Accountancy Certificate Level 1 with study materials, tutor support

Brentwood Open learning College


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Offer ends 03 September 2019
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Online, self-paced
60 Hours
Level 1 Award Accountancy (Certificate of Achievement)
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Accountancy Basics Certificate Level 1 - Award Endorsed Certificate of Achievement - Accounting Basics Certificate, interested in starting a rewarding new career in Accounting and Account Management? Study from home in your own time and at your own pace for an endorsed Accountancy Level 1 Award! This exclusive Accountancy Level 1 Course has been designed for newcomers to accountancy and finance, providing an insightful introduction to this dynamic specialism. This Level 1 Accounting and Finance Course could be the start of an incredible career.

Across both public and private sectors alike, accurate accountancy is of universal importance. Irrespective of the size, type or nature of the business, accounts and finances need to be flawlessly managed. Even if the business in question is a non-profit organization, consistent accountancy and financial management are mandatory. Just as quality accountancy can directly contribute to stronger financial performance, substandard accountancy can cause even the largest organisations to fail. Which is why, those who develop advanced accountancy skills are considered to be assets of priceless value by employers and business owners worldwide.

This foundation-level course in Accounting and Financeis designed to lay the groundwork upon which to begin building a rewarding career in accountancy. Whether looking to continue studying at a more advanced level, pursue an entry-level accountancy position or further an existing career, this endorsed course could make all the difference.

With the commitment of your own personally-assigned tutor and the Brentwood Open Learning College support team, the accountancy career of your dreams could be right at your fingertips!


Level 1 Award Accountancy (Certificate of Achievement)
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If you have a knack for numbers and thrive on every challenge that comes your way, we’ll take care of the rest! Accountancy. This exclusive Level 1 course Accounting introduces all key aspects of this fascinating subject. Explore profit and loss accounts, budgeting and so much more besides. Take the first important steps towards the career you know you’re capable of, with this inspiring Accounting and Account Management!

Accountancy - Course Benefits

When studying for a Level 1 Certificate in Accounting and Finance with Brentwood Open Learning College, every candidate enjoys the following benefits:

  1. Provision of all essential course materials and lecture notes, along with case studies, practical exercises and key supporting documentation.
  2. 24/7 access to our exclusive digital learning platform and convenient online assessments at the end of each unit.
  3. The dedicated support of an experienced, qualified and professional tutor for ongoing assistance while completing your course.
  4. Complete access to recommend reference books, study aids and more via our extensive e-library.
  5. The opportunity to earn a endorsed certificate from a respected and recognised awarding organization.

Accountancy - Course Objectives

This exclusive Accountancy Online Course has been designed for ambitious candidates looking to lay a strong foundation for further studies, or to begin working towards a career in accountancy. Suitable for newcomers and existing members of the workforce alike, business owners and entrepreneurs could also benefit from professional-quality accountancy skills. By studying the key duties and responsibilities of working accountants, candidates are primed and readied to begin writing their own success stories.

Over the course of four insightful modules, learners are gradually introduced to the mechanics of corporate accountancy, along with an exploration of the importance and potential value of proactive financial management. A series of key financial reports are investigated in-depth, along with a variety of financial analysis tools and the different types of accountancy. Business budgeting is also introduced and explored from a contemporary corporate perspective.

Key skills, talents and knowledge picked up along the way include:

  • Detailed knowledge of the contemporary accountancy profession
  • Understanding of key accountancy concepts and standards
  • Familiarity with basic accountancy journals and documents
  • The confidence to pursue a career in accountancy

Accountancy - Course Outline

This introductory Level 1 Award Accountancy Certificate is delivered over the course of four insightful modules - each concluding with an online assessment to verify your acquired knowledge and competencies. Your assigned tutor will provide you with comprehensive support at all times, in order to assist with your successful completion of each unit.

Module 1 – Introduction to Accounting

This module covers the following key topics:

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Accounting
  • Objectives of Accounting
  • Scope of Accounting
  • Functions of Accounting
  • Advantages of Accounting
  • Limitations of Accounting
  • Evolution of Modern Accounting
  • Branches of Accounting
  • Modern View of Accounting
  • Accounting Cycle
  • Plus more

Module 2 – Tools for Financial Analysis

This module covers the following key topics:

  • Introduction to Financial Management
  • Categories of Financial Management
  • Scope of Financial Management
  • Finance Functions
  • Finance and Accounting
  • Plus more

Who is this course for?


Our popular Level 1 Accountancy Course is suitable for anyone looking to improve their personal competencies and career prospects with a endorsed distance learning program. Whether interested in advancing a current career or exploring an entirely new discipline for the first time, targeted studies could make all the difference. Existing accountants interested in boosting their professional profiles could also benefit from this course, as could entrepreneurs and business owners at all levels.

Brentwood Open Learning College takes enormous pride in offering the most dynamic, accessible and affordable alternative to traditional classroom education. Our entire course catalogue is open to ambitious learners on a global basis, with no deadlines or time restrictions to worry about. All course materials, assignments and assessments are delivered via our innovative 24/7 digital learning platform, alongside committed support from our team of professional tutors. Whatever it takes to help you reach your full potential starting today, Brentwood Open Learning College is here to help!



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Endorsed Certificate of Achievement

At the end of the course, learner can claim an endorsed certificate by paying £45 accreditation fee.There are £9 postal charges for the UK students and £15 for the non UK students.

Certificate of Completion from BOLC

Certificate of Completion from BOLC (soft copy) can be claimed for £10. If you need hard copy of this certificate you will pay £25 + postal charges (£9 for UK students, £15 for outside UK)

Career path


Upon successful completion of our Level 1 Accountancy Course, candidates may choose to pursue an extensive range of careers including:

  • Accountant
  • Accounting Clerk
  • Accounting Clerk Leader

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