IAB Level 1 Certificate in computerised payroll

Designed to appeal to learners:

  • As an introduction to payroll record keeping and processing to record financial payroll transactions in a manual and computerised environment and in line with Real Time Information requirements
  • To assess their own competence in carrying out a range of basic day-to-day payroll routines and activities using a manual and computerised payroll system. The activities will include the calculation of pay data and processing of that data including contributions to work based pension schemes using basis day-to-day payroll processing skills
  • To assess the implications of maintaining accuracy when performing any practical payroll tasks
  • Understand the importance of security and confidentiality in performing any payroll task.

Course breakdown

Subject Type

Course Location
Classroom / Blended

Level 1


Course on demand


Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for the Level 2 Award in Payroll qualification. However, it is recommended that prospective learners have acquired basic skills in both numeracy and literacy prior to starting their studies in this subject area.

Assessment Information

Principles of Payroll Preparation
Knowledge Test

Fundamentals of Payroll Processing

Computerised Payroll Processing


Different delivery options available from classroom support, online delivery and blended learning. Delivery can be over 12 weeks with assessments built into the timetable. Bespoke timetables available to suit your business and individual needs.

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IAB Level 1 Certificate in computerised payroll
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