Education & Certification


Payroll Practice Essentials

Payroll Practice Essentials

Program Overview

Acquire the payroll knowledge, skills, and abilities required to produce accurate paychecks and ensure payroll compliance. This course teaches fundamental pay calculations through hands-on exercises, then moves on to more complex concepts and calculations.

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2020 Pricing


Learning Objectives

 • Calculate gross and net pay
 • Recognize taxable vs. nontaxable fringe benefits
 • Withhold, deposit, and report federal income taxes
 • Prepare and file Forms 941 and W-2

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Who Should Attend

Payroll practitioners in the early stages of their careers, along with accounting, benefits, bookkeeping, HR administrators, anyone interfacing with payroll, and those preparing for the Fundamental Payroll Certification (FPC) and Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) exams.

Delivery Options

 • Nine-session virtual class


Virtual Classroom
Days: Tuesday/Thursday or Wednesday/Friday
Time: 3:00 p.m. ET
Duration: Two hours with a five-minute break
Number of Class Sessions: Nine

The virtual classroom will use an online training center. The course will be presented in segments which cannot be purchased separately.

Credit Information

Earn up to 18 Recertification Credit Hours (RCHs), 1.8 Continuing Education Units (CEUs), or 18 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits. No advance preparation required. Fields of Study: Taxes = 13.5, Business Law = 3.0, Communication and Marketing = 1.5

Event Policies

Please read our policies regarding registration, transfers, substitutions, cancellations, refunds, travel arrangements, and consent to use your photograph and contact information.

Please be sure to verify your session before purchasing.
A $55 administrative fee will be assessed for each transfer/substitution.