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 enrolling in Introduction to Payroll Management course.

For detailed instructions, please click here 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 here.