To develop practical computerised accounts skills by performing routine and non-routine accounting tasks using industry standard software (Sage) and obtain a qualification.
30 guided learning hours.
Anyone interested in working in a finance-related job, and who already has IT skills at level 1. This course is not suitable for complete IT beginners.
Yes, Computerised Accounts - Level 2 Award (City & Guilds)
No formal qualifications are required, but you must be able to use a computer to a good (Level 1 Computerised Accounts) standard, be able to navigate around a computer’s basic functions unaided and have English and maths to at least level 1 standard. Most learners will hold a level 1 finance qualification prior to the start of the course. Knowledge of double entry bookkeeping is helpful but not essential.
A job in accounts and further study in professional/financial sector or further study. Potential starting salaries in accountancy £22,000-£26,500. Source: The Times Top 100 employers 2019.
In a classroom environment using course material. There will be group discussions, tutor-led demonstrations, tutorials, small groups, individual and peer teaching. Learners will record their own progress and have their work checked regularly throughout the course. Regular attendance is essential.
You will need to provide a notebook, pen and calculator.
Judy Ward | Teaching & Learning Manager
T: 0121 464 7411