Payroll PayTrain Fundamentals Certificate

Enroll Now! Next class commences January 30, 2016!


Earn Your Payroll Certification!

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. 

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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. 

Participants will receive a Certificate of Completion after completing the course.


The PayTrain Fundamentals Certificate is based on the American Payroll Association (APA) premier PayTrain Fundamentals Learning System (printed workbooks and web access).  The course is divided into seven modules and covers the introductory study of:

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



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  • New hires to payroll
  • Individuals interested in payroll careers
  • Payroll technical support representatives
  • Individuals at payroll services and technology providers
  • Payroll professionals preparing for the FPC exam
  • FPC’s or CPP’s seeking recertification credit hours (RCHs)



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Learn more about our Tuition Payment Plans and the Private Education Loans available for this course!


January 2016 Course Schedule:
Please Note: Tuition does not cover the registration for the FPC Exam.
Pace University Midtown
551 Fifth Avenue at 45th
New York, NY

January 30; February 13 & 27; March 12 & 26, 2016

Tuition: $1,299 (includes all materials)
Course# 90297

Special Offer!  Take $50 off for Pace Alumni and SHRM Members!
Tuition: $1,249

  Remember to use discount code DISC50 to receive your $50 tuition discount when registering online.


Questions?  Please contact us at (212) 346-1186 or