Finance and Accounting Level 1 & 2

CPD Accredited Finance and Accounting Level 1 & 2 Course | Full Tutor Support | Instant Result | 1-Year Access

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Offer ends 20 July 2020
Study method
Online, self-paced
1 Hour
Access to content
12 Months
No formal qualification
2 CPD hours / points
Additional info
  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
  • Tutor is available to students

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The Finance and Accounting Level 1 & 2 course is designed to provide learners with an in-depth understanding of the financial sector and accounting procedures, ideal for aspiring accountants, bookkeepers and small business owners. It covers the essentials of managing financial accounts, from how to prepare an income statement to managing expenses, assets and liabilities.

What is the difference between accounts receivable and accounts payable? How do you read a balance sheet? All these questions and more will be answered in this introductory online training course. You will also familiarise with industry accounting terms and everyday financial sector jargon, developing the specialist skills required for effective financial management.

Highlights of the Finance and Accounting Level 1 & 2:

  • Deepen your understanding of the financial sector and the role of an accountant
  • Understand what should be included in the balance sheet and what it is used for
  • Identify the types of trial balances and learn how to prepare one for accounting
  • Know how to prepare an income statement and what should be included in it
  • Learn about the difference between expenses, assets and liabilities
  • Get to grips with common accounting terms and financial sector jargon
  • Fast track your career with an accredited qualification to add credentials to your CV
  • Understand accounts receivable and accounts payable, and how to handle them


2 CPD hours / points
Accredited by CPD Accreditation Group

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Course Curriculum

We’ve taken this comprehensive Finance and Accounting Level 1 & 2 Course and broken it down into 23 manageable units which we believe will assist you to easily grasp each concept – from the fundamental to the most advanced aspects of this skills. It really is a sure pathway to success.

This course is designed with the following modules:

Module : 01

  • Chris Moore – Accounting for Beginners Promo
  • Chris Moore – 1. Introduction
  • Chris Moore – 2. First Transactions
  • Chris Moore – 3. T Accounts introduction
  • Chris Moore – 4. T-Accounts conclusion
  • Chris Moore – 5. Trial Balance
  • Chris Moore – 6. Income Statement
  • Chris Moore – 7. Balance Sheet

Module : 02

  • Chris Moore – 8. Balance Sheet Variations
  • Chris Moore – 9. Accounts in practise
  • Chris Moore – 10. Balance Sheets what are they
  • Chris Moore – 11. Balance Sheet Level 2
  • Chris Moore – 12. Income Statement Introduction
  • Chris Moore – 13. Are they Expenses, or Assets
  • Chris Moore – 14. Accounting Jargon

Module : 03

  • Chris Moore – 15. Accruals Accounting is Fundemental
  • Chris Moore – 16. Trial Balance 3 days ago More
  • Chris Moore – 17. Fixed Assets and how it is shown in the Income Statement
  • Chris Moore – 18. Stock movements and how this affects the financials
  • Chris Moore – 19. Accounts Receivable
  • Chris Moore – 20. How to calculate the Return on Capital Employed
  • Chris Moore – 21. Transfer Pricing – International Rules

How is the course assessed?

To successfully complete the 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.

Will I receive a certificate of completion?

Upon successful completion, you will qualify for the UK and internationally-recognised professional qualification and you can choose to make your achievement formal by obtaining your PDF Certificate at a cost of £9 and Hardcopy Certificate for £15.

Who is this course for?

This course is ideal for anyone looking to start a career in the financial sector, particularly aspiring accountants and financial advisors. This is an entry-level training program, ideal for those just starting out in their career and small business owners. To provide you with ease of access, this course is designed for both part-time and full-time students. You can become accredited in just 20/30 hours, with the freedom to study at your own pace.


The Finance and Accounting Level 1 & 2 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.

Career path

On successful completion, you will receive a recognised certificate of achievement, which you can use to add credentials to your CV and fast track your career in the following professions:

  • Chartered Accountant (average annual salary of £30,000 in the UK)
  • Bookkeeper (average annual salary of £27,000 in the UK)
  • Financial Advisor (average annual salary of £66,133 in the UK)

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What does study method mean?

Study method describes the format in which the course will be delivered. At courses are delivered in a number of ways, including online courses, where the course content can be accessed online remotely, and classroom courses, where courses are delivered in person at a classroom venue.

What are CPD hours/points?

CPD stands for Continuing Professional Development. If you work in certain professions or for certain companies, your employer may require you to complete a number of CPD hours or points, per year. You can find a range of CPD courses on, many of which can be completed online.

What is a ‘regulated qualification’?

A regulated qualification is delivered by a learning institution which is regulated by a government body. In England, the government body which regulates courses is Ofqual. Ofqual regulated qualifications sit on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF), which can help students understand how different qualifications in different fields compare to each other. The framework also helps students to understand what qualifications they need to progress towards a higher learning goal, such as a university degree or equivalent higher education award.

What is an ‘endorsed’ course?

An endorsed course is a skills based course which has been checked over and approved by an independent awarding body. Endorsed courses are not regulated so do not result in a qualification - however, the student can usually purchase a certificate showing the awarding body’s logo if they wish. Certain awarding bodies - such as ABC Awards and TQUK - have developed endorsement schemes as a way to help students select the best skills based courses for them.


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