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Payroll Fundamentals I - Winter 2019

Course number : PDEV-512    Section number : C01
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Course Description
The Payroll Compliance Practitioner (PCP) Certification Program, offered in partnership with the Canadian Payroll Association (CPA), is the foundation of your career in payroll. It provides you with the compliance knowledge required to process your organization’s annual payroll cycle, effectively communicate payroll information to all stakeholders, and understand the accounting function as it relates to payroll.

Payroll Fundamentals I is the second course required for the Payroll Compliance Practitioner (PCP) Certification. Throughout this course you will learn basic payroll skills including determining various types of pay.


Upon successful completion of Payroll Fundamentals I, you will:
  • be able to calculate regular individual pay
  • be able to calculate non-regular individual pay
  • be able to calculate termination payments
  • be able to complete a Record of Employment
  • be able to communicate of all aspects of individual pay requirements to various stakeholders.

Payroll Compliance Legislation

In order to achieve certification, all course must be completed with 65% or higher.

Students must be a current member of the Canadian Payroll Association and may be required to pay the associated fees. 

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This course can be used toward the 150 hour requirement to obtain Blue Seal Certification. For more information go to,

Class Details

12 Sessions
Weekly - Mon

Lethbridge College - TBD

Variety of Instructors 



Registration Closes On
Friday, January 4, 2019 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 02/18/2019, 04/01/2019)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
1/7/2019 - 4/8/2019 Weekly - Mon 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM Lethbridge, Lethbridge College - TBD  Map Variety of Instructors  ClassRoom