Course Information

IAB Level 1 Award in Computerised Bookkeeping


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This Award acts as an introduction to the basics of using commercially available accounting software to set up a computerised accounting system, process business transactions and produce reports The Level 1 Award in Computerised Bookkeeping qualification is specifically aimed at learners who wish to begin their studies of computerised accounting and gain entry to a Level 1 qualification within the regulated qualification framework. The qualification has been designed to appeal to individuals within the following groups: Learners starting their studies in the subject of computerised accounting from a point of no previous knowledge or experience. Learners employed at a junior level with some limited basic accounting knowledge and skills who want to formalise their competence by gaining a recognised accredited qualification in computerised bookkeeping. Learners returning to study and/or work after a study or career break. Learners considering a change in career. Learners considering a career as a self-employed practitioner. Owners of small businesses wanting an introduction to the function of computerised accounting so that they can personally keep computerised records for their business.

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Course Content

Set up a computerised accounting system and process data – Y/508/5849 • Set up a computerised accounting system • Process credit based transactions • Process cash sales and sundry income • Process receipts from credit customers • Process payments to credit suppliers • Process payments through the bank current account • Process petty cash transactions • Reconcile the balance on the bank current account • Generate reports

Assessment Method

The qualification is made up of: 1 – Online Knowledge Test 1 – Online Assignment

Progression Opportunities

Level 2 Computerised Accounts

Entry Requirements