Who is this qualification for?
This qualification is aimed at learners who are seeking to further their payroll skills to support job applications. It is suitable for learners who are new to payroll and computerised payroll processing. The qualification can be taken by learners preparing to enter employment or by those who are already in employment.
How long will it take?
The total qualification time for this qualification is 95 hours, of which 70 are recommended as guided learning hours.
The qualification covers the essential knowledge and skills required including the principles of payroll processing, how to calculate gross pay and how to use computerised software to process payroll.
This qualification is assessed through the completion of a portfolio of evidence that will also be internally quality assured by the centre.