Corporate/Group Volume Purchase Option

Corporate/Group Volume Purchase Option

Save up to $130 per PayTrain program beyond the member price!

Save with volume purchasesIf there are multiple training candidates within your organization or if you have organized a group of 3 or more co-workers who would like to study together, save an additional $130 per PayTrain program beyond member pricing.

For more information about purchasing 3 or more programs through the corporate/group purchase option, contact:

Mike Downs
Corporate Business Development Specialist
Call 651-905-2609 or +1-888-852-6664 (toll-free)
Email miked@holmescorp.com


For more information


For more details about the Corporate/Group program, click here to download a printable information sheet.


TRAIN YOUR TEAM: ENSURE YOUR ORGANIZATION'S PAYROLL COMPLIANCE

PayTrain Fundamentals (formerly Fundamentals of Payroll) and PayTrain were designed by the American Payroll Association (APA) to meet the specific educational needs of payroll professionals and those involved with payroll-related businesses. The programs cover the skills and body of knowledge deemed critical by the APA for payroll professionals and tested on APA's Fundamental Payroll Certification (FPC) and Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) examinations.

  • Provide your organization with the most up-to-date payroll knowledge and certification preparation available.
  • Develop a common payroll language that will optimize efficiencies, avoid costly mistakes, and save money.
  • Take advantage of volume discounts to maximize your training budget for groups of 3 or more.


Participant Materials

Fundamentals of Payroll (name changing to PayTrain Fundamentals on April 1, 2017) and PayTrain are updated annually to ensure that participants have the latest and most accurate payroll information. The content is organized to provide a logical flow of information for participants and a more enjoyable and effective learning experience.

Each participant receives access to the content online and interactive games, tests, and exercises as well as printed textbooks (printed books are optional for 2017 products).

Fundamentals of Payroll 2016

PayTrain 2016
  • Learn the knowledge and skills required for basic payroll processing.
  • Ideal for payroll practitioners and those supporting the payroll industry.
  • FPC exam preparation.
  • Provides a solid and up-to-date knowledge base for experienced payroll professionals.
  • For managers and seasoned payroll professionals.
  • CPP exam preparation.
The content 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
The content is divided into seven modules and covers the advanced study of:
  • Payroll concepts
  • Paycheck calculations
  • Fringe benefits
  • Payroll reporting and employment taxes
  • Record keeping and payroll practices
  • Payroll accounting
  • Management and administration

PayTrain includes all of the content covered in Fundamentals of Payroll.

Access to the content online and interactive games, tests, and exercises. Printed workbooks. Click here for more details. Access to the content online and interactive games, tests, and exercises. Printed workbooks. Click here for more details.


Group Reports Option

Online group reports allow corporate administrators to review the testing activity for each individual as well as composite reports to measure the group’s overall progress. These reports also track accomplishments to demonstrate the value of this educational investment.


Implementation Options

PayTrain and Fundamentalsof Payroll (name changing to PayTrain Fundamentals on April 1, 2017) are flexible programs that can be used in a number of different learning settings to meet the training and education needs of your organization.

Independent Study
Instructor-led
Self-directed study
Participants receive their own program to complete at their pace on their schedule. This includes online access to comprehensive training materials, including leaning modules and interactive quizzes, calculations, exercises, and flashcards. .
Online instructor-assisted
APA instructor provides online weekly assignments and feedback to support the content in the program. Discussion boards provide interaction and feedback opportunities.

Study groups
These study groups can be informal or formal.

In each situation, the participants complete Fundamentals of Payroll (PayTrain Fundamentals) or PayTrain components on their own and address discussion and questions with a group.
On-Site
Fundamentals of Payroll (PayTrain Fundamentals) and PayTrain can easily be delivered to training classes of 10 or more using a FPC- or CPP-certified member of your staff.

Online PayTrain College & University® course
For those who want instructor interaction but not the weekly classroom session, PayTrain Fundamentals and PayTrain Mastery deliver the course content online through accredited schools.


APA's Certification Exam Dates

For more information on CPP and FPC certification exam dates and related links, click here.


Save with volume purchases

Volume Pricing

Save up to $130 per program through volume discounts! If your organization is interested in enrolling three or more individuals, please contact Mike Downs at 888-852-6664 (Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. CT) to discuss volume purchase pricing discounts and implementation options.