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  • Start date:   August 2019
  • Level of Qualification:   SAGE
  • 06
    SCQF Level:   06


This is for those seeking to gain a formal qualification in SAGE payroll, meeting the requirements of employers recruiting suitably qualified staff and to promote
progression and improvement in the workplace.

Start Date:  13/11/19 and 22/04/20
Days of Week:  Wednesday
Duration:  8 weeks
Cost: £150

You can download an enrolment form here

You can read more about the enrolment process here


  • What the course includes

    the course includes interactive training using the very latest version of Sage Payroll, designed for those who already have an understanding of manual payroll processes.

Why choose this course?

This course will help improve employment and/or promotion prospects.  You will gain a good understanding of the functions of SAGE Payroll which will be transferable for all payroll software packages.

What are the entry requirements?

  • This class is suitable for those who are interested in payroll and are confident using IT
  • Course Tutor will liaise with candidates prior to a place being offered on the course
  • Confident with windows operation; the SAGE package is windows based
  • Relevant work experience is desirable although not essential and all learners are encouraged to apply
  • Business

    Where it leads


    • SAGE Accounting


    • Improved prospects of employment to support the business function and opportunities for promotion on completion of certificate.

Interview arrangements

There is an interview required for this course. 


ITA update

Individual Training Account funding has now been closed to new Applicants as of 7th December 2018. Applicants should be able to apply again from April 2019, subject to Skills Development Scotland making new funds available. For more information on ITA and the rules and regulations surrounding them please visit


What options do I have for paying my course fees?

West Lothian College accept payment in full for all part time courses by Cash, Card, Bank Transfer or Cheque.


In response to the unforeseen withdrawal of ITA funding, West Lothian College have put in place an option for students to pay their course fees by instalments. This can be discussed with our Student Advice team at the time of your enrolment, and they will explain all the options and terms and conditions to you.


If you have any further questions or queries please contact Student Advice by email on


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Take that next step in your career and apply for this course today. If the course is not yet open for applications, register your interest or feel free to ask any questions by clicking make an enquiry.