Basic Book Keeping & Accounting

Fundamentals of Accounting [$400] 38 hours

The primary goal of this course is to learn the basics of financial accounting in order to understand and use financial statements and related information effectively in decision making. These skills are essential as a business owner, a marketing specialist, or a financial planner, or some other business role. A participant who successfully completes the course will have reliably demonstrated the ability to:

     – Analyze a given transaction or situation and identify the associated accounting problems
     – Discuss alternative accounting treatments and select the most appropriate accounting treatment
     – Measure a transaction or situation and prepare the indicated journal entry
     – Determine the relevant financial statement presentation and/or disclosure
     – Prepare financial statements in accordance with generally accepted accounting principle, and
     –  Analyze and interpret financial statements and other financial information


Computerized Accounting [$550] 38 hours

In this introductory QuickBooks online training to using QuickBooks correctly from the beginning. Enter your sales income from Customers, specific to your business’s daily workflow. Track your company’s Expenses. Run reports to understand your business’s growth. You’ll also learn all the most common errors people make, so that you don’t make them, too.

NOTE: the participant must have a general understanding of manual bookkeeping and accounting

     – Introduction to QuickBooks Online and Getting Started
     – Adding Company Information and Software Defaults
     – Software Settings and Defaults Continued
     – Adding Customer Accounts
     – Viewing and Editing Customer Accounts
     – Raising Customer Invoices
     – Raising Credit Notes
     – Creating Customer Statements
     – Adding Suppliers
     – Viewing and Editing Supplier Accounts
     – Adding Supplier Invoices (Purchase Invoices)