NZPPA Certificate in Payroll Management

The NZPPA Certificate in Payroll Management is a specific senior-level qualification for payroll professionals that have the responsibility for managing payroll functions, payroll personnel, implement change, managing projects and reporting payroll information to management.

The qualification has been designed for people with senior level experience in payroll wanting to gain an entry-level management qualification in the payroll field.

In this module you will go through a ranage of topics on the management of payroll staff including effective communication, planning, decision making, performance management and a special section of recruitment and selection.


In this module you will look at the activities needed to run an effective payroll, including: leadership, overcoming conflicts and managing and running the payroll function.


In this module you will focus on what is needed to develop a best practice payroll function, including: what is best practice in payroll, how to conduct change in payroll and time management.


In this module you will investigate how payroll can be measured along with the principles of auditing in the context of payroll and running an effective team meeting.