MYOB Essentials Payroll

Build your career and increase your value in the workplace by strengthening your MYOB skills with a certification in MYOB Payroll!

MYOB Payroll is payroll software that allows businesses to pay employees, file payroll taxes and manage employee benefits and HR in one place. This course will ensure you have a comprehensive understanding of payroll processes in MYOB whilst expanding your career options in bookkeeping or accounting.

Course developed and taught by real world industry leaders, not academics

100% flexible – Study online, anytime, anywhere, on any device

Industry connections to connect you with employers and industry contacts

Who should enrol in this course

·Bookkeepers or payroll specialists who are using or considering using MYOB payroll ·Individuals who want to pursue a bookkeeping or accounting career · Business professionals who want to sharpen their understanding of MYOB Payroll

Course outline

This course will develop your knowledge and skills to become competent in using MYOB Payroll. You will receive an accredited MYOB certificate upon successful completion of this course.

By completing an MYOB Payroll course, you will be proficient in using the MYOB Payroll module, including:



Setting up and maintaining payroll employee details and leaves

Creating and finalising standard and unscheduled pay runs

Setting up entitlements, salary sacrifice and long service leave

Managing and approving timesheets and leaves

Termination Pay

Single Touch Payroll

Payroll Reporting

Preparing for year-end payroll and employment summaries

Course Modules

This course has been specifically built by industry experts who have real-world practical experience and knowledge of the industry. The design of this course develops best-practice skills and knowledge to equip you for the next step of your career.
  • Setting up employees’ profiles
  • Creating pay calendars and holiday groups
  • Entitlements
  • How to prepare and finalise a standard pay run
  • How to prepare and finalise an unscheduled pay run
  • Producing pay slips
  • Single Touch Payroll
  • Terminations
  • Reporting
  • Preparation for year-end payroll
  • Relevant reporting and ATO submissions

Course Information

You do not need to complete any program prior to starting this course formally. However, we recommend you complete MYOB Basics to maximise what you get out of this advanced course.

The MYOB Payroll course is comprised of online, self-paced modules delivered through the Ab² digital learning portal.

At Ab2, we pride ourselves on providing the best student experience, and we will support you throughout the whole of your program completion by providing:

  • Online learning, enabling you to study anywhere, anytime
  • One-on-one and group coaching sessions with industry experts
  • 24/7 support
  • Student Facebook groups so you can connect with your fellow learners!

Approximately 15 hours

6 months from enrolment


  • A working computer with Microsoft Office
  • An internet connection


Why choose Ab2

100% online – Complete Flexibility – Study Online, anywhere, and anytime

Unrivalled student support by specialists that only serve the accounting and bookkeeping industry

Course developed and taught by real world industry leaders, not academics.

AB² is one of very few RTOs to offer the Tax Practitioners Board approved course to become a registered BAS agent.

Deep industry connections – we participate actively in the accounting and bookkeeping industry, allowing us to connect you with employers and industry contracts to further your career.

Free student membership with accounting and bookkeeping industry bodies

Ready to enrol or want to know more?

Our student experience team are here to help answer any questions you have. We’ll support you every step of the way to ensure you have the best learning experience and complete your program sooner.


Special Introductory Offer

Grab our introductory offer for only $1,490 per student. Regular price at $1,990. For a limited time only. 

Ab2 offers two options for you to pay for your course costs, as well as flexible payment options.

Upfront $1,490: You can save 15% by making an upfront payment of $1,490.

Weekly $65.90: Get started right away by making weekly payments of $65.90, over a period of 26 weeks

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