Certified payroll manager


Since 2001, Cegep Marie-Victorin offers in collaboration with the Canadian Payroll Association (CPA) an accreditation for Payroll Managers. This project results from the need for the CPA to meet the administrative and legislative demands of the profession. The program is designed for individuals who 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 accreditation through CEGEP Marie-Victorin. The 

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


Competencies Developed
The Certified Payroll Manager (CPM) certification builds on the PCP compliance knowledge by developing the payroll management skills. The CPM certification will provide students with the knowledge to make decisions; supervise and manage; and contribute a payroll perspective to organizational policy and strategy discussions.  Read this document to know more about our program.

CPM Accreditation
To achieve the CPM certification, the student must complete the following courses:

Professional certification is awarded after completion of all five courses.

Excellent Facilities
Marie-Victorin’s Intercultural and International Education Centre (IIEC) has spacious, renovated classrooms and networked computer labs, which provide a pleasant working atmosphere. The IIEC provides an excellent learning environment adapted to the needs of adult students.

Courses and schedule
To be determined

Admission Requirements

The Payroll Compliance Practitioner (PCP) certification is required to be admitted in this program. You must be proficient in the language of teaching.

Presently, no registration is possible in English for this certification (only in French).

Training site
Intercultural and International Education Centre (Namur Pavilion) - 4975 Paré street, Montreal, H4P 1P4

Information: payroll@collegemv.qc.ca | 514 278-3535, ext. 5221