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Self-paced eLearning course includes 6-months access to online content, all eBooks, supplemental content, and related course materials, as applicable

Tuition: $1,699

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Contact: Call (434) 973-1945 for more information

PROFESSONAL BOOKKEEPING WITH QUICKBOOKS ONLINE

THE PROFESSIONAL BOOKKEEPING WITH QUICKBOOKS PROFESSION

Keeping accurate accounting and financial records is essential to the success of any small business. As such, the Bookkeeper for any particular business plays one of the most important roles in the company working very closely with management in the day-to-day operation of the business. Bookkeepers that have a full understanding of the most widely-used accounting application for small businesses – QuickBooks – have a significant role to play in any business as their records underpin the files provided to any associated accounting professionals working on behalf of the business. The demand for professionals with bookkeeping skills is estimated to grow 14% through 2020. Combined with QuickBooks skills, individuals who have all of these skills will be in high demand for years to come. For more information, click here.

THE PROFESSIONAL BOOKKEEPING WITH QUICKBOOKS PROGRAM

The Professional Bookkeeper with QuickBooks® program from CATEC takes students through the ins and outs of day-to-day office functions as well as the essential knowledge of bookkeeping and overall record keeping relative to successful small business operations. Additionally, this course takes students through all accounting principles and bookkeeping necessities so that they can not only keep accurate books, but understand why and how these records are kept, as well as how these processes and procedures might be improved. A full study of QuickBooks® will ensure that students can operate successfully within the most-widely used accounting software application. 

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Students should have or be pursuing a high school diploma or GED.  

  • National certification is available for students who complete this course including National Workforce Career Association (NWCA) Accounting Professional and/or Intuit QuickBooks Certified User certification

DETAILED COURSE TOPICS COVERED

  • Define terms related to business accounting 

  • Apply accounting concepts and principles 

  • Prepare financial statements 

  • Analyze financial statements for decision making 

  • Evaluate internal controls 

  • Account for partnership transactions 

  • Differentiate international financial reporting standards from generally accepted accounting principles 

  • Define terms related to business accounting 

  • Apply a working knowledge of accounting concepts and principles 

  • Demonstrate the ability to prepare and understand corporate financial statements 

  • Analyze financial statements using various ratios and tools 

  • Describe long-term liabilities 

  • Examine concepts related to managerial accounting 

  • Examine how managers use financial information to guide important decisions 

  • Apply concepts related to managerial accounting 

  • Prepare and analyze various types of budgets 

  • Differentiate international financial reporting standards from generally accepted accounting principles 

  • Demonstrate navigation of the QuickBooks® interface 

  • Create company data files using QuickBooks® 

  • Create lists in QuickBooks® 

  • Analyze accounting transactions 

  • Explain how to prepare company financial reports 

  • Process payroll transactions 

  • Analyze cash accounts 

  • Perform maintenance to protect QuickBooks® data files 

  • Explain how to record business transactions in the QuickBooks® centers 

EACH COURSE INCLUDES

  • 24/7 instructor support and course mentoring 

  • Student and instructor collaboration 

  • Engaging labs, student exercises, course videos and animated simulations 

  • Student pre and post assessments and online performance tracking 

  • National and state certification opportunities 

  • A secure Student Portal which includes: career guidance, resume writing and other career resources 

HOW TO ENROLL

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CONTACT US

For inquiries about our Adult Education and Apprenticeship programs, contact:

  • Emily Thomas, CATEC Adult Education and Apprenticeship Office Associate/Database Administrator, by email or call (434) 973-1945

  • Shannon Tomlin, CATEC Adult Education and Apprenticeship Program Manager, by email or call (434) 973-1945