Continuing education course for payroll professionals
10/21/2013 6:00:00 PM-12/2/2013
Located: Wilkes University Pocono Education Center
Wilkes is partnering with the American Payroll Association (APA) to offer continuing education courses for payroll professionals in the Poconos. The first course starts Oct. 21 at the Pocono Education Center.
Courses cover the skills deemed necessary by the APA for payroll professionals and are the basis for the Fundamental Payroll Certification and Certified Payroll Professional examinations. They are appropriate for a variety of professional roles including bookkeepers, accounting clerks, and for practitioners in payroll, compensation and human resources.
PayTrain Fundamentals will be held 6 to 9 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays from Oct. 21 through Dec. 2. Cost is $700 which includes textbooks and materials. It is taught by Diane Mack, certified APA instructor and assistant controller at Pocono Profoods.
A second course, PayTrain Mastery, will be offered from Jan. 22 to March 5, 2014. Completion of bothcourses is recommended preparation for the Certified Payroll Professional exam.
Patrons requesting accommodations or services at Wilkes University or Wilkes University-sponsored events in accordance with The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Title III: Public Accommodations are asked to contact the University at 1-800-Wilkes-U to request such services/accommodations. It is recommended that requests be made at least 48 hours prior to any event.