Xero Payroll Courses

Payroll is an integral segment and essential function within financial management. As it is such an instrumental function, we offer a Xero Payroll online course program that is specifically devoted to the building of essential payroll skills. This Xero payroll training is designed to help you get a practical understanding of computerised payroll in a real work environment. After this payroll training, you will have the opportunity to become a trainee in our partner accountancy firm which can be done as an online program.

Xero Payroll Training Course Modules

  • Computerised Payroll Software (Using Xero 50 Payroll to run the payroll for a company)
  • Statutory Payments (computing SSP, SMP, SPP, SAP)
  • PAYE tax return filing
  • Payroll Administration (preparing payslips, reports and P45's)
  • Salary reports and salary journals


Xero payroll software covering the above content is delivered as an online course program, covering the same course content as the Sage payroll training. You will be able to attend 2 months online work placement in our partner accounting firm where you will be dealing with further payroll tasks for companies. The online work placement is set out as a 1-day per week structure and can be done anytime across the two months period.

This course costs £150; along with the 2 months online work placement.

Upon completion of this training, you will get a certificate of completion and you will also be able to progress and complete the Xero certification course.

Further Development

Upon completion of this course, we would recommend taking the Xero training or Xero certification to learn the accounting software and strengthen your profile further.

Alternatively, we also offer Sage courses that could complement and build on the knowledge attained in this course.

You could also opt to take an exam to gain the AAT accredited Computerised Accounts qualification.

Work Experience

With this Xero Payroll Course you will gain a guaranteed 2 months work placement with our partner accounting firm as an Accounts Assistant to add to your CV!

Need more work experience?

Did you know that if you book this course along with the any other short training, you will be entitled to 5% discount + 5 months guaranteed work placement? Check out our work experience offers.