Our 44-week Accounting & Payroll Administrator diploma program builds a strong foundational knowledge of accounting principles, office procedures, bookkeeping and computerized accounting software.

What will I learn?

You will learn to collect and update employee information; prepare statements of earnings; prepare and process employee payments; complete and process forms for pension plans; prepare year-end tax statements, Records of Employment and more. You will receive training in Simply Accounting for Windows, Sage 300 ERP and Microsoft Office applications, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint. You will also follow courses in payroll compliance legislation, Payroll Fundamentals I & II, bookkeeping, human resources and business communications. Upon graduation, you will be eligible for membership in the Canadian Payroll Association (CPA) and will receive the Payroll Compliance Practitioner (PCP) certification after earning at least one year of work experience.

Please note that, to ensure the safety of our students and faculty, all programs are currently offered through remote learning.

What are my career options?

You will be prepared for entry-level employment opportunities in government agencies, accounting firms, non-profit organizations, healthcare centres, private businesses and more!

What’s my next step?

Use our online form to learn more about our Accounting & Payroll Administrator diploma program. Canadian Business College welcomes the opportunity to discuss your career goals, answer your questions and assist you with the enrolment process.