Bookkeeping & Accounts – Level 1


  • Level

    Level 1

  • Type


  • Study Mode


  • Duration

    10+ Weeks

  • Location

    Bracknell and Wokingham College

This is an introductory course in computerised accounts using Sage software. You need to have a good knowledge of double-entry book-keeping to benefit from this course and we recommend that you complete Bookkeeping and Accounts Levels 1 and 2 before it. You also need basic IT skills.

  • Add new account to the Purchase/Sales ledgers. Create accounts in the Nominal Ledger.
  • Enter cash, cheque, and other bank transactions.
  • Process Sales and Purchase Ledger information i.e. invoices, credit notes, receipts.
  • Calculate and reconcile batch totals.
  • Print ledgers, balances and accounts.
  • Enter VAT codes.
  • Produce a trial balance.
  • Produce supplier and customer accounts histories.

Formal instruction. Computer based practical exercises.

Examination in week 9 of the course.

Book-keeping Levels 1 and 2 or an alternative qualification or experience from the workplace.

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