PayTrain Certification Exam Preparation

In cooperation with the American Payroll Association, the PayTrain Fundamentals and Mastery courses are ideal for seasoned professionals interested in advancing their careers or sitting for a certification exam, as well as for new hires seeking an understanding of the industry. 
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ORGU 0013: PayTrain Fundamentals
This course focuses on payroll calculations and applications necessary for individuals new to the payroll industry, those supporting the payroll industry and those preparing for the FPC certification examination. This course provides basic knowledge and skills required to maintain payroll compliance and prevent costly penalties. Certificate of Completion and 3.0 CEUs.

ORGU 0014: PayTrain Mastery
This course is ideal for experienced payroll professionals, payroll managers and payroll supervisors seeking compliance training, professional development or CPP certification preparation. This comprehensive course provides students with a solid understanding of advanced payroll topics within payroll calculations, fringe benefits, reporting and employment taxes, record keeping, payroll accounting, management and administration. Certificate of Completion and 3.6 CEUs.


Course Location Dates Instructor Reg. Deadline
Online Jul 07 - Sept 07 Diane Kincheloe Jun 23
Online July 07 - Sept 07 Diane Kincheloe Jun 23



PayTrain Fundamentals Tuition Materials
APA Member Tuition* $427.50 $375.00
Standard Tuition $475.00 $375.00
PayTrain Mastery Tuition Materials
APA Member Tuition* $517.50 $375.00
Standard Tuition $575.00 $375.00

*Prior to registering, please email your APA member ID to for the discount code to use at the time of registration.