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Sage University - Access free Sage 50cloud Payroll courses

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Sage University has 100's of free courses available across all Sage products to help you unlock your software's full potential. Below are the most popular courses for Sage 50cloud Payroll.


There are a wide range of free courses covering all topics within your Sage software. Master payroll and become an expert following our simple courses on Sage University.

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Course title - Payroll Basics

Course description
  • Payroll Basics is for brand new Payroll customers who need to understand the fundamentals of payroll.
  • This course introduces you to Pay As You Earn (PAYE) and helps you choose how to run your payroll successfully.


Course title - Stage 1: Setting Up Your Payroll

Course description
  • Our most popular course for customers who want to get an expert start in Sage 50cloud Payroll.
  • Covers the basic principles of Sage 50cloud Payroll, from navigation, through to setting up pay elements and creating your employee records

Course title - Statutory Sick Pay


Course description
  • One of our many quick and simple bitesized courses on Sage 50cloud payroll.
  • A module specifically on statutory sick pay (SSP) legislation, and how to enter and process statutory sick pay correctly.

How to create an account

In order to access and carry out learning your chosen course, you will need to sign up and create your free Sage University account. Find out more >
Access your course
  1. Login to your Sage University account.
  2. Click Get started.
  3. Select the course you would like to start.
  4. Click e-learning.
  5. Click Launch to begin the course.
  6. Follow the on-screen instructions.