Payroll Practice and Management

Career Training Program
Program Code: GES409
Hours: 100


Payroll is one of the fastest-changing career fields in the business world today. Constant fluctuation in government rules and regulations make it difficult to keep up.

The Payroll Practice and Management Online Training Program will teach you all facets of payroll, from the basics to the complexity of fringe benefits, taxation, and garnishments. If you're new to the field, you'll build a solid foundation and knowledge of payroll rules and regulations.

If you have payroll experience, this program will refresh your working knowledge, keep you up-to-date with new regulations, and provide a thorough review for the Certified Payroll Professional exam, administered by the American Payroll Association.


Upon successful completion of this program, you'll:

        •    Understand the requirements of classifying employees
              under the IRC and classifying employees as exempt under the FLSA
        •    Gain knowledge of federal taxation regulations pertaining to payroll
        •    Gain experience in reading and understanding IRS tax requirements, their interpretation, and
        •    Learn federal and state tax deposit requirements and understand multi-state taxation
        •    Know how to complete and process Form W-4
        •    Gain knowledge in pay periods and their effect on taxation
        •    Understand the basics of fringe benefits, including qualified and non-qualified deferred compensation,
              third-party sick pay, relocation, and personal use of a company vehicle
        •    Become familiar with what taxes expatriates and nonresident aliens are subject to
        •    Understand the basics of organizing a year-end season in a payroll department
        •    Gain knowledge in writing payroll procedures and manuals and managing payroll staff