IAB Level 3 Certificate in Computerised Payroll Administration

This training course is designed to appeal to those students who have completed Level 2 Award in Computerised Payroll. It will also offer an update of knowledge for those who may be returning to work in payroll at a senior level, or need to update their current knowledge to a Level 3 standard

Entry requirements:

The successful completion of the IAB Level 2 Award in Computerised Payroll for Business would be an ideal qualification to support progression onto Level 3.

Length of course                     14 weeks (including exam)

Study options                          Morning, afternoon or evening sessions

Duration of session                 3 hours

Cost of course                         £480

Cost includes: IAB registration and exam fee, all study resources, computer software and qualification certificate.

Assessment method: Computerised Payroll examination, knowledge tests


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Main course content (Section 1 Payroll input):

  • Set up and maintain a computerised payroll system
  • Set up and enter pension scheme information
  • input timesheets, including unsocial hours and shift payments
  • Input all  SSP / SAP / SPP / SMP / 
  • Process salary sacrifce schemes
  • Complete year end procedures with relevant RTI submissions

Main course content (Section 2 Principles of legislation and payroll preparation):

  • Employment Act 2002
  • Employments Rights Act 1996
  • Working Time Directive 1998
  • Health and Safety at Work 1974
  • Pension Act 2008 (auto-enrolment)
  • Work and Families Act 2006
  • Data Protection Act 1998
  • Attachment of Earnings Orders
  • National Minimum and Living Wage
  • Termination payments including Ex Gratia / Redundancy / Restrictive Covenants
  • Student Loans
  • Share incentive schemes
  • AVC’s