Certificate in XERO Payroll is a “must do course” for those who are running their own business or looking for a job in administration, finance, bookkeeping and accounting areas.
The Xero payroll course consists of four different Xero payroll and payroll-related legislation courses and it is designed to teach you step by step how to setup your accounts in Xero payroll and process huge payroll transactions in the real business setting. The course walks you through the entire payroll cycle and Xero payroll setup processes, hence you will learn Xero payroll and payroll-related legislation from scratch in a very easy-to-follow and practical manner.
The course suits all skill levels and no previous knowledge of accounting or Xero payroll is required. It starts from basic payroll-related legislation and Xero payroll then goes to intermediate and finally to advanced level.
Based on our research and client feedback, it is the first Xero payroll course that integrates both Xero payroll & payroll-related legislation skills to give you all the necessary knowledge and skills required to be successful in managing real payroll-related tasks. even if you don’t have any previous payroll or Xero knowledge.
What XERO Payroll topics the course covers
Payroll-related legislation and procedures for absolute beginners
Xero Payroll setup (basic level)
Xero Payroll day-to-day transactions (intermediate level)
Xero Payroll Advanced Features (advance level)
Other topics covered
Payroll topics covered in this course:
Setup a new payroll account in Xero from scratch
Save your payroll account details
Create employee and enter employee details
Setup taxable and non-taxable allowances
Setup pre-tax and post-tax deductions
Setup employee leave and track leave balance
Setup employee kiwi saver account
Setup holiday pay for casual employee
Enter employee pay history
Process weekly, fortnightly and monthly pay
Setup employee bank account for electronic payment
Setup employee payslips for printing and email
Prepare an unscheduled pay for a one-off payment
Correct payroll mistakes
Edit and delete past pay runs
Edit and delete employee
Setup casual and fixed term employees
Manage sick leave and annual leave
Manage employee termination
Prepare monthly PAYE return for IRD
File monthly PAYE return to the IRD
Setup payroll password
Change PAYE period
Password protect employee payslips
Invite employee to electronic timesheet
Create electronic bank file for batch payment
Manage employee leave request
Payroll related legislation topics covered In this course:
Understand employment contract requirements
Know different types of employment contracts
What are the current minimum wage rates?
What are the individual ESCT rates?
What is pre-tax deduction?
What is taxable allowance?
What are compulsory clauses?
What tax code should be used for an employee's secondary income?
What is the difference between annual leave and holiday pay?
What leave an employee is entitled to?
What are individual income tax rates?
What are kiwi saver requirements?
What is post-tax deduction?
What is non-taxable allowance?
What are optional clauses?
What is the concept of "good faith" and how it is used in court cases?
Thursday evenings over 4 weeks, from 6:30 – 8:30 pm
7, 14, 21, 28 March
These webinars will be delivered online via Zoom. You will be sent the link upon registration.
Course Fee $395 per person inclusive of GST
Why should you enrol in this course?
You will become a confident Xero Payroll user in less than 4 weeks, from the comfort of your own home or office.
You will have full access to all course step by step video tutorials, handouts, exercises, answers and any additional training updates.
You will have access to full version of Xero Payroll software for free for as long as you need.
You will have access to one-to-one training, mentoring and support with myself for up to 6 months.
You will never be alone in your learning journey; I personally will be with you every step of the way.
No waiting for robot chat or generic email support instead, you can access one-to-one personal support in real time with just a text or call.
You will learn from a qualified, experienced Accountant and MYOB, Xero & Payroll Certified Advisor with over 6 years of teaching experience.
Xero & Payroll skills are highly sought after skills and are always in high demand.
Xero is used by over 1.2 million businesses and it is growing every hour.
You will learn both Xero payroll & payroll-related legislation in the same course for the same price.
You will increase your employment chances significantly
Great value and return on your education investment
You don’t need to have any previous payroll or Xero knowledge to enroll in this course. The course suits all skill levels.
You will receive a completion certificate at the end of this course.
You will receive assistance with your CV, cover letter and interviews when applying for a job
What else is included?
6 months of FREE one-to-one support via email, phone and live conference call with tutor
24/7 full and unrestricted access to all course video recordings and other learning resources for 6 months
FREE Access to private Facebook group for ongoing FREE education and employment updates
NB: The free one-to-one phone and live call support is for up to 4 hours per month and is by prior appointment only.
Registration and Cancellation Details
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What happens if you have to cancel?
We know that sometimes your plans can change for many different reasons. Should you be unable to attend, a substitute delegate is welcome to attend at no extra cost. If a substitute delegate is not available and you need to cancel your registration, please be aware of the following:
Up to 7 days prior to the event you will be provided a refund of your registration cost, less a $20.00 inc GST per attendee service charge.
If you cancel within 7 days of the event, you are not eligible to receive a refund. Please note: should your registration not be paid by the time of the event, you are still liable to make the payment. Unpaid accounts may be passed over to our debt collection agency and additional costs may be incurred.
All cancellations must be received in writing via email.
Training is cancellable by GROW with 3 days’ notice if a minimum number of attendees is not met and full refunds will be provided.
Please note: GROW Ltd reserves the right to make any amendments that we may deem to be in the best interest of the forum – it is however very unlikely and we will notify you as soon as possible should this occur.
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