Payroll Manual and Computerised: QQI Level 5

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Now enrolling for Wednesdays.

Online, 18:30-21:30, from Wednesday 21 April for 10 weeks. €165* (€123 conc.)

This programme is suitable for individuals who wish to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to maintain payroll records manually and on computer in a small to medium sized organisation.

Course Requirements

Course Costs

Course costs already include QQI certification.


Online Classes

Now enrolling for Online classes.

Location: Online
Study online with live video-conferencing on Google Meet, email tutor support, free Google Docs and Microsoft Office Online, and your study notes and course materials online on Moodle. How do online classes work?.

Nights: Wednesday
Times: 18:30 to 21:30
Duration: 10 Weeks
Starting: Wednesday, 21 April 2021

Price: €175.00
*€165.00 with online discount, €122.50 for Social Welfare, €122.50 for Old Age Pension recipients, €105.00 for current and just graduated Mallow College day students. (Course costs already include QQI certification.)

Information Nights: Facebook Live Events every Friday at 7.30pm for all the latest information and answers to your questions.
Enrolment: Enrol online here before Wednesday, 07 April 2021.

Award

QQI 5N1546 Payroll Manual and Computerised, Level 5

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn how to use both Thesaurus Payroll Manager and Sage Micropay.
  • Explain the key terminology associated with personal taxation in preparing and maintaining payroll records both manually and on the computer.
  • Outline the advantages and disadvantages of a computerised system over a manual one for payroll processing purposes.
  • Process the payroll for employee(s), using manual and computerised systems, under the cumulative tax system, to include; various elements of gross pay, holidays, unpaid leave, cut-off points, credits, all statutory and non-statutory deductions.
  • Process the payroll for employee(s), under the emergency and temporary tax systems and subsequent transfer to the cumulative tax system.
  • Demonstrate the changes in personal tax due to various factors to include; mid-year commencement and leaving of employment, changes in credits, refunds.
  • Extract information from completed records to prepare all necessary mid-year and year end tax forms for employees.
  • Extract information from completed records to prepare all necessary end-of-period and year end returns and tax forms for the Revenue Commissioners.
  • Assess the effect of using alternative assessment methods to calculate the annual tax liability of married couples.
  • Analyse the impact of changes in legislation on personal tax and take-home pay by comparing two tax years.
  • Print a selection of reports after backing up computerised data on a suitable medium.
  • Official QQI specifications and assessment breakdown: QQI 5N1546 Payroll Manual and Computerised, Level 5

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