtain? 
    Successful students will obtain the Certificate in Payroll Techniques which is accredited by QQI as a Level 6 Special Purpose qualification on the National Framework of Qualifications.

    The course material includes numerous examples and self assessment questions which students can use to develop their knowledge while they study. The course is extremely practical and interesting and is designed to allow students to progress at a realistic pace. Whether you already work in payroll, or not, you will find this course extremely interesting, practical and relevant to you.

    Who should enrol?
    Anyone who is responsible for maintaining a company’s PAYE, PRSI and USC records
    People responsible for the completion of PAYE, PRSI and USC Returns
    Accounts Managers and staff
    People working in a finance department
    Accountants and Accounting Technicians
    People who wish to improve their knowledge of the Irish PAYE, PRSI and USC system
    Anyone who wants to obtain a valuable qualification

    Benefit to Graduates

    Hold a QQI accredited Level 6 qualification
    Become an invaluable member of an employers’ financial team, by being aware of their employer’s compliance obligations in a highly technical area
    Greatly enhance career development prospects
    Enhance payroll skills, technical expertise and confidence
    Develop professional skills and abilities through the application of advanced training
    Develop a network of contacts in a range of businesses working in the same specialist field.

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