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The one seminar you can’t afford to miss

This is the leading update course in the country and is an essential annual staple for payroll and HR professionals. The packed programme constantly evolves to cover the latest legislation, case law and proposals for change, leaving you confident that your business remains compliant.

You only attend a Payroll and HR Update course once a year and the changes that impact on your job are constant.

Have four or more staff you wish to attend? This course can be run as a cost effective in-house course. To discuss your organisations onsite payroll needs please call our team today on: 
01798 861111

Your payroll course overview:

Learn Payroll With Face 2 Face Training

£470

+VAT

Learn Payroll With Face 2 Face Training

15-20

People

Learn Payroll With Face 2 Face Training

1 Day

Duration

Learn Payroll With Face 2 Face Training

CPD 6hrs

Certificate

Learn Payroll With Face 2 Face Training

Help Desk

Learn Payroll With Face 2 Face Training

Manual

Free

Learn Payroll With Face 2 Face Training

Lunch

Supplied

The ideal course if you have a day-to-day responsibility for any aspect of payroll or HR where it is critical to understand how changes to practice and legislation affect your operations.

At the end of this annual workshop you will be completely up-to-date with current UK payroll and HR practices and legislation.

You will be confident of your ability to process compliant payrolls and be able to deal with queries from colleagues at all levels. In addition, the comprehensive course material you will receive will be an invaluable reference resource throughout the year.

General Updates

  • The Autumn Statement
  • The UK Exit from Europe
    • It's current state and effects

HMRC, Income Tax and National Insurance

  • Tax and NI
    • Tax code update
    • Thresholds and allowances including those from April 2017
    • Personal Allowances
  • Scottish and Welsh Income Tax
  • IR35 changes
  • Childcare Vouchers and Maternity
  • Tax Free Childcare Schemes
  • Termination Payments
  • Simple Assessment
  • Salary Sacrifice
  • Making Tax Digital
  • Apprenticeships and the Apprentice Levy

Real time information

  • Finishing th tax year
  • Earlier Year Updates
  • Personal tax Accounts
  • 2017 Changes to:
    • FPS and EPS submissions

Statutory Payments and Leave

  • Statutory Employment Law payments
  • SSP rates
  • SMP, SAP, SPP and ShPP rates and thresholds

Other payroll and HR matters

  • Scottish Diligence against earnings
  • DEA's
  • National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage rates
  • Student Loans

Expenses & Benefits

  • Details of the important changes for 2017
    • Voluntary payrolling of benefits
    • Understanding Reporting Requirements
    • Abolition of £8,500 threshold
    • Abolition of dispensations
    • Introduction of exemption for qualifying business expenses
    • Trivial benefit limit
  • Company cars including:
    • Changes to car benefit charge from 2015 through to 2020
    • Fuel benefit changes
    • Changes to advisory mileage rates
  • Van and fuel benefits
  • Loans

Pension reform

  • Pension Advice
  • Increasing State Pension age for everyone
  • The single tier pension
  • Annual and lifetime allowances
  • Pension auto-enrolment
  • Recent changes
    • Ensuring an understanding of the rules:
    • Self-certification renewal
    • Automatic re-enrolment
  • Changes to legislation

Changes to employment rights

  • What should be included in holiday pay
    • Case law on holiday pay
      • Overtime
      • Commission
      • Performance related payments
  • Mandatory gender pay gap reporting
  • Work experience
  • Modern Slavery Act

"I have always found the Learn Centre to be helpful and supportive of not only mine but the team's payroll training needs. The blended learning approach works well for me and I would not hesitate to recommend them as a Payroll training specialist provider not only for online delivery (e-learning) but also face 2 face and in-house. The Payroll Professionals Conference is also a great networking opportunity."

Kresh Veerasamy - Payroll Manager at Cancer Research UK

"Cintra HR & Payroll Services has a long standing relationship with The Learn Centre – they are an absolutely integral part of the payroll community. Their training courses and annual conference are a must for all payroll professionals and not just for up to the minute technical topics: their training really puts payroll and payroll issues into context, taking into account commercial, economic and political influences."

Carsten Staehr - CEO at Cintra HR & Payroll Services

"When setting up a Shared Service Centre, The Learn Centre played a key role in our award winning Payroll Academy, delivering a blended learning experience combining both classroom based training and an e-learning solution. The course delivery, the training materials and overall learning experience was excellent."

Michael Stevenson - Human Resources Support Services Manager at Bombardier Belfast

"I have attended many of The Learn Centre’s training courses in recent years. They are always of the highest professional standard and deliver updates on complicated HR and Payroll legislation, but in an easy to understand format. I would gladly recommend The Learn Centre to any potential client who is looking for HR & Payroll training courses, bespoke in-house training or expert advice."

Michael Stevenson - Human Resources Support Services Manager at Bombardier Belfast

"For the last few years we have taken advantage of the in house update courses, meaning our payroll and HR staff benefit from the excellent and consistent advice given. The manual is invaluable as is the ongoing support."

Rosi Strasshine - Payroll Manager, Isos Housing Group

"I cannot praise these training days enough – they are thoroughly enjoyable and informative, can be tailored to individual company needs and carried out in a relaxed, non-pressured way that everyone appreciates."

Rosi Strasshine - Payroll Manager, Isos Housing Group

"My team always attends the annual Payroll and HR Update course. Essential information covering often complex legislative changes, always presented by excellent trainers with in depth knowledge of their subject. A 'must attend' course for any serious payroll professional."

Deon Piovesan - Finance and Payroll Manager at Westminster Kingsway College

"I've booked the HR and Payroll Update course most years and during roles with at least 3 different employers. One thing remains the same; a course that is relevant, well delivered and enjoyable and that is key when trying to retain the many pieces of legislation changes to which payroll professionals are exposed."

Tracey Hinton - Payroll Manager at Wilson James Limited

"I have used The Learn Centre on a number of occasions and have found it provides a great platform to gain the knowledge required to carry out my job. I started off with the Payroll Technician course and this in-depth learning gave me a great foundation of payroll knowledge to build upon and give me the confidence to progress up the career ladder, well worth it and would certainly recommend, no matter what level you are at there will be a course/qualification that can help you."

Ayman Zagloul - Assistant Payroll Supervisor at Queen's University Belfast

"Payroll may not be the most exciting of topic for some but The Learn Centre really bring it to life - the brilliant networking opportunities with fellow professionals is an added bonus. They cover an amazing range of topics too – if you need to upskill, then The Learn Centre is the organisation to help you do it."

Carsten Staehr - CEO at Cintra HR & Payroll Services

"I have chosen The Learn Centre both for my own knowledge base and in-house training courses for my teams for many years. I have always been extremely impressed with the content of the courses, people engagement and the positive feedback from my staff."

Ann Chesher - Payroll Consultant at Essex County Fire and Rescue Service