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An online course is perfect for individuals who are curious about a specific field but might not be quite ready to dive right into the subject. Individual courses can help teach students about the basics of participating in a career in a specified field or even brush up on an existing skill set.

What is an online course in accountancy? This is an individual class taken from the comfort of a student’s own home and teaches them a great deal of information involved with working in the accounting field. When taking these courses, students might be required to master a variety of skills, such as learning the fundamentals of bookkeeping, using computerized bookkeeping systems, entering financial transactions into a specified format, adhering to ethical laws and principles, and learning a bit of history related to the industry.

The skills a student gains while taking these classes may benefit them outside the classroom and workplace as well. Learning how to manage finances might help to make maintaining a household budget simpler and may assist in creating an overall healthier financial situation in the long run.

Determining a definitive cost associated with taking an online course in accountancy is difficult, as it changes drastically between different countries and institutions. Therefore, doing a bit of comparing is always wise.

The world of accounting has grown astonishingly over the years, meaning those with an education in accountancy might find a wide variety of jobs awaiting them upon completion of their courses. Some of these potential positions might include bookkeeping clerk, accounting clerk, auditing clerk, accounts receivable clerk, accounting assistant, billing clerk, accounts payable clerk, and a number of other excellent, well-paying positions.

Online courses provide students who live in remote locations or who contend with busy schedules a way to get the education they want without the hassle. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Oplex Careers

This Sage 50 Accounts computerised accounting course will help learners to develop their skills in accounting using the popular computerised accounting software, from und ... [+]

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This Sage 50 Accounts computerised accounting course will help learners to develop their skills in accounting using the popular computerised accounting software, from understanding Opening Balance to produce a year-end financial statement. The course will cover a range of topics that are essential to fully understanding how to use the Sage 50 Accounts software. Whether you are currently working in a role an want to gain knowledge or you just want to add this course on your CV, you can get started instantly and start learning all the important aspects about Sage 50 Accounts.

Course Highlights Price: Only £39.00 Was £399.99 Course Type: Online Course Duration: 100 hours, recommended hours Syllabus: 15-course modules Tutor Support: Full tutor support included Exams: Yes, exam fees are included. Start learning: you can start your online learning 24/7 and study towards your goals. Fine Print Qualification: Level 1, 2 and 3 CPD Award Certificate: PDF Certificate included with course, optional Hard Copies £9.99. Access: Unlimited 24/7 access for 12 months, option to extend if needed. Compatibility: Desktop, Mac, Laptop, Tablets, Smartphone and Smart Devices ... [-]
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Oplex Careers

Whether you need to brighten up your CV, looking for a career change or just want to learn something new, the online Bookkeeping Level 2, 3 and 4 course is ideal for anyo ... [+]

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We’re offering you an online Bookkeeping Level 2, 3 and 4 training course for just £69. Whether you need to brighten up your CV, looking for a career change or just want to learn something new, the online Bookkeeping Level 2, 3 and 4 course is ideal for anyone who wants to learn in much greater details, the fundamental practices and principles of bookkeeping.

Course Highlights Price: Only £69.00 Was £899.97 Course Type: Online Course Duration: 230 hours, recommended hours Syllabus: 24-course modules Tutor Support: Full tutor support included Exams: Yes, exam fees are included. Start learning: you can start your online learning 24/7 and study towards your goals. Fine Print Qualification: Level 2,3 & 4 CPD Award Certificate: PDF Certificate included with course, optional Hard Copies £9.99 per level. Access: Unlimited 24/7 access for 12 months, option to extend if needed. Compatibility: Desktop, Mac, Laptop, Tablets, Smartphone and Smart Devices ... [-]
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E-Careers

Boost your career prospects and CV with this comprehensive package of accounting and bookkeeping courses, including essential Sage know-how. The Sage Master Package 2015 ... [+]

What are the objectives of this course?

The Sage Master Package 2015 course bundle includes Sage IAB, Sage Payroll 1 & 2 and Sage 50, as well as some Excel and bookkeeping basics. With hard work and dedication, you can earn the Sage certificate of competency, the IAB Level 2 Certificate in Computerised Accountancy for Business and the Stage 1 & 2 qualifications. This also provides eligibility to register as an Associate member of the IAB, which affords the letters AIAB after your name.

Learn how RTI, or Real Time Information, plays a vital role in the 2015 HMRC PAYE operations. Get to grips with the legislation, and stay up to date with the latest requirements. Understand how to overcome more complex areas of payroll, including the tax month end processing, and feel confident with these elements within your future job roles. Learn how to start-up your payroll with Sage 50 Payroll, including processing standard payroll runs, creating employee records and using timesheet entries. Learn how to make statutory payments, and how to link Sage 50 Payroll to other systems in use, via exporting and importing data. Understand the month end process, as well as the period end and year-end functions. Enrich your learning experience with practice data so that you can use real-time examples to hone your payroll skills. Introduce yourself to the fundamental concepts of basic accounting – a precursor, or stepping stone, if you wish to further your understanding of accounts. Gain further insight into the operations... [-]
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Master the Sage software with this Line 50, Sage 2012 and all-new Sage 2014 course package. Stay ahead of the competition in your accounting career by being competent in ... [+]

What are the objectives of this course? Work through our in-depth units of study as you progress through our engaging videos on your journey towards becoming a sought-after Sage expert. You’ll soon have all the latest knowledge at your fingertips to take control of your company’s accounting function. In Sage 2014 get the lowdown on how to use all the essential routines and elements of this programme. We’ll guide you through installation and set up a company before you move on to all you need to know about customers, from setting up to disputes to reports and much more. Our Suppliers section empowers you to take control of everything supply-related including balances, invoices, and credits. The Company – Nominal Ledger, Foreign Trader video explains everything related to your nominal activity. Boost your knowledge bank with our Bank video. In File-Edit-View Welcome Screen find out how to back up, maintain and restore data on files and more. Financials teaches you to successfully implement the audit trail and much more. Find out all you need to know about Fixed Assets before moving on to Quotations. Invoicing won’t be a chore when you get every aspect of this crucial area mastered. Our Wizards, Settings, Tools, Web links, help; Import/Export and Corrections videos will optimize your day-to-day efficiency in Sage. Finally, get up to speed on all aspects of Products and Projects. In Sage 50 Plus Sage 2012 find out all you need to know about the features that have been added or enhanced... [-]
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E-Careers

Get-Member status with the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers (ICB) with this Level 2, 3 & 4 Advanced Bookkeeping and Accounts Package. ... [+]

What are the objectives of this course?

This package has been developed to build your understanding of bookkeeping and accounting principles up to an advanced level.

Learn the fundamental principles of single and double entry bookkeeping and gain an understanding of how to apply these skills when working with a manual or computerised bookkeeping system. Learn how to set up a computerised bookkeeping system with any organisation How to correctly enter financial transactions. How to produce accurate and up to date reports. How to apply posting from books of prime entry, transfer posting from source documents to ledger accounts and how to produce an initial trial balance. The importance of adhering to a set of ethical principles. How and when it is appropriate to take action in the event of unethical behaviour in the workplace. The definition and correct application of specific terms including a business entity, going historical cost, consistent and prudence and accrual. The legal requirements and obligations involved in the process of forming a partnership. How to understand and competently demonstrate different ways of processing VAT for both EU and non-EU transactions. To understand the different types of VAT management systems including the VAT Margin Scheme. How to confidently prepare final accounts for most non-incorporated businesses. Producing a set of accounts for a limited or incorporated body using information from a set of incomplete records. Preparing and interpreting internal management accounts for incorporated businesses/companies/organisations. Preparing final accounts for a limited company for internal management purposes. Producing draft... [-]
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Get Associate status with the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers (ICB) with this Level 2 & 3 packages in Bookkeeping & Accounts. ... [+]

What are the objectives of this course?

This package has been developed to enhance your understanding of bookkeeping and accounting principles up to an intermediate level.

Learn the fundamental principles of single and double entry bookkeeping and gain an understanding of how to apply these skills when working with a manual or computerised bookkeeping system. Learn how to set up a computerised bookkeeping system with any organisation How to correctly enter financial transactions. How to produce accurate and up to date reports. How to apply posting from books of prime entry, transfer posting from source documents to ledger accounts and how to produce an initial trial balance. The importance of adhering to a set of ethical principles. How and when it is appropriate to take action in the event of unethical behaviour in the workplace. The definition and correct application of specific terms including the business entity, going historical cost, consistent and prudence and accrual. The legal requirements and obligations involved in the process of forming a partnership. How to understand and competently demonstrate different ways of processing VAT for both EU and non-EU transactions. To understand the different types of VAT management systems including the VAT Margin Scheme. How to confidently prepare final accounts for most non-incorporated businesses. Who is it intended for? ... [-]
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Get certified and show potential employers that you have the necessary skills in one of the most in-demand industries with the ICB Member Level 4 Certificate in Advanced ... [+]

What are the objectives of this course?

This course is developed to enhance and advance intermediate bookkeeping and basic accounting principles, moving students from an ICB Associate level of knowledge up to Member level. Explore and understand advanced areas of bookkeeping and accounts including:

Producing a set of accounts for a limited or incorporated body using information from an incomplete set of records Preparing and interpreting internal management accounts for incorporated businesses/companies/organisations Preparing final accounts for a limited company for internal management purposes Producing draft year-end accounts for limited companies and limited liability partnerships Adjusting the capital share of partners should there be any modifications to the partnership profit sharing ratio Interpreting financial statements by calculating and explaining ratios for profitability and liquidity ... [-]
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E-Careers

Show potential employers that you have the necessary skills in one of the most in-demand industries with the ICB Member Level 4 Certificate in Advanced Bookkeeping and Ac ... [+]

What are the objectives of this course?

This course is developed to enhance and advance intermediate bookkeeping and basic accounting principles, moving students from an ICB Associate level of knowledge up to Member level. Explore and understand advanced areas of bookkeeping and accounts including:

Producing a set of accounts for a limited or incorporated body using information from an incomplete set of records Preparing and interpreting internal management accounts for incorporated businesses/companies/organisations Preparing final accounts for a limited company for internal management purposes Producing draft year-end accounts for limited companies and limited liability partnerships Adjusting the capital share of partners should there be any modifications to the partnership profit sharing ratio Interpreting financial statements by calculating and explaining ratios for profitability and liquidity ... [-]
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Understand bookkeeping at a higher level and begin your journey into basic accounting with this ICB Associate - Level 3 Certificate in Bookkeeping and Accounts Course (BA ... [+]

What are the objectives of this course?

This course is developed to enhance and advance basic bookkeeping principles, moving students from an ICB Affiliate level of knowledge up to an Associate. The course covers:

The importance of adhering to a set of ethical principles How and when it is appropriate to take action in the event of unethical behaviour in the workplace. The definition, and correct application, of specific terms including a business entity, going historical cost, consistency and prudence and accruals. The legal requirements and obligations involved in the process of forming a partnership How to understand and competently demonstrate different ways of processing VAT for both EU and non-EU transactions To understand the different types of VAT management systems including the VAT Margin Scheme. How to confidently prepare final accounts for most non-incorporated businesses. Who is it intended for? ... [-]
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Expand your knowledge of operating and controlling a computerised accounting system by moving forward into this Higher-level course bundle. ... [+]

What are the objectives of this course?

The course comprises of two extender units that cover advanced knowledge of accounting software, including:

How to make full use the software. Cash, bank and budget control. Management and comparative reporting. VAT Returns, EC Sales and Intrastat. Tailoring reports and layouts including email. Project (job) costing. Final accounts for sole traders and partnerships including importing/exporting data, advanced credit control, accruals /prepayments and cash flow. Formation of accounts for Limited Companies, not for profit organisations, the use of foreign trader accounts (trading in different currencies) and detailed departmental budgeting and forecasting. Who is it intended for? ... [-]
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E-Careers

Discover the fundamental principles of both single and double entry bookkeeping, along with its application in both manual and a computerised system with ICB level 2 Cert ... [+]

What are the objectives of this course?

The ICB Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping course is built around three assessments and provides you with all the knowledge needed to understand basic bookkeeping theory.

Learn the fundamental principles of single and double entry bookkeeping and gain an understanding of how to apply these skills when working with a manual or computerised bookkeeping system. Learn how to set up a computerised bookkeeping system with any organisation. How to correctly enter financial transactions. How to produce accurate and up to date reports. How to apply posting from books of prime entry, transfer postings from source documents to ledger accounts and how to produce an initial trial balance. Who is it intended for? ... [-]
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International Open Academy

Don’t let numbers scare you! Learn the world of finance straight from the experts and bravely face your finances with this online accounting course. ... [+]

Don’t let numbers scare you! Learn the world of finance straight from the experts and bravely face your finances with this online accounting course

Do you wish you had a better grasp of accounting?

Everyone, whether you want to become an accountant or know more about your personal and business finances, will benefit from a better understanding of accounting and bookkeeping.

The IOA Accounting & Bookkeeping course gives you the basics you need to familiarize yourself with accounting and bookkeeping, to prepare yourself to begin a career in the field, and/or be a better asset to your business.

Wouldn’t you like to:

Understand the financial side of your business better Get a head start on your career in accounting or bookkeeping Better understand how to plan for and prepare taxes ... [-]
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