Applied Payroll - Micro Credential Course

Applied Payroll - Micro Credential Course

Applied Payroll - Micro Credential Course

Applied Payroll - Micro Credential Course

The Applied Payroll course provides participants with knowledge of the legislative Acts which govern payroll processing in New Zealand, including: the Holidays Act 2003, the Employment Relations Act 2000, KiwiSaver Act 2006, Tax Administration Act 1994 and other legislative Acts.

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Key Details
Short Course

12 weeks

Every Thursday 9.15am – 1.15pm 

Study Modes:
On Campus

2023 Semester 1: 16 February to 4 May

2023 Semester 2: 13 July to 28 September


This programme is NOT eligible for the Zero Fees Scheme.

Domestic Fees: $563.50 (GST inclusive)

Payroll is a complex, highly legislated and business-critical service line. The importance of understanding the fundamentals is vital to minimise risk to business owners.

The objective of this training is to provide participants with in-depth payroll foundation training. After completing the payroll training, participants should be able to apply the learning in a real-office environment.

  • Holidays Act 2003 – Brief Overview 
  • Employee records and the Privacy Act - Best Practice
  • Timesheets
  • Collective Employment
  • Agreement vs Individual
  • Employment Agreement
  • Annual Leave
  • Relevant Daily Pay and Average
  • Daily Pay
  • Bereavement, Alternative Leave,
  • Public Holiday and Sick Leave
  • Parental Leave
  • Leave Without Pay
  • Allowances and Deductions
  • Student Loan Administration
  • Child Support Administration
  • Other Deductions i.e. Court
  • Fines
  • KiwiSaver Applications
  • Termination Pay Calculations


Every Thursday

9:15am - 1:15pm

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