Human Resources ManagementHRM Professional Development ProgramPayroll PayTrain Fundamentals Certificate

Payroll PayTrain Fundamentals Certificate


About the Class

A career in payroll offers great flexibility to the qualified professional, with the option to work within large or small organization or to work independently as a consultant. The Paytrain Fundamentals Certificate Program teaches you the knowledge and skills required to maintain and understand issues — including paycheck calculations, fringe benefits, payroll accounting, tax, administration and recording keeping issues —critical to this area of financial operations. The PayTrain Fundamentals Certificate is based on the American Payroll Association (APA) premier PayTrain Fundamentals Learning System (printed workbooks and web access). Participants will receive a Certificate of Completion after completing the course.

Program Topics

  • Payroll concepts
  • Paycheck calculations
  • Fringe benefits
  • Payroll reporting and employment taxes
  • Record keeping and payroll practices
  • Payroll accounting
  • Administration

Meet the instructor


marie-esposito Marie was born and raised in upstate New York near Albany.  She graduated from Bryant and Stratton Business College with an Associate Degree in Business Management/Accounting.  She also graduated from Empire State College with a Bachelor’s Degree… Full Bio


This course is designed as an exam preparation course for those interested in taking the Fundamental Payroll Certification Examination and earning the coveted FPC designation.

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