Here’s 3 great reasons why you should study payroll

September 4, 2017

Payroll is an important part of any business with employees. As a Payroll Administrator, it is your job to make sure that all employees are paid on time and correctly. Other payroll tasks include calculating staff hours, tax and national insurance, and processing leavers and new starters.
A great way to qualify to work in payroll is to study a Sage 50 Payroll course. Open Study College offer various levels of Sage 50 Payroll courses, as well as a Sage 50 Payroll Complete course which covers levels 1, 2 and 3. This course will provide you with all the knowledge and skills you need to work in payroll, and navigate the Sage software.

Why should I study payroll?

Quick route to a qualification

When studying Sage 50 Payroll Complete, you will have 18 months to complete the course. Once you have finished the course you will be qualified to work as a Payroll Administrator. Our Sage 50 Payroll Complete course allows you to work and study at the same time, fitting your learning around your current lifestyle. It is the quick and easy way to become a Payroll Administrator… now if that’s not a reason to study payroll then I don’t know what is!

Fully accredited

Our Sage 50 Payroll Complete course is an internationally recognised, accredited course. Future employers will be confident in your abilities, knowing that you are fully qualified to work in payroll. And you will be confident in your new role and possess the skills you need to succeed in your new career.

Develop your knowledge

Studying Sage 50 Payroll Complete will advance your knowledge and skills in all areas of payroll:

  • Understand how to set up a payroll system, including methods of creating, editing and customising employee records, and how to link post salary journals to accounts software.
  • Grasp how to run basic payroll runs, complete period end routines, and process electronic payments to employees and HMRC.
  • Learn how to process statutory payments, create holiday schemes and edit payslips.

If you would like to learn more about our Sage 50 Payroll Complete course, go to our website or speak to a Student Adviser on 03300 563100.

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Sharnie Carter

Passionate about marketing and education. Currently studying a CIM Level 6 Diploma in Professional Marketing via distance learning. When I'm not working or studying, I'm spending time with my young son and husband or hinching!

Here’s 3 great reasons why you should study payroll
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