Program description

In cooperation with the American Payroll Association, Corporate College presents the PayTrain College and University® Program for payroll professionals. Comprised of two professional development courses, PayTrain Level 1 and PayTrain Level 2, this program is designed for all levels of payroll administration. Whether you are interested in preparing for the Fundamental Payroll Certification (FPC) or Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) certification exams, or are new to the industry and need to learn the basics of payroll, this program can help you meet your goals.

PayTrain Level 1
Learn the fundamental payroll calculations and applications necessary for individuals who are new to the payroll industry, those who support the payroll industry, and those who are preparing for the FPC or CPP certification examinations. This program will provide you with the basic knowledge and skills required to maintain payroll compliance and prevent costly penalties.

PayTrain Level 2
Students will be provided with an in-depth understanding of the advanced payroll topics necessary for payroll managers and supervisors. This program is ideal for experienced payroll professionals seeking compliance training, professional development, or CPP certification preparation.

Other important information

For information about the exam application, costs, test dates, testing locations, etc..., please visit the APA website links below.  Please note the exam fee is not part of the Corporate College course fee.

Two exam prep courses offered: FPC (Fundamental Payroll Certification) and CPP (Certified Payroll Professional)
ZFIN-1055Payroll Level I: Fundamental Payroll Certification (FPC)3
ZFIN-1056Payroll Level II: Certified Payroll Professional (CPP)3.6

Program cost

Visit the Corporate College website here for pricing.

Financial aid eligibility

This program is not Federal Financial Aid/Pell Eligible.

Scholarships, payment plans, and other financial aid options may be available.  For more information, call 216-987-3075

Upon completion students receive

Certificate of Completion

Related Programs/Training

To Register for and Learn more about Payroll/PayTrain Certificate (FPC/CPP).