This program was designed by the American Payroll Association (APA) to meet the specific educational needs of payroll professionals and those involved with payroll-related businesses. The PayTrain Fundamental Payroll course teaches the fundamental payroll calculations and applications providing students with the basic knowledge and skills required to maintain payroll compliance and prevent costly penalties.


Proficiency in English, reading, writing, and basic payroll principles


Individuals interested in payroll careers

  • New hires to payroll
  • Small Business
  • Payroll software developers
  • Payroll technical support representatives
  • Individuals at payroll service and technology providers
  • Seasoned payroll professionals
  •  Payroll professionals preparing for the FPC
  •  FPCs or CPPs seeking recertification credit hours (RCHs)


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

Information will be provided for those interested in taking the FPC exam.


Hours: 32hrs
CEUs: 3.2
Course Fee: $960
(Official Curriculum Provided)
Class Dates: September 24-November 12, 2022
Days: Saturdays
Time: 9 am – 1 pm
Location: Online Schedule


More information contact:

Sheila Simon

Kimberley Ward