Bookkeeping courses

These courses may be applied toward the Bookkeeping for Small Business certificate program:

Bookkeeping I

Bookkeeping II

MS Excel 2013 Level I

Payroll Accounting

Sage 50 2016 Level I

Sage 50 2016 Level II

*QuickBooks

 

*QuickBooks is a supplemental course that enhances the Bookkeeping for Small Business certificate. It is not required to complete the certificate program. 

Accelerated Bookkeeping for Small Business

Enrol full-time to complete the Bookkeeping for Small Business certificate in just 12 weeks on the Abbotsford Clearbrook campus. To register in all sections, please use the block registration code BKKG AB. Classes begin February 20 and end May 12 from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. 


Individual Course Offerings

 

Bookkeeping I
This course emphasizes both the practical aspects and theoretical foundations of bookkeeping.

Abbotsford – Clearbrook Centre
(20049) 15 sessions, Tue, Thu, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm, Linda Swanepoel, $565. Starts Jan 10

Chilliwack – Canada Education Park
(20034) 15 sessions, Mon, Wed, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm, Rainer Huebl, $565. Starts Jan 30, no class Feb 13
(40067) 7.5 sessions, Mon, Wed, Fri, 9 am – 3:30 pm, Gary Kwan, $565. Starts May 10, (May 29, 9 am – noon), no class May 22

Chilliwack – UFV Five Corners
(20099) 15 sessions, Mon, Wed, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm, $565. Starts Mar 6, no class Apr 17


Bookkeeping II
Prerequisite: Bookkeeping I
This continuation of Bookkeeping I covers preparation of financial statements, accounts receivable, accounts payable, subsidiary ledgers, bank reconciliations, payroll, trial balances, year-end, and GST, PST, and HST.

Abbotsford – Clearbrook Centre

(20336) 16 sessions, Tue, Thu, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Christine Bricknell, $575. Starts Jan 17
(40080) 16 sessions, Tue, Thu, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm, Rainer Huebl, $575. Starts May 30
(40136) 16 sessions, Mon, Wed, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm, Winston McNicol, $575. Starts Jun 7, no class Jul 3

Chilliwack – Canada Education Park
(20050) 16 sessions, Mon, Wed, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm, $575. Starts Jan 16, no class Feb 13
(40075) 16 sessions, Mon, Wed, Fri, 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm, Gary Kwan, $575. Starts May 29, no class Jul 3


MS Excel Level I
Learn how to use MS Excel to create spreadsheets that include AutoSum, conditional formatting, formulas, and absolute addresses. Develop or edit spreadsheets using a variety of MS Excel attributes and finalize your new skills by creating charts.

Abbotsford – Clearbrook Centre
(20112) 5 sessions, Tue, Thu, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm, Winston McNicol, $325. Starts Mar 7
(40083) 5 sessions, Mon, Wed, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm, Kevin Renso, $325. Starts May 29

Chilliwack – Canada Education Park
(20052) 5 sessions, Mon, Wed, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm, Fariba Jafary, $325. Starts Feb 6, no class Feb 13
(40078) 5 sessions, Mon, Wed, Fri, 9 am – noon, Gary Kwan, $325. Starts May 31
(40081 MCW 180 C5B) 5 sessions, Tue, Thu, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm, Courtney Boisvert, $325. Starts Jun 20

Chilliwack – UFV Five Corners
(20097) 5 sessions, Tue, Thu, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm, Rainer Huebl, $325. Starts Apr 11


Payroll Accounting
Prerequisite: Bookkeeping I, II, and MS Excel I
This is a general payroll accounting course not specific to any one business. This course will teach you to perform functions related to the maintenance of a payroll accounting system. Emphasis is on the actual calculation of earnings and deductions that conform to federal and provincial laws and good accounting practices.

Abbotsford – Clearbrook Centre
(20074) 11 sessions, Mon, Wed, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm, $525. Starts Feb 15
(40082) 11 sessions, Mon, Wed, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm, Fariba Jafary, $525. Starts Jul 5, no class Aug 7

Chilliwack – Canada Education Park
(20094) 11 sessions, Tues, Thurs, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm, Gary Kwan, $525. Starts Apr 6
(40070) 9 sessions, Mon, Wed, Fri, 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm, Gary Kwan, $525. Starts Jul 10, (Jul 26 – 28, 9 am – 3:30 pm)


Sage 50 Level I
Prerequisite: Bookkeeping I and II, and Payroll
This integrated bookkeeping/accounting software package is a small business standard. You will also become familiar with the reporting and tax features of electronic accounting.

Abbotsford – Clearbrook Centre
(40003) 10 sessions, Tue, Thu, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm, Linda Swanepoel, $565. Starts Jul 18

Chilliwack – Canada Education Park
(20093) 10 sessions, Tue, Thu, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm, Gary Kwan, $565. Starts Feb 7
(40014) 10 sessions, Tue, Thu, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm, Gary Kwan, $565. Starts May 16
(40019) 10 sessions, Mon, Wed, Fri, 9 am – noon, Gary Kwan, $565. Starts Jun 12, no class Jul 3


Sage 50 Level II
Prerequisite: Bookkeeping I and II, Payroll, and Sage 50 I
Level II covers electronic accounting setup, working with foreign currency, payroll transactions, security, year-end, budgets, and projects.

Abbotsford – Clearbrook Centre
(20100) 7 sessions, Mon, Wed, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm, Linda Swanepoel, $525. Starts Jan 23, no class Feb 13
(40018) 7 sessions, Tue, Thu, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm, Linda Swanepoel, $525. Starts Jun 20

Chilliwack – Canada Education Park
(20095) 7 sessions, Tue, Thu, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm, Rainer Huebl, $525. Starts Mar 14
(40079) 7 sessions, Mon, Wed, Fri, 9 am – noon, Gary Kwan, $525. Starts Jul 7


QuickBooks
Learn how to manage billing, estimates, collections, inventory management, and payroll using QuickBooks. Before taking this course, completing Bookkeeping I and Bookkeeping II or possessing foundational bookkeeping knowledge is recommended.

Abbotsford – Clearbrook Centre
(20214) 10 sessions, Tue, Thu, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm, Linda Swanepoel, $565. Starts Apr 11
(40090) 10 sessions, Mon, Wed, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm, Linda Swanepoel, $565. Starts Jul 10, no class Aug 7



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