UK Payroll Training for SMEs

Course Details:

For whom is this course designed for?

This course is designed for business owners and senior managers of all types of businesses. Having employees within the UK or internationally and managing their payroll in-house is a challenging job. Limited knowledge in payroll management makes operation difficult. Thus, it is important for you to be familiar with the term “payroll management” in more detail and leverage advanced knowledge within your organisation. VPEF has designed a special training course for small business owners to save your time and make your payroll management easy.

Learning outcome

After having completed our training day, trainees will be able to complete manual payroll calculations and create employee pay slips. This course will give you all the practical information you require regarding recent changes in Tax and Employment Laws. You will also acquire basic knowledge of GDPR house-keeping.


This training course helps you understand in detail payroll terms and procedures such as RTI, PAYE, EXPENSES and BENEFITS, LOANS, etc. It covers practical applications of knowledge to complete payroll forms, documentation processes, and management for both month ends and year ends. VPEF offers certified trainers with over 20 years of experience in payroll training and coaching, and qualified with CPD, CIPP and BA Honors. The duration of this training course is one (1) day. You will obtain a CPD certificate at the end of the course. Our booking dates, venues and prices are available via our booking system. Sign up early to receive a discount. All trainers are CIPP, BA Honours and CPD qualified

Course content

Expenses and Benefits:

- Employee and employer’s benefits management

- Employee’s cost to company management

- Student loans and business loans

- PAYE settlement agreements and salary sacrifice

- Dispensations and PAYE settlement agreements

Statutory payments and leave:

- Statutory sick pay

- Maternity and paternity pay

- Employment contract management

- Employee’s starter and leavers kit management

Real time information (RTI):

- Employer Payment Summary (EPS)

- Full Payment Submission (FPS)

- P11D Compliance and Reimbursement

- Tax coding

Other payroll related topics covered:

- Basic Payroll accounting and finance

- In-house Vs Outsourcing Payroll management

- Basic GDPR house keeping