Payroll Legislation and Employment Standards

This course examines the contractual relationship between the workplace parties and the implications of applying general principles of contract law to that relationship. Learners apply federal and provincial legislation to payroll including the Canada Pension Plan, the Employment Insurance Act, the Income Tax Act, Employment Standards legislation, Worker’s Compensation Act, and Quebec-specific legislation.

Additional Information

Delivery Option:

This course is available through in-class and online delivery options.

Course Material:

Fees do not include textbook. The textbook can be purchased online at the Bow Valley College Bookstore

Online learners will have access to the course materials through Desire2Learn (D2L) on the start date.

For more information, please contact:

Prospective Student Centre 403.410.1402
Continuing Education 403.410.1595 or email

Register for this course:

Click on an offering and add to cart or call 403.410.1400.

This is a required course for the:

Payroll Professional Certificate


Start Date:
April 15, 2017
End Date:
December 31, 2017
BVC Online
Hours of Study: