Payroll Fundamentals 2 FIN 9017

Online Option

Our Payroll Fundamentals 2 course teaches you how to calculate and report government and third-party remittances, year-end requirements and payroll accounting at the compliance level. Learn how to effectively communicate these organizational processes and requirements to both internal and external stakeholders.


Course Delivery Method:

This is normally an in-class course but will be offered temporarily online via Blackboard Learn/Collaborate while college buildings are closed.

You must register in and pay for this course at George Brown College and register with and pay a separate course fee to the Canadian Payroll Association (CPA). You must register with the CPA and pay the applicable CPA fees no later than 10 business days before the course start date in order to ensure the timely delivery of printed course materials and access to online materials. The CPA will ship the printed course materials to your preferred mailing address and email an access code for the online materials to your preferred email address. To register with the CPA or for more information on these policies, contact the CPA by email at or by visiting the CPA website.


This course is equivalent to the Payroll Fundamentals 2 course offered by the CPA as part of the CPA Payroll Compliance Practitioner (PCP) certification.

Grade Requirements:

You must achieve a passing grade of C (65%) in order for this course to be accepted by the CPA towards the PCP certification.

Technical/Computer Requirements:

Refer to the basic technology requirements for Blackboard online courses.


You must have completed our FIN 9016 Payroll Fundamentals 1. (An approved equivalent is also acceptable.)

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Delivery Method: Online

Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.