Bookkeeper Training Course - CPD Accredited

CPD Accredited Bookkeeper Training Course | Full Tutor Support | Instant Result | No hidden fees

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Offer ends 22 August 2019
Study method
Online, self-paced
10 CPD points / hours
Additional info
  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
  • Tutor is available to students

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Whether you are intrigued in becoming a professional bookkeeping clerk/bookkeeper or gaining knowledge to manage your company's financial transactions, prepare statements, and check transaction records for accuracy, then this Bookkeeper Training Course will be utterly perfect for you!

This Bookkeeper Training Course covers everything that you need to know from using specialised accounting software, preparing spreadsheets, and databases to posting financial transactions into the suitable computer software, entering costs (debits) and income (credits) to appropriate accounts. You will also learn to produce reports like balance sheets, income statements, and perform further responsibilities, such as payroll, prepare invoices, billing, purchasing, and be able to track the overdue bills or payments.

On completion, you will be able to ensure that your account data are perfect and accurate, and prepare financial documents according to a conventional style.

Highlights of the Bookkeeper Training Course:

  • Develop firm knowledge or refresher in Finance and Bookkeeping.
  • Gain a strong knowledge of starting a new company file.
  • Learn to set up nominal accounts, enter opening balances, reverse-opening balances, and report journal.
  • Learn to amend the nominal ledger, and report listing the nominal ledgers.
  • Develop your understanding of reporting on customer contact information.
  • Discover a range of topics explaining suppliers, sales ledger, purchases ledger and sundry payments and receipts.
  • Develop a precise understanding of Xero Accounting.
  • Get a deeper understanding of handling petty cash, VAT, and bank reconciliation.
  • Learn the accurate ways of managing payroll or wages.
  • Gain sufficient knowledge and skills to work flawlessly within the industry.

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Why Choose this Bookkeeper Training Course:

  • This best ever Bookkeeper Training Course is suitable for anyone interested in working in this sector or who simply wants to learn more about the topic. If you’re an individual looking to excel within this field then Bookkeeper Training Course is for you.
  • We’ve taken this comprehensive Bookkeeper Training Course and broken it down into several manageable modules which we believe will assist you to easily grasp each concept – from the fundamental to the most advanced aspects of the Bookkeeper Training Course. It really is a sure pathway to success.
  • All our courses offer 12 months access and are designed to be studied at your own pace so you can take as much or as little time as you need to complete and gain the qualification.
  • We pride ourselves on having friendly and experienced instructors who provide full weekday support and are ready to help with any of your queries. So, if you need help, just drop them an email and await a speedy response.

Course Design

This Bookkeeper Training Course is designed with the following modules:

Bookkeeper Training Course

***Bookkeeper Training***


Getting prepared - access the software and course materials

  • The structure of the course – first things first!
  • Set up free trial

Getting started

  • Starting A New Company File

Setting up the system

  • Set up nominal accounts
  • Enter opening balances
  • Reverse opening balances – accruals and prepayments
  • Report Journal

Nominal ledger

  • Amend The Nominal Ledger
  • Report listing the nominal ledgers


  • Enter customers
  • Report on customer contact information


  • Enter Suppliers
  • Supplier Contact List

Sales ledger

  • Enter Invoices
  • Invoice Entering
  • Invoice batch
  • Post Sales Credit Notes
  • Report showing Customer Activity
  • Aged Debtors

Purchases ledger

  • Post Supplier Invoices
  • Entering a Batch of Supplier Bills
  • Credit Notes Suppliers
  • Reclassify Supplier Bills – Flash Bulbs Purchased
  • Supplier Account Activity Report

Sundry payments

  • Post Cheques
  • Reports showing supplier payments

Sundry receipts

  • Receipts from customers
  • The report showing customer receipts

Petty cash

  • Post-Petty Cash Transactions and Report
  • Post cash payments to ledgers
  • Enter petty cash items
  • Report on Petty Cash Payments Proper
  • Post Sundry Payments
  • Report Bank Payments

VAT - Value Added Tax

  • VAT Return

Bank reconciliation

  • Reconcile The Bank

Payroll / Wages

  • Post the Wages Journal


  • Posting Journal adjustments
  • Run a report on the PnL and Balance Sheet
  • Month-end adjustments
  • Month-end reports


  • Task - Clearing the accounts
  • Task – Customer report

Additional Resources

  • Course Paper
  • Further Reading – QuickBooks Online 2014 The Handbook

**Xero Accounting**

Getting Prepared - Access the software and course materials

  • Introduction To The Course And Your Tutor
  • Activating Your Free Trial With Xero

Getting started

  • Signing Up For The Free Trial
  • Create The Organisation
  • The Fictitious Scenario

Setting up the system

  • Add Bank Accounts To The System
  • Enter Opening Balances
  • Opening Trial Balance

Nominal ledger

  • Amend The Nominal Ledger
  • Chart Of Accounts Report

Customers & Suppliers

  • Enter customers
  • Reporting Customer And Supplier Information

Sales ledger

  • Enter Invoices
  • Invoicing tips – adding logo, repeat billing
  • Entering Invoices 6574 to 6610
  • Post Credit Notes
  • Report Showing Customer Activity
  • Aged Debtors


  • Post supplier invoices
  • Enter suppliers invoices 6028 onwards
  • Enter More Supplier Invoices No 4308 Onwards
  • Credit Notes Suppliers
  • Supplier Activity Report
  • Aged Creditors Info
  • Receipts from Customers
  • Apply Customer Credit Notes

Purchases ledger

  • Post Supplier Cheques
  • Apply Supplier Credit Notes
  • Print List Of Bank Receipts And Payments

Sundry payments

  • Post Sundry Payments
  • Make a credit card payment

Sundry payments

  • Post Sundry Payments
  • Make a credit card payment

Petty Cash

  • Add Petty Cash Transactions – Week 1
  • Add Petty Cash Transactions – Week 2
  • Add Petty Cash Transactions – Week 3
  • Add Petty Cash Transactions – Week 4
  • Imprest System on Petty Cash
  • Print a Copy of Petty Cash Receipts and Payments

Bad Debt

  • Writing Off A Bad Debt – Print Customer Statement
  • Write Off A Bad Debt

Credit Card

  • Reconcile The Credit Card Statement

Bank Reconciliation

  • Bank Statement As A CSV File
  • Bank Statement Closing Balances
  • Reconcile The Petty Cash

Payroll / Wages

  • Wages And Salaries
  • Post the Wages Journal
  • Report Wages Journal
  • Payday
  • Pay The Two Staff

VAT - Value Added Tax

  • Depreciation
  • VAT Return


  • Month End Reports PnL, BS, TB

Payroll unit

  • Using Payroll
  • Setting Up Employees
  • Running Payroll – An Example


  • Recap And Next Steps
  • What happens next

How is the Bookkeeper Training Course assessed?

To successfully complete the Bookkeeper Training Course you must pass an automated, multiple-choice assessment. The assessment is delivered through our online learning platform. You will receive the results of your assessment immediately upon completion.

While I receive a certificate of completion?

Upon successful completion of the Bookkeeper Training Course, you will qualify for the UK and internationally-recognised professional qualification and you can choose to make your achievement formal by obtaining your Certificate at an additional cost.

Who is this course for?

Whether you’re an existing practitioner or aspiring professional, this Bookkeeper Training Course will enhance your expertise and boost your CV with key skills and an accredited qualification attesting to your knowledge.

The Bookkeeper Training Course is open to all, with no formal entry requirements. All you need is a passion for learning, a good understanding of the English language, numeracy and IT, and to be over the age of 16.


This Bookkeeper Training Course is compatible with all kinds of devices and the age requirement for this Bookkeeper Training Course is 16. So, basically, everyone can take this course to acquire Bookkeeper Training Course skills that are necessary.

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