Payroll Level 3 (IAB)

For students who have acquired the IAB Level 2 Payroll qualification this is the next step in further
payroll studies. The qualification is also for those who are considering a career as a self-employed
practitioner, small business owners or employees who need this level of payroll skills.
Successful students may wish to use this qualification to make the leap to the Chartered
Institute of Payroll Professional (CIPP).

Available Classes:

Who is this course for

The IAB Level 3 Certificate in Payroll Administration is specifically designed to appeal to those who are aspiring to become professional payroll administrators.
The Level 3 qualification is primarily designed for:
- Those who have achieved the IAB Level 2 Award/Certificate in Payroll
- Those who now wish to increase their skills and knowledge to that required of payroll processors prior to employment.
Sage software is used

What does this course cover

Four units are covered : Employment legislation and payroll preparation, Determining Gross Pay, Payroll Processing and Computerised Payroll Administration.

What will it be like

Demonstration using Smartboard through computer-linked projectors, exposition and discussion. One-to-one and Group work. Through tutor-guidance and hands-on experience, the completion of the course examination(s).
Examination. The tutor will closely monitor the students' work as well as questioning, observing progress, setting tasks and online questioning with diagnosis

What else do you need to buy or do

Materials are supplied free of charge by the Centre.
As much practice as possible to reinforce learning. This may be at home or elsewhere by accessing courseware online or from homework given by the tutor.

What this course could lead to

Mary Ward Centre courses: - Bookkeeping Level 1 (IAB) then Bookkeeping Level 2 (IAB)

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Got a Question about this Course?

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Why come to Mary Ward Centre?

Mary Ward Centre is the adult education centre with a difference. We provide a wide range of subjects for people at all levels and run courses during the day, evening or weekend to suit your timetable.

Get inspired and enjoy excellent teaching in an environment where each individual’s learning experience is valued. That’s what makes Mary Ward Centre ‘the friendly place to learn.’