Course Introduction

Book Keeping Training course covers the fundamentals of accounting. This course will help to equip the candidates with the required skills. Topics like double-entry book keeping, income statement, financial planning and assets and liabilities are included in this course. Book keeping course will provide you with the knowledge necessary to deliver accountancy services to larger, smaller and local firms or to execute your job as a professional bookkeeper. Participants will get to learn how to read and examine the financial statements. This course will be the first step towards your book keeping a career as you will be gaining knowledge from expert faculty having real-world bookkeeping experience. Throughout the training, you will be able to learn how to organise and examine the financial information efficiently.


What's Included

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Course Content

Book Keeping Training is a one-day course. The book keeping course introduces delegates to the concept of double entry book keeping, debit and credit, VAT and many more accounting terminologies. This course enhances the knowledge of candidates to become certified in the areas of book keeping. Gaining information in book keeping will provide you with a thorough understanding of the purpose of double-entry book keeping, the trial balance and how to produce a profit and loss account and balance sheet.

The topics covered by this Book Keeping Training Course include:


  • Introduction to Bookkeeping
  • Basic accounting terminology
  • Introduction to financial statements
  • Types of financial statements

Introduction to Double-entry Bookkeeping

  • Concept of debit and credit
  • The T account
  • Daybooks, purchase and sales ledger control accounts
  • How they all fit together

Methods of Accounting

  • Accrual method
  • Cash method
  • Similarity and differences between Cash and accrual

Standard Accounting Entries

  • Bad and doubtful debts
  • Depreciation
  • Overview of VAT

The Trial Balance

  • Introduction to trial balance
  • Balancing accounts
  • Passing to a trial balance

The Extended Trial Balance

  • Produce a profit and loss account and balance sheet by using an extended trial balance


  • Converting extended trial balance into a presentable report

Computerised Accounting

  • Overview of how computers handle these entries

Delivery Methods


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Course Schedule

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Northampton from £3294
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Sheffield from £3294
Manchester from £3294
Chorley from £3294
Preston from £3294
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Crewe from £3294
Newcastle from £3294


 What are the Pre-Requisites for this Book Keeping Training course?

There are no pre-requisites for attending this course.

What are the benefits of for taking this book keeping training course?

This course will provide you following benefits:

  • Candidates will learn to read financial statements
  • Solid grasp of the basic accounting principles
  • Full understanding of what is book keeping and how it can help in achieving the success of an enterprise
  • Participants can create a book keeping business of their own

Who should attend this course?

Following people can attend this book keeping training course:

  • Anyone who is opening up a small business or organisation
  • Candidates who have limited or no experience with Book Keeping
  • Individuals who are operating within a limited company
  • Candidates who are working as a sole trader

How I can find more information about this course?

To know additional information related to our Book Keeping Training course, contact us on 0800 781 0626, or e-mail on