Bookkeeping Fundamentals Course Outline

Bookkeeping Fundamentals Course Outline

Never been exposed to the fundamentals of bookkeeping?

This comprehensive training programme covers the basic bookkeeping terms and concepts. This also shows how to deal with basic bookkeeping documents and how to use them in a manual accounting system.

Target Learners

This course has been designed for learners who are required to work with accounts, and who have had little or no exposure to bookkeeping.

Admission Requirements

Grade 10 Numeracy & literacy


2 days

Course Outline

 Bookkeeping Concepts
This lesson will familiarise you with the different types of accounts, the double entry system, Trial Balance, Income Statement, Balance Sheet and types of companies.

Dealing with Cash, Customers and Suppliers
In this lesson, you will have an understanding in completing and recording receipts, deposit slips, cheques and EFT payments. Working with the Cash Book, posting journal transactions to the General Ledger, completing VAT returns, completing purchase orders and briefly explore customer credit policies.

Petty Cash and Customer Processing
This lesson will show you how to work with petty cash, draw accounts as well as petty cash withdrawals, balancing and processing the sales journal.

Bank and Stock
This lesson will help you to understand the bank statements, the inventory, the quotation, sales order and fill in a tax invoice.

Value Added Tax
This lesson will explain what VAT is, how to register for VAT, how to cancel a registration, and how to do your tax periods.

Delegate Investment

R 3 100.00 Inclusive of VAT & Assessment (on-line exam) fee.

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