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Bookkeeping Certification Exam Prep and QuickBooks Hands-On Training
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Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
Intended Audience
This course is designed for anyone who would like to take and pass the Certified Bookkeeper Exam.
Develop mastery of six areas relevant to adjusting entries, correcting accounting errors, payroll, depreciation, inventory, internal controls and fraud prevention. Learners will prepare for the national Certified Bookkeeper exam through hands-on QuickBooks training. Course registration includes textbooks.
Course Objectives
  1. Understand the fundamentals of becoming a Certified Bookkeeper
  2. Setup and use QuickBooks software in a small business environment
  3. Demonstrate a basic ability to pass the National Certified Bookkeeper Exam
Outline of Instruction
  1. Certified Bookkeeper program introduction
  2. Internal controls and fraud depreciation
  3. Company payroll.
  4. Depreciation for financial statements and taxes.
  5. Recording and costing out of merchandise inventory.
  6. Correction of accounting errors and bank reconciliation
  7. Accruals, deferrals, and the adjusted trial balance
  8. Mock exam
Contact Hours
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers Certification
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Certification Learning Outcomes/Requirements
  1. know basic bookkeeping, including double-entry accounting, before undertaking certification;
  2. pass a national exam in advanced bookkeeping at Prometric Test Centers;
  3. have at least 3,000 hours (2 years) of on-the-job experience in bookkeeping;
  4. sign a Code of Ethics that assures commitment to integrity;
  5. constantly update skills by earning 20 Continuing Education Credits every year.
CE to CU Articulation
Prior to course enrollment, students should have Bookkeeping Fundamentals with QuickBooks.
Text and Supplies Needed
Clinical Site/Special Facilities
Requirements for Successful Completion of this Course
  1. Attendance 90% or above
  2. Participation
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of at least 70% of course material taught.
Accreditation/Special Approval Requirements
Intended Audience
This course is designed for anyone who would like to take and pass the Certified Bookkeeper Exam.
Specific Industry or Business Support Needs
Industry or Job Titles Related to training Outcomes for Employment
  • Assistant Bookkeeper
  • Certified Bookkeeper
  • Bookkeeper
Related Courses
  • Bookkeeping Fundamentals Using QuickBooks - SEF-3001HQ2
Course Contact Information
Jennifer Simmons-Bage