Train your team to ensure your organization’s payroll compliance.

The American Payroll Association (APA) designed the PayTrain® programs 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.

  • 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.

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Contact Mike Downs, Corporate Development

Phone: 651-905-2609 or 1-888-852-6664 (toll-free)

Email: miked@holmescorp.com

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PayTrain programs align with the content tested on the Fundamental Payroll Certification (FPC) and Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) exams.

Participant Materials

PayTrain Fundamentals 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.

PayTrain Fundamentals

  • Learn the knowledge and skills required for basic payroll processing.
  • Ideal for payroll practitioners and those supporting the payroll industry.
  • FPC exam preparation.

The content is divided into ten modules and covers the introductory study of:

Module 1: Payroll Concepts
Module 2: Calculations of Pay
Module 3: Calculations of Deductions and Net Pay
Module 4: Fringe Benefits and Other Payments
Module 5: Retirement Plans
Module 6: Cafeteria Plans
Module 7: Payroll Reporting and Employment Taxes
Module 8: Record Keeping and Payroll Practices
Module 9: Payroll Accounting and Audits
Module 10: Payroll Administration

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

PayTrain

  • 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 advanced study of:

Module 1: Payroll Concepts
Module 2: Calculations of Pay
Module 3: Calculations of Deductions and Net Pay
Module 4: Fringe Benefits and Other Payments
Module 5: Retirement Plans
Module 6: Cafeteria Plans
Module 7: Payroll Reporting and Employment Taxes
Module 8: Record Keeping and Payroll Practices
Module 9: Payroll Accounting and Audits
Module 10: Payroll Administration and Management
Module 11: Health Benefits
Module 12: International Payments

Access to the content online and interactive games, tests, and exercises. Printed workbooks.

Implementation Options

PayTrain Corporate Programs are flexible and can be implemented in a number of different learning settings to meet the training education needs of your organization.

Independent Study Instructor-led
Self-Study
Participants receive their own program to complete at their pace on their schedule. This includes online access to comprehensive training materials, including learning modules and interactive quizzes, calculations, exercises, and flashcards.
On-Site
PayTrain programs can easily be delivered to training classes of 10 or more using a FPC- or CPP-certified member of your staff.
Guided-Study
APA instructor provides online weekly assignments and feedback to support the content in the program. Course includes comprehensive learning modules along with interactive study exercises, quizzes, calculations, and flashcards.
Online PayTrain® College & University Course
For those who want instructor interaction but not the weekly classroom session, PayTrain Level 1 and PayTrain Level 2 deliver the course content online through accredited schools.
Study Groups 
These study groups can be informal or formal. In each situation, the participants complete PayTrain Fundamentals or PayTrain components on their own and address discussion and questions with a group.

For details on the FPC and CPP certification exams, click here.

Volume Pricing:

If 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.