Bookkeeping for Small Business certificate
||1-3 years (part-time)
12 weeks (full-time)
||Abbotsford campus, Abbotsford Clearbrook centre, and Chilliwack Canada Education Park
|Days & Times
||Evening & weekend (part-time)
A career in bookkeeping will allow you flexible working hours, the possibility of working from home, a steady income, and a challenging and rewarding career. In our certificate program you will learn about the general bookkeeping issues faced by small or home-based businesses. You will be taught how to keep track of expenses, generate cash flow statements, keep on top of payroll demands, and complete various taxation forms.
Our Bookkeeping for Small Business certificate offers you flexibility to study the specific courses you need. All of the courses in this program may be taken individually or applied to the Bookkeeping for Small Business certificate.
This certificate program is delivered through UFV’s Continuing Education department and consists of six courses designed with small and home-based businesses in mind.
If you plan to earn your Bookkeeping for Small Businesses certificate, courses may be taken in this order:
- Bookkeeping Level I and II
- MS Excel Level I
- Payroll Accounting
- Simply Accounting Level I and II
You will receive a grade mark for each course in the program on classroom participation, assignments, study projects, and examination results. You must achieve a 75 percent overall grade average and attendance of 80 percent in each course to earn the certificate. The grading procedure for this program is based on UFV’s Applied Business Technology grading system policy. Letter grades are awarded; students, if they choose, can order and pay for official transcripts upon completion of the entire program.
Who knows more about Bookkeeping duties than those who are currently working in the industry? Not only do our instructors have high academic qualifications, but they are also current, successful practitioners of the ideas they will be sharing with you. They are committed instructors who are passionate about communicating their knowledge and cultivating enthusiasm in their students.
In addition to a selection of Continuing Education courses and certificate programs, UFV offers master’s, bachelor’s, and associate degree programs as well as diplomas, trades certification, and other specialty certificate programs. For more information about programs at UFV please visit our homepage at ufv.ca. You may then be interested in contacting Student Services at 1-888-504-7441 to arrange a tour, attend a Becoming a Student info session, connect with an educational advisor, or arrange for career counseling.
Current Course Offerings
Please check back on December 15, 2014 for Winter course offerings.
updated Nov 26, 2014