Payroll Management

Payroll Compliance Practitioner (PCP) and Certified Payroll Manager (CPM)

The Canadian Payroll Association (CPA) offers the only payroll certifications in Canada:

  • Payroll Compliance Practitioner (PCP), and
  • Certified Payroll Manager (CPM).

These programs prepare payroll practitioners to manage the compliance requirements of an organization's annual payroll cycle, deliver clear and reliable payroll information, and contribute a payroll perspective to organizational policy and strategy discussions. Students must achieve a minimum of 65% on both the final examination and 65% overall in the course to pass.


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Take your Canadian Payroll Association courses through Douglas College. 

January 2022 Registration is now open!

Payroll Compliance Practitioner (PCP) Certification

The Payroll Compliance Practitioner (PCP) certification is the foundation of your career in payroll. It provides you with the compliance knowledge required to process an organization's annual payroll cycle, effectively communicate payroll information to all stakeholders, and understand the accounting function as it relates to payroll.

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Certified Payroll Management (CPM) Certification

The Certified Payroll Manager (CPM) certification builds on the PCP compliance knowledge by developing to prepare seasoned professionals to manage a payroll department. It provides you with the knowledge to make decisions, supervise and manage, and contribute a payroll perspective to organizational policy and strategy discussions.

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Want more information?

If you require more information about the CPA courses, please contact Sultan Vidal at vidals3@douglascollege.ca or 604-527-5607.
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JANUARY 2022 COURSES ARE NOW OPEN FOR REGISTRATION!

Phone to register: (604) 527-5472 (Visa or MasterCard only)

CPA Registration Form

(Fill out CPA registration form once you have registered with Douglas College) 

Ways to Register

Walk in:
Douglas College, New Westminster or David Lam Campus Coquitlam

Phone:
(604) 527-5472 (Visa or MasterCard only)

CPA Contact Information