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SAGE 50 Payroll Level 3

Course Code: SAGE405
Course Level: 3

Course Overview

Stand out from the crowd with a Sage qualification!

  • FREE 180-day downloadable version of SAGE 50 Payroll is included in your course, allowing you to put everything you learn into practice
  • You'll receive full award-winning tutor support for the duration of your course, allowing you to ask questions and progress through the course effectively
  • Understand everything you need to know about statutory payments, holiday schemes and editing payslips
  • Know how to perform a pay review to determine the impact of changes to employees' pay

Unlike traditional colleges, you can study at your own pace making strict deadlines and timetabling a thing of the past!

Home learning is simple and stress free! Enrol today and join the 50,000 students who has chosen Open Study College to improve their career prospects.

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Course Content

  • Statutory Payments, Holiday Schemes and Editing Payslips

    Deals with handling the more advanced operations in Sage 50 Payroll, including processing attachments, statutory payments and holiday schemes. As well as applying pay reviews and variance settings, producing historical reports and the basic editing of a payslip using the Sage Report Designer.

    • Be able to process statutory payments and calculate employee entitlement
    • Understand how to allocate and process attachments of earnings
    • Be able to create holiday schemes and record holidays
    • Understand how to produce historical reports including payslips
    • Perform a pay review to determine the impact of changes to employees' pay
    • Understand when and how to submit the Employer Payment Summary (EPS)
    • Understand how to edit existing payslips to show in a different order and add email settings

Other Information

  • Assessment

    This course is assessed through a series of written assignments, which are submitted to your tutor for marking.

    Course Duration

    Students may register at any time and have 6 months to complete their studies. Study time is 80 hours, so you will have more than enough time to complete the course.

  • Study Method

    The course is designed for distance learning at home or at work. You can start at any time and plan your studies over a period of up to 6 months from the time of registration.

    Course Outcomes

    In order to gain the official Sage qualification, you will need to sit an online exam. Upon successful completion of this, you will gain the Sage Payroll Level III certificate. Alternatively, if you wish to study this course without official assessment, we can provide you with a certificate of completion.

course questions & answers

What skills are needed to enrol onto this course?

Students will need to have successfully completed SAGE Payroll Level 1 and 2.

Will the SAGE Software work on any computer?

The Sage 50 Accounts software will only work on computers which run Windows 7 and 8, but it will not run on Windows XP or Windows 10. Sage software will not run on any Apple Macintosh computer. Please email us for full specification and compatibility details.

What is included in the cost of my course?
  • FREE 180-day version of SAGE 50 Payroll
  • Practice data to enrich the learning experience
  • Workbooks with free online tests throughout
  • Comprehensive study guide
  • Dedicated personal tutor support
  • Dedicated student support
  • Accreditation
  • Assignment marking and feedback
  • Exclusive Open Study College Pen
  • Student study planner
  • Three colour highlighter
  • Student notebook
  • Document wallet
  • FREE NUS Extra card worth £12.00
  • FREE CV writing service
Are there any additional costs?

Students are required to pay for the Sage exam; these cost around £70 for each level.

What do i do if i still have questions?

For further information please contact us.

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