- Course Code: UKVC19PAR
- Location: Online
- Duration: 0.75 hours
- Cost: £49.00
- Qualification: All modern browsers and devices
- Course Access: 12 months
- Exams Included: Yes
- Compatibility: All major devices and browsers
How to Run an Efficient Payroll
Payroll systems play important roles in businesses. They help process employee payments and make necessary deductions, including tax and National Insurance. Various tasks are performed to help run payroll every month. However, if businesses are not careful, they can spend too much time on payroll, leaving little for other important aspects of the business.
That explains why it is important to run an efficient payroll. With an effective system in place, it becomes easy to overcome the various challenges that inefficient systems pose. This course has been designed to help you learn how to make any existing payroll system more efficient for better outcomes.
First, it explains the various challenges an inefficient payroll can pose and the need to overcome them. Next, it explains various issues businesses often experience with manual payroll processes. It goes on to discuss various ways small and large businesses can improve their payrolls for increased efficiency.
You Will Learn:
- The challenges that payroll systems often pose
- The issues businesses experience with manual payrolls
- How to run an efficient payroll
- How to improve an existing payroll system
- The benefits of running an efficient payroll system
Benefits of Taking the Course
Taking this course will help you to:
- Better understand the role of payroll systems in businesses
- Overcome existing challenges in business payroll processes
- Learn how to improve payroll processing efficiency
- Learn the essence of continuous training and education among employees
- Find out why most businesses are moving from manual payroll to automated payroll systems
- Appreciate payroll and its role in large and small businesses
- Reflect on your goals and decide whether you are interested in taking up a career in accounting
- Prepare for your future business start-up
Who can take the How to Run an Efficient Payroll Certificate course?Anyone who has an interest in learning more about this subject matter is encouraged to take the course. There are no entry requirements to take the course.
What is the structure of the course?The course is broken down into 1 individual modules. Each module takes between 20 and 90 minutes on average to study. Although you are free to spend as much or as little time as you feel necessary on each module, simply log in and out of the course at your convenience.
Where / when can I study the course?You can study the course any time you like. Simply log in and out of the web based course as often as you require. The course is compatible with all computers, tablet devices and smart phones so you can even study while on the move!
Is there a test at the end of the course?Once you have completed all 1 modules there is a multiple choice test. The questions will be on a range of topics found within the 1 modules. The test, like the course, is online and can be taken a time and location of your choosing.
What is the pass mark for the final test?The pass mark for the test is 70%.
What happens if I fail the test?If you don’t pass the test first time you will get further opportunities to take the test again after extra study. There are no limits to the number of times you can take the test. All test retakes are included within the price of the course.
When will I receive my certificate?Once you have completed your test you can log in to your account and download/print your certificate any time you need it. If you would prefer us to post you a certificate to a UK address, there will be an admin charge of £10 (certificates sent internationally may cost more).
How can I pay?You can either use your Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Solo cards or PayPal account to pay for the online course. Our site uses the latest SSL encryption to ensure your safety. All payments are handled securely by PayPal.
How long after payment can I begin the course?You can begin the course immediately after your payment has been received. You will create your login details during the checkout process. We will also send you an email confirming your login details.
How long does it take to complete the How to Run an Efficient Payroll Certificate course?We estimate that the course will take about 0.75 hours to complete in total, plus an additional 30 minutes for the end of course test.
How long is my certificate valid for?Once you have been awarded your certificate it is valid for life. The certificate does not expire or need renewing.