Principles of Payroll Administration Certificate

Course fee

Price: Enquire with a consultant

Course Introduction

In the course of your studies, you will gain knowledge and skills of payroll administration.

Course Contents

Principles of Payroll Administration

  • Record and validate input variation on employee records
  • Generate information and reports for internal and external use
  • Plan, organize, implement and monitor work within the payroll environment
  • Process data using IT
  • Statutory legislation and requirements 

Programme Type

The DCC Principles of Payroll Administration Certificate is a DCC Career Programme, which is not an accredited NQF qualification. This programme has been approved by the Damelin Correspondence College Academic Board. 

Programme Duration

You should be able to complete this course within 18 months. 

Entrance Requirements

Grade 10 (Std. 8) or equivalent, or relevant work experience (3 years). 

Student Assessment

All assignments are optional, but you will need to write and pass two formal examinations. Please note that examinations are written in June and October/November of each year. You must complete an examination entry form and submit it to the College, together with the prescribed examination fee before the closing date for the next examination.

Please note: the examination fee is not included in your tuition fee. 


Upon successful completion of this course you will receive your DCC Principles of Payroll Administration Certificate. 

*Non-credit bearing/Not aligned to NQF

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