CPM - Payroll Experience Prerequisite
PCP certified members who wish to enroll in the CPM program must meet a
payroll experience prerequisite to register. To
satisfy this prerequisite, the student must have at least two years of
experience being responsible for an organization’s payroll
function, which includes being accountable to management for the
accuracy of employees’ pay and all government statutory
remittances, or equivalent experience, obtained in the past five years.
Students must submit the Payroll Experience Prerequisite
Application and receive approval from the CPA prior to
Introduction to Payroll Management course.
For detailed instructions, please
and review the
Guide to Completing the Certified Payroll Manager Program’s
Payroll Experience Prerequisite Application (PEPA)
If you are eligible to enroll in the CPM program, you can click here to complete the Payroll
Experience Prerequisite Application.
To review a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs), please click