Level 2 Award in Computerised Payroll




The Level 2 Award in Computerised Payroll acts as further study into payroll record keeping within a computerised payroll system.

Additional information

Target audience

This qualification would be useful for those who have a basic working knowledge or awareness of payroll procedures and would like to learn to use the Sage computerised payroll program.


The above qualification can be studied on a distance learning basis and then assessed by completing a knowledge test and sitting an exam, either at our registered centre or accessing an IAB registered centre.
Alternatively, the above qualification can be studied just for knowledge and enjoyment purposes and no assessments need to be undertaken.

Course summary

Identify potential health and safety and security risks.
Maintain the security of data within a computerised environment.
Understand organisational procedures for processing payroll in a computerised environment.
Understand the statutory requirements for submitting information.
Know how to process information on starters, leavers and changes to current employees.
Process payroll accurately on a period basis.
Back up and update systems when required.