Payroll training courses


Browse a complete list of all our payroll industry training courses below, or visit the payroll training calendar to view by date.

The CIPP's training course portfolio offers a wide range of courses across many topics and levels; ensuring that whatever your training needs - there will be something to suit you and/or your organisation.

In addition to our public course delivery, we can also provide you with a tailored in-house delivery of most training courses - click here to find out more.

All training course bookings include a six-month membership* of the Institute, offering you continued support.

*if not already a member and limited to one trial per individual. Lunch not provided on half day courses

Update courses

Automatic enrolment and pensions for payroll

  •  ONE DAY
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This course highlights employer's challenges, responsibilities and obligations to all key parties involved with pensions and automatic enrolment, to enable comp...

Payroll and HR legislation update

  •  One day
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This course is designed to give delegates an overview of the latest developments in payroll legislation this is an ideal payroll course to attend each year.

Shared parental leave and pay

  •  HALF DAY (PM)
  •  5 CPD points

Public Course

This course is aimed at payroll managers, supervisors or individuals who are responsible for either managing or processing company payrolls. It will suit indivi...

Basic payroll

Essential additions to payroll basics

  •  ONE DAY
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This course is ideal for those wishing to understand the interaction between payroll and other internal and external bodies and deductions that can be taken fro...

Introduction to PAYE and NICs

  •  ONE DAY
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This one-day training course provides a solid grounding in core payroll skills. It will give you the PAYE and NICs skills necessary for the preparation of manua...

Introduction to payroll

  •  TWO DAY
  •  10 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

The introduction to payroll course is ideal for those new to payroll that require training on the fundamental elements of payroll processing, such as calculatin...

Introduction to statutory payments

  •  ONE DAY
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This course concentrates on the complex rules of SMP, SPP, SAP, SSP and associated leave and contains all recent legislative changes.

Payroll for non-payroll professionals

  •  ONE DAY
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This course has been designed specifically for non-payroll personnel including software developers, HR, finance and anyone who needs an insight into payroll adm...

Revision day: Essential additions to payroll basics

In-house Course, Public Course

The day is designed to be a workshop where you will work through a wider number or exercises that are used throughout the day to solidify your learning.

Revision day: Introduction to PAYE and NICs

  •  ONE DAY

In-house Course, Public Course

This revision day provides a chance to gain a greater understanding of PAYE and NICs.

Revision day: Introduction to statutory payments

  •  ONE DAY

In-house Course, Public Course

Further your knowledge of the interaction between payroll and other internal and external bodies.

Intermediate payroll

Creating a payroll procedures manual

  •  ONE DAY
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This course is designed for administrators, team leaders or managers who are responsible for processing the payroll and who need to put formally documented proc...

Employment status and employment intermediaries

  •  HALF DAY
  •  3 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

It is important that employers properly identify whether potential and current workers are employed or self-employed and whether they are entitled to work in th...

Holiday pay and leave

  •  HALF DAY (AM)
  •  3 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This course is aimed at practitioners who need to understand both the legal requirements and the daily practicalities of handling holiday pay and leave consiste...

National Minimum Wage and other worker entitlements

  •  ONE DAY
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

Learn about the wider implications of the National Minimum Wage regulations.

Overpayment recovery workshop

  •  HALF DAY
  •  3 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This workshop explains the legal and practical implications of recovering overpayments and gives clear guidance to ensure that employers are able to minimise di...

P11D, expenses and benefits

  •  ONE DAY
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This payroll course is designed to guide delegates through the complexities of tax and NI rules associated with expenses and benefits.

Payrolling benefits and legislation update

  •  ONE DAY
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This payroll course is designed to introduce delegates to the various statutory changes in the expenses and benefits arena that take effect from April 2016, and...

Salary sacrifice and other optional remuneration arrangements

  •  HALF DAY
  •  3 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This half day course explains the legal and payroll related implications of the planning and introduction of salary sacrifice arrangements; and is ideal for ind...

Termination payments

  •  HALF DAY
  •  3 CPD points

Public Course

This course clarifies what the law is and how to correctly calculate those final payments and stay within the law.

Advanced payroll

Gender pay gap reporting and HR implications

  •  HALF DAY
  •  3 CPD points

e-learning, In-house Course, Public Course

This course is designed to give delegates details of their responsibilities to meet the mandatory gender pay gap reporting and will cover details of what inform...

Insight into payroll management

  •  TWO DAY
  •  10 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This course is ideal for individuals managing the payroll function 'In-house' or managing service providers. The course will also benefit service delivery manag...

Specialist courses

Construction Industry Scheme

  •  HALF DAY
  •  3 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This course explains the changes to construction industry scheme (CIS) which were introduced in April 2007 and 2015 and the forthcoming changes in 2016 and 2017...

Payroll for educational establishments

  •  ONE DAY
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This one-day training course is essential for anyone that has to process payroll for education establishments in the UK.

International courses

Channel Islands and Isle of Man

  •  ONE DAY
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

This is essential training for anyone who is responsible for Jersey, Guernsey and Isle of Man payrolls.

Global mobility: key payroll issues

  •  ONE DAY
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

Do you deal with international issues; be it processing the pay for foreign expatriates sent to the UK, or British employees on assignments abroad?

Irish payroll regulations – basic

  •  ONE DAY
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

Whether you are new to Irish payroll, or have years of experience, you will not find a more comprehensive or useful course.

Irish payroll regulations – intermediate

  •  ONE DAY
  •  7 CPD points

In-house Course, Public Course

All payroll staff experienced in Irish payroll who need to supplement and update their knowledge would benefit from this course. Delegates of the Irish basic PA...

US payroll practice essentials

  •  THREE DAY

Public Course

The US payroll practice essentials course teaches fundamental US pay calculations through hands-on exercises and complex pay calculations and concepts.

Certificates

Certificate in Pensions Administration

Online Course

The Certificate in Pensions Administration has been developed with pension practitioners to ensure that it meets the needs of the industry. It provides a clear ...

Payroll Technician Certificate

Online Course

Starting with pay as you earn and national insurance contributions this course will equip you with the skills necessary for the preparation of manual payments a...