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Tutor Ken Gurr

Ken Gurr - FCIPP, Minst LM

Payroll Tutor/Writer

Ken has over 25 years presenting face to face payroll training in UK payroll legislation, over 45 years in payroll. Ken is regularly listed in the annual Top 50 Payroll Professionals in the UK, in 2001 he was Winner of the Jean Strathearn Award for Lifetime Achievement in Payroll and in 2009 was Winner of UK Chartered Institute of Payroll Professionals Practitioner of the Year Award.

He has taught payroll legislation and procedures globally and heads up our payroll consultancy practice.

Tutor Fern Brooks

Fern Brooks - MCIPP Dip

Payroll Tutor/Writer

A highly professional payroll tutor Fern has been delivering courses for The Learn Centre since 2010. She also manages qualification modules and provides a mentoring service to students. She delivers both public and in house courses specifically designed for large organisations, nationally throughout the UK and internationally (to large Malaysian and Polish outsource centres at their locations).

She is a very energetic and experienced payroll professional who has also worked in a variety of sectors and is very knowledgeable with regard to day to day running of a payroll, supervision and training of staff and implementation of new systems such as Oracle, Snowdrop/Sage, DEMA and others.

 Tutor Sue Fisher

Susan Fisher MCIPP Assoc.CIPD

Payroll Tutor/Writer

Extremely motivated payroll professional with over 30 years experience in organisations across both the private and public sector. She special interests in Human Resource and Employment Law which she regularly draws on to illustrate her tutor sessions.


 Tutor Richard George

Richard George

Payroll Education and Training Director

Richard George has over 30 years’ experience in Payroll. With 20 years’ delivery and management in Blue chip companies, significant experience in senior client relationship along with senior management in a  large Payroll bureau.

Richard has been involved in Payroll management at all levels as well as involvement and running of numerous industry forums and has a background of speaking and training at industry conferences and events.