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Access to Payroll | Sage Payroll Courses

Osborne Training, In London (+2 locations)
Next course start
August 2024 (+6 start dates)
Course delivery
Classroom, Self-Paced Online
Next course start
August 2024 (+6 start dates)
Course delivery
Classroom, Self-Paced Online
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Course description

Payroll courses in London | Online Courses | Distance Learning

Broken down into practical modules this course is a very popular and well-received introduction to moving from manual payroll to computerised payroll, and it incorporates all the new government requirements for RTI reporting

Payroll is a vital role within any organisation. A career in payroll means specialising in a niche field with excellent progression opportunities.

What support is available?

  • Tuition led by highly expert tutors
  • We are well known for quality
  • Scenario-based training on Sage 50 Payroll
  • AAT-approved training centre
  • Your CV will stand out from the crowd
  • State-of-the-art classroom
  • Student Discount Card from NUS*
  • State-of-the-art Virtual Learning Campus
  • Choice of Online training and classroom training (London Campus)
  • Access to Career Hub for 3 Months


6 Weeks

Study Options

  • Classroom Based – Osborne Training offers Daytime and Weekend sessions for Payroll Training Course from the London campus.
  • Online Live – Osborne Training offers Live Online sessions for Sage Payroll Training Classes through the Virtual Learning Campus.
  • Distance Learning – Self Study with Study Material and access to Online Study Material through Virtual Learning Campus.

Upcoming start dates

Choose between 6 start dates

August 2024

  • Self-Paced Online
  • Online

October 2024

  • Classroom
  • London

December 2024

  • Classroom
  • London

February 2025

  • Classroom
  • Watford

April 2025

  • Classroom
  • Watford

June 2025

  • Self-Paced Online
  • Online

Suitability - Who should attend?

Who is it for?

Anyone wants to improve their skills on payroll with basic IT knowledge.

This course brings you the skills you need to use this popular payroll program to confidently process any businesses payroll. Being able to use Sage 50 Payroll should lead to greater productivity, but it also helps the business conform to employment legislation and data security requirements.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

Benefits for Trainees

Sage Payroll Qualifications open new doors to exciting careers, as well as extending payroll skills if you are currently employed.

  • State-of-the-Art Virtual Learning Campus
  • Start your own payroll bureau
  • Work in small businesses
  • A payroll career can lead to great things
  • Update your knowledge of Sage payroll
  • Improve your employability prospects
  • A career path into payroll
  • Ideal Continuing Professional Development course
  • Gain a qualification to boost your CV
  • Option to gain IAB accredited qualification
  • Start your training immediately without having to wait for the new term to begin


You will receive a certificate from Osborne Training once you finish the course. You have an option to get an IAB Certificate subject to passing the IAB exam or Sage-certified exam.

Training Course Content


  • Advanced processing of the payroll for employees
  • Preparation and use of period end HMRC forms and returns
  • preparation of internal reports
  • Maintaining accuracy, security and data integrity in performing payroll tasks.
  • Deductions – Pension schemes and pension contributions
  • Processing the payroll –complex income tax issues
  • Processing Payroll Giving Scheme
  • Processing Statutory Adoption Pay (SAP)
  • Advanced Income tax implications for company pension schemes
  • Student Loan repayments
  • Processing Holiday Payments
  • Processing Car Benefit on to the Payroll System
  • Attachment of Earnings Orders & Deductions from Earnings Orders
  • Leavers with complex issues
  • Advanced processing of statutory additions and deductions
  • Recovery of statutory additions payments – from HMRC
  • Completing the processing of the payroll
  • Complex Reports and payments due to HMRC
  • Introduction to Auto-enrolment
  • Cost Centre Analysis
  • Advanced, routine and complex payroll tasks
  • Calculation of complex gross pay

Why choose Osborne Training

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4.9 Review Rating

96% Happy Students


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12 Aug 2019
Studying with osborne training has been the best...

Studying with osborne training has been the best experience for my sage payroll online course. The excellent support from my tutor, a variety of learning resources and the relia...

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Shabnam Golparian
29 Jun 2018
Sage Payroll Course

Really enjoyed the payroll course. Now I can confidently process wages with zero error. The study materials were easy to follow and great support from the Tutor and Admin staffs...

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25 Nov 2016
Useful course to learn payroll

The course was very useful, I wish I had done it earlier.


How to apply

Talk to a Course Advisor directly at 0203 608 7179: Osborne Training Course Advisers know the payroll industry inside-out and will be able to offer professional advice and answer any questions you may have regarding the payroll courses and payroll course fees.

Continuing Studies

What skills will I gain?

In this course you will be learning from Level 1 to Level 3 of Sage Computerised Payroll which could help you to land on your dream job in Payroll sector.

What jobs will I qualify for?

  • Payroll Administrator
  • Payroll Manager
  • Payroll Advisor
  • Payroll Director

In these roles, you could earn up to £42,000 per annum (source: Salary Checker, 2016, UK Only).

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