Course in Bookkeeping

General

Program Description

Employment opportunities are plenty for people with bookkeeping skills. If you have a penchant for keeping things organized and can crunch numbers fairly, ICI can help you become qualified to grab those opportunities. Our bookkeeping program is designed by carefully considering government and bookkeeping industry standards. It is developed with professional bookkeepers and taught in a practical and easy to understand approach.

Course Outline

The course trains you vital bookkeeping tasks such as:

  • Preparing financial statements
  • Maintaining asset and inventory records
  • Developing and implementing policies and practices relevant to bookkeeping activities
  • Establishing and maintaining a cash accounting system
  • Establishing and maintaining an accrual accounting system
  • Carrying out business activity and installment activity statement tasks
  • Communicating in the workplace
  • Using technology in the workplace
  • Applying principle of professional practice to work in the financial services industry
  • Introduction to bookkeeping and bookkeeping principles

Career Prospects

Bookkeepers can look forward to a bright future as they are in demand in every business and industry. They also enjoy flexibility in employment as they have the option to be a professional contract bookkeeper or a permanently paid bookkeeper under these circumstances:

  • Employed by a tax agent or public accountant
  • Employed by a bookkeeping company or franchise
  • Employed by an enterprise
  • Self-employed with own bookkeeping business

The law requires businesses of any scale to ‘keep books’ of their financial transactions. Hence, qualified bookkeepers will not run out of opportunities to earn. Aside from becoming bookkeepers, our graduates can apply as collections officers, accounts assistants, and payroll clerks.

Last updated November 2017

About the School

The International Career Institute (ICI) is a leader in distance education with some of the most diverse course offerings available to students. It is part of a network of affiliated colleges establis ... Read More

The International Career Institute (ICI) is a leader in distance education with some of the most diverse course offerings available to students. It is part of a network of affiliated colleges established in 1978 which together educate tens of thousands of students yearly worldwide. Read less