Xero Payroll for Small Business Course – Gateshead

Who Is This Course For?

Do you manage the payroll for a small business? This course is fully subsidised for eligible students!
Xero Payroll for Business will prepare payroll personnel and small business owners to attain a stronger command of the various functions of the Payroll module in Xero.

Join Linda Ferguson, Principal Business Advisor for Digits Business Services and learn how to:

Record payroll data in Xero

  • Check payroll data and clarify discrepancies
  • Enter employee pay period details and any deductions and allowances
  • Calculate payment due to individual employees

Prepare payroll in Xero

  • Prepare payroll within designated timelines
  • Reconcile total wages for pay period, check or correct irregularities
  • Make arrangements for payment to employees
  • Obtain authorisation of payroll and individual pay advice
  • Produce, check and store payroll records
  • Follow security procedures for processing payroll and for maintaining payroll records

Handle payroll enquiries in Xero

  • Respond to payroll enquiries
  • Provide information regarding enquiries
  • Ensure all enquiries outside area of responsibility and Knowledge, are referred to designated persons for resolution
  • Complete additional information or follow-up action within designated timelines

If you are familiar with the basic functions of Xero, then this is the workshop for you!
Places are limited, so what are you waiting for? Enrol today!

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government and is $0 for eligible students.


The Business Growth Centre, Training Room 2, 48 Oakdale Rd, Gateshead NSW 2290

Course Dates

The course runs for one day, Thursday the 12th of November, 2020.

Class starts at 9:30am and concludes at 4:30pm.

Delivery Mode

Face-to-face delivery over 1 day.

Funding Eligibility

This course is being offered under the Targeted Skills for Small Business Program. This funding has been designed for small business owners and employees of small businesses who want to better understand how to use the latest technology to improve their business operations.

To be eligible for subsided training under this Program you must: be:

  • Be an owner or employee of a small business with less than 20 employees, or
  • turn over less than $2 million annually.

Students must be able to provide a valid ABN for their own business or the business they are employed by, have successfully completed year 10 (or equivalent), turned 16 or have relevant experience and/or qualifications that indicate likely success in completing the course.

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government and is $0 for eligible students.

What to Bring To Class

Please bring your own laptop. A limited number of loan laptops will be available. If you require one of these please call the College and let us know when you enrol. Wireless internet access will be available

Bring a USB if you would like a copy your course files and pen and notepad if you would like to take notes.

All other course resources will be provided for you.

Units of Competency

Assessments are made against units of competency.

BSBFIA302 Process Payroll

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