Certificate In Basic Bookkeeping Online Course

Understand and Implement Basic Bookkeeping Principles


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Learn Basic Bookkeeping Principles with the Bookkeeping Course Online

Undertaking a bookkeeping course online will help you to clearly understand financial matters.  Being capable of understanding bookkeeping basics can assist you to effectively record all financial matters accurately and efficiently. This Online Basic Bookkeeping Course is a great way to bring your bookkeeping skills up to speed.

All the basics are covered including:

  • Recording accounts receivable

  • Recording accounts payable

  • Properly recording expenditure

  • Properly recording receipts

  • Recording loan repayments

  • And much more

This online bookkeeping course will give you all the information that you need to accurately record business transactions. More importantly, the course provides essential information that is easy to apply in real situations. All bookkeeping certification courses will give you an effective overview of bookkeeping and provide you with useful tools to assist in your management of important financial matters.

After completing this bookkeeping certification course, you will:

  • Have an understanding of basic accounting terms

  • Be able to recognize the different accounting methods - accrual and cash accounting.

  • Be able to keep a close eye on the health of your business by developing a familiarity with accounts payable and receivable

  • Be able to document business financial movements using a journal and general ledger

  • Read, understand and use a balance sheet

  • Recognize the different types of financial statements

  • Understand the importance of creating and monitoring a budget

  • Understand the principles of internal and external auditing

Quick Course Facts:

  1. Course content makes the perfect beginner bookkeeper course, being straightforward and easy to understand

  2. Just 8 hours of  online study is necessary

  3. Basic bookkeeping training students receive lifetime access to all course content

  4. All modules are delivered on-line and available 24/7 using any electronic device that has internet access

  5. You can study the bookkeeping course online from anywhere, working at your own pace and in your own time

  6. Certificate of Completion awarded to all students who successfully complete the course.

Course Delivery

Access to the bookkeeping certification course is obtained via our online learning management system.  All course content is compatible with PC, MAC, tablet or Smartphone.

Recognition & Accreditation

This course is internationally recognized and accredited by the International Association of Online Training Standards (IAOTS). The courses offered by Courses For Success are unique as they are taught in a step by step process enabling students to complete them quickly and easily, so that you can obtain your qualification sooner. All students who complete the course receive a certificate of completion. Courses For Success is committed to high completion rates and therefore 100% student satisfaction.

Other Administration Skills Courses

Looking to work in the Administration field? Why not check out Courses For Success huge range of administration skills courses!

Module One - Introduction

Module Two - Basic Terminology (Part 1)

  • Balance Sheet
  • Assets
  • Liabilities
  • Equity
  • Income Statement
  • Revenue
  • Cost of Goods Sold
  • Expenses
  • Accounting Period

Module Three - Basic Terminology (Part 2)

  • Accounts Receivable
  • Accounts Payable
  • Depreciation
  • General Ledger
  • Interest
  • Inventory
  • Journals
  • Payroll
  • Trail Balance

Module Four - Accounting Methods

  • Cash Method
  • Accrual Method
  • Differences between Cash and Accrual

Module Five - Keeping Track of you Business

  • Accounts Payable
  • Account Receivable
  • The Journal
  • The General Ledger
  • Cash Management

Module Six - Understanding the Balance Sheet

  • The Accounting Equation
  • Double-Entry Accounting
  • Types of Assets
  • Types of Liabilities
  • Equity

Module Seven - Other Financial Statements

  • Income Statement
  • Cash Flow Statement
  • Capital Statement
  • Budget vs Actual

Module Eight - Payroll Accounting / Terminology

  • Gross Wages
  • Net Wages
  • Employee Tax Withholding's
  • Employer Tax Expenses
  • Salary Deferrals
  • Employee Payroll
  • Employee Benefits
  • Tracking Accrued Leave
  • Government Payroll Returns / Reports

Module Nine - End of Period Procedures

  • Depreciating your Assets
  • Reconciling Cash
  • Reconciling Investments
  • Working with the Trial Balance
  • Bad Debt
  • Posting Adjustments and Corrections

Module Ten - Financial Planning, Budgeting and Control

  • Reasons for Budgeting
  • Creating a Budget
  • Comparing Budget to Actual Expenses

Module Eleven - Auditing

  • What is an Audit?
  • When and Why would you Audit?
  • Internal
  • External

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up

 

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

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Average rating 4 out of 5 stars

16 July 2019 03:43:21 PM

Great and easy

16 July 2019 03:42:52 PM

Great and easy

9 July 2019 10:50:05 AM

It was a good short course which helped me understand bookkeeping a bit better.

7 July 2019 10:44:44 PM

Great course for the basics of accounting, and written in a way which makes it easy to understand.

5 July 2019 11:30:14 PM

Excellent and informative course

3 July 2019 06:13:41 PM

Although I am quite familiar with all Bookkeeping and Financial aspects of a business, this course was a really great refresher!

24 June 2019 09:56:02 PM

It's so interesting to study this course online, I didn't felt so difficult the way it's laid out and I wish to continge with my studies.

22 June 2019 01:22:34 PM

Looking fwd to getting my Basic Bookkeeping Certificate and moving fwd to the next course
Thank you

18 June 2019 07:27:42 PM

Very informative course

14 June 2019 10:25:19 PM

Many thanks for this course, I did learn a lot!!!

10 June 2019 11:01:54 AM

This course gave me a good basic understanding of book keeping , which I am sure will help me to expand my knowledge in future.

5 June 2019 10:38:18 PM

The best and detailed online course. I would recommend people without accounting knowledge to take it. Very informative and educative.

5 June 2019 10:36:48 PM

The best and detailed online course. I would recommend people without accounting knowledge to take it. Very informative and educative.

4 June 2019 01:41:03 AM

Very knowledgeable

28 May 2019 02:20:45 AM

great

27 May 2019 01:47:39 PM

very easy and straightforward

26 May 2019 08:19:02 PM

So I didn't know what to expect when I registered for this course but it was very informative. I can definitely use the knowledge gained in this course in my daily tasks and duties.

19 May 2019 03:25:36 AM

was nice

18 May 2019 05:26:14 PM

Enjoyed learning about basic bookkeeping

16 May 2019 02:14:15 PM

I found the course fairly easy to follow. I would have liked however to be shown what the correct answers are if I got them wrong

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About this Course

Learn Basic Bookkeeping Principles with the Bookkeeping Course Online

Undertaking a bookkeeping course online will help you to clearly understand financial matters.  Being capable of understanding bookkeeping basics can assist you to effectively record all financial matters accurately and efficiently. This Online Basic Bookkeeping Course is a great way to bring your bookkeeping skills up to speed.

All the basics are covered including:

  • Recording accounts receivable

  • Recording accounts payable

  • Properly recording expenditure

  • Properly recording receipts

  • Recording loan repayments

  • And much more

This online bookkeeping course will give you all the information that you need to accurately record business transactions. More importantly, the course provides essential information that is easy to apply in real situations. All bookkeeping certification courses will give you an effective overview of bookkeeping and provide you with useful tools to assist in your management of important financial matters.

After completing this bookkeeping certification course, you will:

  • Have an understanding of basic accounting terms

  • Be able to recognize the different accounting methods - accrual and cash accounting.

  • Be able to keep a close eye on the health of your business by developing a familiarity with accounts payable and receivable

  • Be able to document business financial movements using a journal and general ledger

  • Read, understand and use a balance sheet

  • Recognize the different types of financial statements

  • Understand the importance of creating and monitoring a budget

  • Understand the principles of internal and external auditing

Quick Course Facts:

  1. Course content makes the perfect beginner bookkeeper course, being straightforward and easy to understand

  2. Just 8 hours of  online study is necessary

  3. Basic bookkeeping training students receive lifetime access to all course content

  4. All modules are delivered on-line and available 24/7 using any electronic device that has internet access

  5. You can study the bookkeeping course online from anywhere, working at your own pace and in your own time

  6. Certificate of Completion awarded to all students who successfully complete the course.

Course Delivery

Access to the bookkeeping certification course is obtained via our online learning management system.  All course content is compatible with PC, MAC, tablet or Smartphone.

Recognition & Accreditation

This course is internationally recognized and accredited by the International Association of Online Training Standards (IAOTS). The courses offered by Courses For Success are unique as they are taught in a step by step process enabling students to complete them quickly and easily, so that you can obtain your qualification sooner. All students who complete the course receive a certificate of completion. Courses For Success is committed to high completion rates and therefore 100% student satisfaction.

Other Administration Skills Courses

Looking to work in the Administration field? Why not check out Courses For Success huge range of administration skills courses!

Module One - Introduction

Module Two - Basic Terminology (Part 1)

  • Balance Sheet
  • Assets
  • Liabilities
  • Equity
  • Income Statement
  • Revenue
  • Cost of Goods Sold
  • Expenses
  • Accounting Period

Module Three - Basic Terminology (Part 2)

  • Accounts Receivable
  • Accounts Payable
  • Depreciation
  • General Ledger
  • Interest
  • Inventory
  • Journals
  • Payroll
  • Trail Balance

Module Four - Accounting Methods

  • Cash Method
  • Accrual Method
  • Differences between Cash and Accrual

Module Five - Keeping Track of you Business

  • Accounts Payable
  • Account Receivable
  • The Journal
  • The General Ledger
  • Cash Management

Module Six - Understanding the Balance Sheet

  • The Accounting Equation
  • Double-Entry Accounting
  • Types of Assets
  • Types of Liabilities
  • Equity

Module Seven - Other Financial Statements

  • Income Statement
  • Cash Flow Statement
  • Capital Statement
  • Budget vs Actual

Module Eight - Payroll Accounting / Terminology

  • Gross Wages
  • Net Wages
  • Employee Tax Withholding's
  • Employer Tax Expenses
  • Salary Deferrals
  • Employee Payroll
  • Employee Benefits
  • Tracking Accrued Leave
  • Government Payroll Returns / Reports

Module Nine - End of Period Procedures

  • Depreciating your Assets
  • Reconciling Cash
  • Reconciling Investments
  • Working with the Trial Balance
  • Bad Debt
  • Posting Adjustments and Corrections

Module Ten - Financial Planning, Budgeting and Control

  • Reasons for Budgeting
  • Creating a Budget
  • Comparing Budget to Actual Expenses

Module Eleven - Auditing

  • What is an Audit?
  • When and Why would you Audit?
  • Internal
  • External

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up

 

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

(653)
Average rating 4 out of 5 stars
5 star
47%
4 star
33%
3 star
14%
2 star
4%
1 star
1%

16 July 2019 03:43:21 PM

Great and easy

16 July 2019 03:42:52 PM

Great and easy

9 July 2019 10:50:05 AM

It was a good short course which helped me understand bookkeeping a bit better.

7 July 2019 10:44:44 PM

Great course for the basics of accounting, and written in a way which makes it easy to understand.

5 July 2019 11:30:14 PM

Excellent and informative course

3 July 2019 06:13:41 PM

Although I am quite familiar with all Bookkeeping and Financial aspects of a business, this course was a really great refresher!

24 June 2019 09:56:02 PM

It's so interesting to study this course online, I didn't felt so difficult the way it's laid out and I wish to continge with my studies.

22 June 2019 01:22:34 PM

Looking fwd to getting my Basic Bookkeeping Certificate and moving fwd to the next course
Thank you

18 June 2019 07:27:42 PM

Very informative course

14 June 2019 10:25:19 PM

Many thanks for this course, I did learn a lot!!!

10 June 2019 11:01:54 AM

This course gave me a good basic understanding of book keeping , which I am sure will help me to expand my knowledge in future.

5 June 2019 10:38:18 PM

The best and detailed online course. I would recommend people without accounting knowledge to take it. Very informative and educative.

5 June 2019 10:36:48 PM

The best and detailed online course. I would recommend people without accounting knowledge to take it. Very informative and educative.

4 June 2019 01:41:03 AM

Very knowledgeable

28 May 2019 02:20:45 AM

great

27 May 2019 01:47:39 PM

very easy and straightforward

26 May 2019 08:19:02 PM

So I didn't know what to expect when I registered for this course but it was very informative. I can definitely use the knowledge gained in this course in my daily tasks and duties.

19 May 2019 03:25:36 AM

was nice

18 May 2019 05:26:14 PM

Enjoyed learning about basic bookkeeping

16 May 2019 02:14:15 PM

I found the course fairly easy to follow. I would have liked however to be shown what the correct answers are if I got them wrong

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Course Summary

Course ID No.: 020BASBKKP
Delivery Mode: Online
Course Access: Unlimited lifetime
Time required: Study at your own pace
Course Duration: 6-8 Hours
Qualification: Certificate

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