Welcome to the world of modern bookkeeping, where you as a Learner, get to learn bookkeeping principles both manually and computerised. You get to use cutting-edge Sage Business Cloud software as part of the computerised part of your course. This means you can study 24/7 at times that suit you.
Get ready to embark on this exhilarating journey that will transform your understanding and importance of accurate bookkeeping. In this course, you will dive headfirst into the powerful features and functionalities of Sage Business Cloud, the leading cloud-based accounting software trusted by businesses worldwide. Whether you're an aspiring bookkeeper or a seasoned professional seeking to upskill, this course will equip you with the knowledge and expertise to navigate the digital landscape with confidence and finesse. You will learn how to effortlessly manage financial transactions, track expenses, and maintain accurate records, all within the intuitive and user-friendly interface of Sage Business Cloud.
Our expert Tutors, armed with extensive industry experience, will guide you through practical examples and hands-on exercises, ensuring that you gain the practical skills necessary to thrive in today's fast-paced business environment. From setting up your company profile to reconciling accounts and generating comprehensive reports, you'll master the entire bookkeeping workflow using Sage Business Cloud.
For certification purposes, on successful completion of this course, you will be able to: Explain the key terminology associated with the recording and maintenance of bookkeeping records, using manual and computerised systems, outline the advantages and disadvantages of a computerised system over a manual one for record keeping purposes, complete the books of first entry with appropriate VAT and departmental analysis from the information contained in a range of source documents to include; invoices, credit notes, bank records, petty cash vouchers, post the information from the daybooks to the appropriate accounts in the ledgers, extract a trial balance at the end of an accounting period, prepare a Bank Reconciliation Statement from data supplied, prepare the end-of-period VAT Return in accordance with the requirements of the Revenue Commissioners, process all tasks as per the manual ones using an accounts package, comparing manual and computerised results, process all tasks as per the manual ones using an accounts package, comparing manual and computerised results, analyse tasks completed making appropriate corrections to any errors.
This course is a Blended course which means you attend scheduled 'Live' Tutor Online Tutor-led classes and you have access to the Lir eLearning Hub for self-directed study during the week. This course is designed to allow you contact your Online Tutor, for face-to-face online sessions or phone contact, if you have questions or need support. Your Tutor is a valuable resource person, and someone who can provide you with personal teaching assistance when you need it to help you succeed on this course.
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So, are you ready to embark on this thrilling bookkeeping adventure? Get ready to unlock the full potential of gaining a recognised QQI certification on successful completion of this course. Use recognised booking software - using Sage Business Cloud. Join us at Lir on this exciting journey and with the right mindset, ambition and dedication, this will set you on your journey to becoming a bookkeeping powerhouse!