Applied Payroll (Micro-credential) (Level 5)

Southern Institute of Technology Ltd

Subject area

Accountancy not elsewhere classified


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Entry requirements

There are no minimum entry requirements although it is expected learners will be working in either a Payroll role or looking to seek employment in Payroll. Learners are also expected to access some learning material online therefore basic skills in computing and internet access is required.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The aims of the Applied Payroll Micro-credential are as follows:
To gain knowledge and skills that are directly relevant to be employed as a Payroll Officer;
To provide foundation level knowledge of the legislative Acts that govern payroll processing in New Zealand;
To produce professional practitioners who are well regarded by employers.

Scholarship information

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Waimate Accountants - Ikawai Community Scholarship Fund C/-


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Gisborne District Council - PA to Mayor




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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 478 839
Phone: (03) 211 2699
Fax: (03) 214 4977

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