SAGE 50 Accountancy Level 2



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£19 inc VAT (was £49)
Offer ends 06 January 2020
Study method
Online, self-paced
5 Hours
No formal qualification
Additional info
  • Tutor is available to students
  • Certificate of completion available and is included in the price

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Does your job require you to learn Sage? Are you likely to be using it soon? This course offers a practical, assignment-based path into becoming familiar with and proficient in using the software. Through a series of tasks and demonstrations, you will learn the core functionality. Find out how to set up a Sage system from scratch, enter opening balances, post bills and credit notes and handle invoices.

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Course Highlights

  • 43 lectures and 2 hours of video instruction
  • Understand the core Sage functionality
  • Learn how to enter opening balances, add new customer and supplier details
  • Become proficient in the Sage software
  • Based on Level 2 Certification course and delivered at Level 2 standard

Instructor Bio

Entrepreneur and Serial Author Lisa Newton has a first class honours degree in Accounting With Marketing. Her course content is simple to follow, and will give you the tools you need to work with Sage in just a few hours of study.

Get your books in order, and balance your accounts in a streamlined way.

Course Curriculum

Getting Prepared - Access the software and course materials

  • Intro
  • Say hi and tell your fellow students why you're taking this course
  • Share your new course with your friends!
  • Intro to the course and the tutor
  • Course Handbook

Getting Started

  • Creating A New Company File

Setting Up The System

  • Enter opening balances
  • Opening Trial Balance
  • Reverse Opening Balances - accruals and prepayments
  • Report Journals

Nominal Ledger

  • Amend the Nominal Ledger
  • Report listing the nominal ledgers


  • Enter customers
  • Reporting Customer Information


  • Entering Suppliers
  • Supplier Information Report

Sales Ledger

  • Enter invoices - part 1 (as a batch)
  • Enter invoices - part 2
  • Post Sales Credit Notes
  • Report showing Customer Activity
  • Aged Debtors

Purchases Ledger

  • Post Supplier Invoices
  • Credit Notes Suppliers
  • Supplier Activity Report
  • Aged Creditors Information

Sundry Payments

  • Post Cheques
  • Report showing supplier payments

Sundry Receipts

  • Receipts from customers
  • Report showing customer receipts

Petty Cash

  • Post Petty Cash Transactions
  • Report showing bank to petty cash
  • Post Cash Payments
  • Report on Cash Payments
  • Post Sundry Payments
  • Report Bank Payments

VAT - Value Added Tax

  • VAT Return

Bank Reconciliation

  • Reconcile The Bank
  • Unreconciled transactions


  • Post the Wages Journal
  • Report - Wages Journal


  • Posting Journal adjustments
  • Profit & Loss
  • Balance Sheet
  • Trial Balance


  • How it all fits together
  • Concluding lecture

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- Students enjoy 24/7 access to their courses

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- Students get lifetime access to their courses so they can work at their own pace

- On completion, students receive a course certificate from a recognised educational institution

- Become a part of a global learning community where you can talk with teachers and students about the course

Who is this course for?

  • Bookkeeper and Accountants who will be need to use it for their work
  • By the end you’ll be able to run the accounts for a small business!


No prior experience needed

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Nessa asked:

Can I do this course using a MacBook or does it require a windows based computer?


Hi Nessa This course can be completed on any internet-connected device.

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Katarzyna asked:

Hi, I'd like to ask you if I would have access to actual software while taking a course?


Hello Katarzyna, You will be able to download a 30 day free trial of SAGE 50 for this course to use while completing this course. I hope that helps! Kind Regards, Travis

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Ionela asked:

Hi! Can you tell me, please, if You provides any certificat when we finish the class? Thanks!


Yes, all our courses come with certificates of completion

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Ewelina asked:

Hi there, I have purchased your course but there is no link for the online version for free trial can you please provide me with a link to for sage 50


Hi Ewelina, Thanks for getting in touch. You have also contacted our CS team directly, who will be in touch.

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Brittd90 asked:

Hi do you provide the sage download and what version of 50 is it.


Hi there You will need to download Sage directly from the provider. You should be able to get a free trial from the website.

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kate asked:

Which version should i be downloading? The one i downloaded is different to the course video.


Hi Kate, Many thanks for your message. You will need Desktop Version 9 to complete the course. Hope this helps.

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Ida Cleland asked:

Do you have to sit a formal examination offline for this course ? Or are the tests online activity based ?


HI there, Thanks for getting in touch. There is no examination office for this course, the course is entirely online & therefore you can complete it from the comfort of your home. I hope this helps, Travis

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Valerie asked:

Is the course taught on line?


Hi Valerie, Thanks for getting in touch and for your interest in OfCourse! All of our courses are delivered online via video lectures, handouts and interactive assessments and can be viewed on any device. You would also have unlimited lifetime access to the content, so you can go at your own pace and refer back to the course when needed. You can also ask questions and start discussions in the forum, with both the teacher and fellow students. Hope this helps! Travis

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