Bookkeeping (Manual & Computerised) 5N1354

Course Summary

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.

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 "I found the Bookkeeping (Manual & Computerised) Level 5 Online Course great, and the Trainer was excellent.  I will apply the skills and knowledge in work."

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 "I enjoyed the Bookkeeping L5  module.  I did the module fully online.  The resources and videos were very beneficial and Facilitator was always available.

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 "I found this course to be both practically useful and extremely educational and informative, as well as being interesting.  I enjoyed the course immensely and thought that the facilitator to be knowledgeable, professional approachable and extremely pleasant." 

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Course Fee

  • 5N1354 Bookkeeping (Manual & Computerised)
  • 250

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