Lead Training Services

Certificate in Payroll and Employment Administration

MQF Level 5 CPD Award
Starting: 6th February 2020

The Certificate in Payroll and Employment Administration is designed to assist participants in gaining essential payroll and HR administration knowledge for kick starting their career in HR administration. It is also a useful course for existing payroll professionals to expand and update their knowledge in the subject matter.

Please note:

The Winter 2020 Intake is now open – Register today!

Accreditation and MQF level

NCFHE Logo - Lead Training Services MaltaA CPD Award accredited with 4 ECTS credits (MQF Level 5) by the National Commission for Further and Higher Education (NCFHE) in Payroll and Employment Administration will be presented to delegates who obtain a minimum pass in a final 3 hour examination.

Course Duration

4 modules spread over 8 evening sessions (17:30 – 20:45), between February and March 2020.

Entry requirements

The entry requirements for this course are a minimum of 2 A Levels or equivalent MQF Level 4 qualifications OR minimum of 2 years working within business administration.


Tower Training Centre
Lower Ground Floor, Tower Business Centre, Tower Street, Swatar, Malta. (view map)

(Free parking available at level minus 5)

Maximum Number of Participants

Places for this course are limited to 25 delegates on first come first serve basis.

Course Outline & Dates



  • Tutors were very knowledgeable about the subjects being catered for. Material was covered thoroughly and any queries from the students were discussed & dealt with to satisfaction.
    Nadine Micallef, July 2019
  • Lead Training has amazing courses! The lecturers are really helpful. I truly had fun attending to the course of Payroll and Administration. It was very informative and I learned a lot thanks to them. The notes were excellent. I truly found Lead Training a fruitful experience. Well done to everyone and keep it up!
    Christina Maria Grech, July 2019
  • This course was very informative & interesting. Tutors were all very helpful & catered for all our individual questions. Venue is central and easy to access. Will definitely consider to do another course with LEAD. Thank you.
    Greta Bondin, March 2019
  • I attended this course to give me a solid basic knowledge on payroll and to be a recognised as a Payroll Officer, since I have been working in this field for a few years and this course was the perfect option. The course gives you a very good understanding and knowledge on all features relating to payroll, employment, and its administration. The venue and the time of the course were advantageous for persons with a full time job like myself. Lecturers were very helpful and answered to all our questions even when asked on topics not directly related to the topic of the lessons being delivered. Big thanks and well done.
    Graziella Stellini, March 2019
  • Thanks for providing me this course. I really enjoyed the lessons and appreciated all of the teachers who spent time to teach and explained to us. Powerful certificate with absolutely useful knowledge for better career. I will recommend this course to other people.
    Nhan Thi Debono,
    Baxter Healthcare Corporation. February 2019
  • This course was very helpful and well organised. Lecturers were very professional and pointed out all aspects of Payroll and Employment Law. LEAD Training Services – highly recommended!
    Karen Caruana, October 2018
  • I attended the course that leads to the Certificate in Payroll and Employment Administration organised by LEAD Training Services. My objective was to enhance my knowledge in the subject and to further help me in my job as HR Administration Executive. Following the course I can confidently state that I have attained all my goals with satisfaction. I recommend this course to all those who seek a career in Payroll and Employment Administration.
    Josephine Avellino
    APEX Group Ltd., October 2017
  • It was a great course, well organised, good teachers. Keep it up!
    Desiree Schurter, October 2017
  • This course helped me update myself on payroll regulations.
    Mark Vella, October 2017
  • The course was very helpful to me in every way. All modules were helpful for Payroll system management especially the accounting and law parts which I found the most helpful. All lecturers were friendly and all modules were explained very well.
    I appreciate time spent at this course and I would highly recommend it.
    Aneta Simordova, October 2017
  • An excellent course which enhanced my experience. Lecturers were extremely diligent and pin pointed all aspects of Payroll related matter. LEAD is highly recommended. Anneliza was very helpful throughout.
    Robert Fenech, February 2017

Course Funding Options

For Individuals

    Candidates can benefit from a 70% rebate of the course fee via tax credit. Get Qualified is an initiative that supports the personal development of individuals for the achievement of qualifications and certifications required by industry.

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    Eligible candidates satisyfing a list of criteria can benefit from a 75% rebate on direct training cost.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Who We Are

We are a team of specialists passionate about our work and with a common ambition to share learning experiences with people in the business community and civil society.

Under the brand name LEAD Training Services, our team has attracted an impressive pool of professional trainers from different areas of business.

This makes us the only professional training organisation in Malta that can offer cutting edge training programmes across a broad spectrum of topics. We do not believe in one-size-fits-all training programmes and in line with our belief we customise our programmes to our individual customer’s needs.

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