Course Information

IAB Level 3 Certificate in Computerised Bookkeeping and Accounting

Sessions

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Part-Time
Campus: Cookstown
Week Starting: 14 September 2020
Day: Monday
Time: 18:30–21:00
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 30
Hours per Week: 3
Total Hours: 75
Fee: 191
Reduced Fee: £141.00
Places Available: 14
Course Coordinator: Elish.McKenna@swc.ac.uk

Description

Introduces the learner to the more advanced processing skills required to make accounting adjustments and prepare financial statements and prepare management reports for a sole trader or partnership to using a computerised accounting system The Level 3 Certificate in Computerised Bookkeeping and Accounting qualification is primarily designed to appeal to learners who already have a good working knowledge of the software, and wish to further their studies of computerised bookkeeping within a working business environment gaining a qualification at Level 3 of the regulated qualification framework, either from a point of no previous knowledge, or having already achieved the IAB Level 2 Award in Computerised Bookkeeping. The qualification will also appeal to those learners who already have good practical knowledge and skills and wish to gain an accredited qualification in the subject. Owners of small businesses may also find the qualification useful as it gives coverage of the wide range of tasks that can be carried out using commercially available accounting software suitable for maintaining accounts for a small business.

Additional Information

Candidates should have already achieved the IAB Level 2 Award in Computerised Bookkeeping.

Course Content

Use a computerised accounting package – D/508/6629 • Set up a computerised accounting system • Enter business transactions • Prepare and post journal entries • Account for a stock valuation • Account for fixed assets • Account for prepayments and accruals • Account for bad and doubtful debts • Make end of period adjustments • Amend the chart of accounts and generate reports

Assessment Method

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

Progression Opportunities

Level 4 Certificate in Computerised Bookkeeping and Accounting

Entry Requirements

None