PCP 1800 x 1200

Payroll Compliance Professional

Evening training


  • Schedule: 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm, see detailed schedule below
  • Location: online, synchronous mode

Cegep Marie-Victorin offers in collaboration with the National Payroll Institute (NPI) a certification for Payroll Compliance Practitioners (PCP). This project results from the need for the NPI to meet the administrative and legislative demands of the profession. The program is designed for individuals who wish to work in the field of payroll compliance or who want to enhance their know-how in the area. 

More than 400 payroll professionals have obtained their certification through Cegep Marie-Victorin.

The professional certification has allowed them to forge their career in one of today’s most highly competitive business sectors.

What sets us apart


Virtual information session

Tuesday, August 20, 2024, 6:30 to 8 p.m.

This session gives you the opportunity to:

  • Meet with the National Payroll Institute coordinator responsible for the NPI program at Cégep Marie-Victorin.
  • Ask all your questions and understand all the advantages of the institute membership.
  • Meet with the NPI trainers and understand the benefits of synchronous training that includes the support of our trainers.
  • Familiarize yourself with the platform that will be used as courses are offered online.

Payroll Compliance Practitioner

Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday evenings
September to December 2024

Payroll Compliance Legislation

  • Monday evenings
  • From September 9 to December 16, 2024 6:30 P.M. to 9:30 P.M.
  • 42 hours

Payroll Fundamentals 1

  • Tuesday evenings
  • From September 10 to December 10, 2024 6:30 P.M. to 9:30 P.M.
  • 42 hours

Payroll Fundamentals 2

  • Wednesday evenings
  • From September 11 to December 11, 2024 6:30 P.M. to 9:30 P.M.
  • 42 hours

1. In order to get the PCP certification, the person needs to complete the following courses:

  • Payroll Compliance Legislation (no prerequisite)
  • Payroll Fundamentals 1 (Payroll Compliance Legislation)
  • Payroll Fundamentals 2 (Payroll Fundamentals 1)

Students must achieve a minimum grade of 65 % on both the final examination and on the course to pass.

2. Accumulate one weighted year of professional experience and submit a Request for Recognition of Professional Experience (DREP in French):

Transfert Credit Application

3. And transfer credits from a mandatory accounting course.

  • If you already have completed an accounting course, click here.
  • If you have not completed an accounting course, you need to register at a post-secondary institution of your choice.

Fees Cegep Marie-Victorin

Fees INP (Annual membership)TotalTotal including taxes
Payroll Compliance Legislation345$460$


Payroll Fundamentals 1345$350$695$799.08$
Payroll Fundamentals 2345$460$805$925.55$
(3 courses -
1 year 1/2)
2305$2 650.18$

A long-standing partner

National Payroll Institute logo

For several years now, Cegep Marie-Victorin has been offering accreditation programs from the Institut national de la paie, recognized for their expertise and professionalism.

Cegep Marie-Victorin's Business Service Centre is the only college to offer these accreditations in both French and English.

Contact us

514-278-3535, ext. 5230