Online Internal Control for Payroll

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Participants will earn 1 CPE, .1 CEU, 1 Contact Hour

Field of Study: Finance

This online course will focus on the five components of internal control as related to the payroll process.


Payroll is the most significant expenditure in a government's budget. As such, the process would benefit from a strong system of internal control.


At the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • define the payroll process

  • recall components and principles of internal control

  • explain how creating and documenting a system of internal control can assist management in meeting payroll objectives


Who Should Attend? This session is for anyone involved in state or local government, schools or libraries.

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Basic

Delivery Method: Group Internet Based


Complete the course's required online quizzes and exercises within 30 days of receiving the "Welcome" email with course URL, username and password information.


NASBA logoUniversity of Georgia, Carl Vinson Institute of Government, is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:  https://www.nasbaregistry.org




January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2021