Course in Accounting and Finance

Top Course Studies in Accounting and Finance

Accounting and Finance

When taking a course, you are participating in a specialized study program aimed at providing a basis of fundamental knowledge in a specific field. Courses in nearly every field of study are offered through many different higher learning institutions throughout the world.

Individuals might find a course in accounting and finance particularly interesting. What is a course in accounting and finance? It is a course that teaches the fundamentals of accounting and finance practices. Through this type of course, a person can learn the technical skills associated with many of the procedures of financial analysis and accounting standards. It is also a great foundation for many business degrees. Students may find that having completed this type of course helps them in their current working positions, everyday lives and job searches.

The benefits of completing a course in finance and accounting are myriad. By understanding how finance and accounting work, you are more able to make financial decisions for yourself and others.  This course also lays the framework for many higher degrees in accounting, finance and business.

The cost of this course, as with any course, varies. There are several criteria on which price can be based depending on school. Directly contacting specific schools is the only way to ascertain what any course would cost.

Taking a course in accounting and finance can lead to many professions. This type of course provides a basis of knowledge that can be carried into professions such as accounting, tax preparation, marketing and financial advising. It is especially great for anyone who wants to be self-employed. A course like this is fundamental to any independent business venture.

Finding the right course in accounting and finance can be tricky. There are a number of options that allow you to pursue this type of course. Whether you are looking for a flexible online course or a more structured on-site learning experience, help is available. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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ACCA + MBA/MA online

London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) Online
Online Full time 18 months February 2017 United Kingdom UK Online

Skyrocket your career prospects with London School of Business and Finance combined ACCA+MBA/MA programmes and qualifications. ACCA accreditation means membership of one the largest accountancy institutions worldwide, while an MBA shows the dedication, skill and investment you’ve made to become a powerful business leader. [+]

Best Course Studies in Accounting and Finance 2017. ACCA + MBA/MA online Skyrocket your career prospects with London School of Business and Finance combined ACCA+MBA/MA programmes and qualifications. ACCA accreditation means membership of one the largest accountancy institutions worldwide, while an MBA shows the dedication, skill and investment you’ve made to become a powerful business leader. It’s time to show the world what you can do. The ACCA+MBA/MA qualification at the London School of Business and Finance is delivered by online byInterActive, which means industry leading course materials, high-production-value video content, and dedicated tutor and student support is available to you 100% online, everywhere, every day. You’ll enjoy ACCA Live Tuition and real-world case studies that focus and prepare you for the toughest business environments worldwide. If all this wasn’t enough, the dual ACCA+MBA/MA study programmes are offered at a greatly reduced price compared to the purchase of the same courses separately. In addition, if you book 12-14 ACCA papers, you can study for any two of our executive certificates (worth £650 each) in Business Management, Finance, or Marketing, absolutely free. Course Requirements No qualifications You first need to complete the final level of the AAT or FIA qualification. 2 A-levels and 3 GCSEs in 5 separate subjects, including English and Maths Apply for the ACCA Knowledge modules A non-relevant degree or other Apply for the ACCA Knowledge modules Relevant degrees Relevant degrees at ACCA-accredited institutions may be exempted from all Fundamentals (the Knowledge and Skills modules) and some Professional modules. We recommend that you enquire/apply for exemptions when you register with ACCA as a student. AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians)/CAT (Certified Accounting Technician) qualified Apply for the ACCA Skills module (with exemptions from the Knowledge modules). [-]

Pathway to University of London

British University Vietnam
Campus Full time 20 weeks September 2017 Vietnam Hanoi

Prepare students to pursue their studies at the undergraduate level in the field of accounting, finance, economics, information technology, marketing, management, and business administration [+]

Prepare students to pursue their studies at the undergraduate level in the field of accounting, finance, economics, information technology, marketing, management, and business administration. The teaching and learning strategies ensure students have sufficient academic rigor to prepare them for degree education Course length: 20 weeks. Entry requirements: 17 years old and above. Completed Year 12 or equivalent; and Upper Secondary school certificate (Graduate grade 12) minimum overall average of 6.0 including Maths. IELTS 6.0 (no band under 5.5) but IELTS 5.5 (no band under 5.0) can be considered by the Admissions Panel Scholarships HRH Prince Andrew scholarship 04 Full-tuition HRH Prince Andrew scholarships to BUV are awarded each year, valued at above VND 700,000,000 and other partial scholarships are available for high-school leavers. The awardees are selected based on a combination of previous academic performance, relevant experience of community work and the potential to become leaders in the public sector, business and academia. The scholarship programme is named after a member of British royal family – Prince Andrew, Duke of York, UK. President’s Scholarships and Dean’s Scholarships Each Scholarship is worth up to 50% of the BUV’s undergraduate Year 1 tuition fee (and conditional scholarship to Year 2 & 3 basing upon students’ study result). [-]

AAT Level 2

Kensington and Chelsea College
Campus Part time 22 - 25  January 2017 United Kingdom London

The AAT Level 2 course covers a range of basic accounting practices and techniques from costing as well as double entry book keeping to computerised accounting. The course will also provide you with practical and theoretical understanding of systems in the modern workplace. [+]

Best Course Studies in Accounting and Finance 2017. Our Accounting Courses range from Beginner to Advanced level and are aimed at people who work or who wish to work in a role that requires Accountancy skills. Kensington and Chelsea College has been accredited by the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) to deliver its accounting qualifications. AAT is a professional qualification and membership body. Its qualifications give students practical skills to work in a range of finance and accounting jobs. People with AAT qualifications go on to work at all levels and in all sectors of the economy with some running their own accountancy practices. Only AAT Approved training providers are allowed to deliver the AAT Accounting Qualification and they must first go through a rigorous verification process. We are delighted to be offering the AAT Accounting Qualification. Our tutors bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise in training accountancy students. Jane Scott Paul, AAT Chief Executive said: ‘Every business needs well trained finance staff and an AAT qualification demonstrates to a prospective employer that you have the skills to do job. Gaining a recognised accountancy qualification with AAT is the first step into a professional finance career.’ The AAT Level 2 course covers a range of basic accounting practices and techniques from costing as well as double entry book keeping to computerised accounting. The course will also provide you with practical and theoretical understanding of systems in the modern workplace. AAT Level 2 comprises of 5 papers (Basic Accounting 1, Basic Accounting 2, Basic Costing, Computerised Accounting and Work Effectively in Accounting and Finance) and on successful completion you will be awarded the AAT Certificate in Accounting. Course Overview The AAT Level 2 course covers a range of basic accounting practices and techniques from costing as well as double entry book keeping to computerised accounting. The course will also provide you with practical and theoretical understanding of systems in the modern workplace. AAT Level 2 comprises of 5 papers (Basic Accounting 1, Basic Accounting 2, Basic Costing, Computerised Accounting and Work Effectively in Accounting & Finance) and on successful completion you will be awarded the AAT Certificate in Accounting. Please note all learners enrolling on the AAT courses are required have AAT student membership costing £82 (plus £38 one-off admission fee). Registering as a student member with AAT will allow you to: Study with your training provider (KCC) Sit AAT assessments Access a host of resources to help with your studies and career progression. We advise that you register with AAT as soon as you enrol to avoid any delays in taking your assessments. Campus: Kensington Centre Times: Various [-]

Preparatory Course for Pearson LCCI level 1-4

Spring College International
Campus Full time 1 - 9 months August 2017 Singapore

The course aims to give students the opportunity to develop an understanding of the basic principles underlying the recording of business transactions and to develop the ability to maintain the books of and prepare financial statements for sole traders. [+]

Preparatory Course for Pearson LCCI Level 1 Certificate in Bookkeeping (VRQ) The course aims to give students the opportunity to develop an understanding of the basic principles underlying the recording of business transactions and to develop the ability to maintain the books of and prepare financial statements for sole traders. Preparatory Course for Pearson LCCI Level 2 Diploma In Bookkeeping And Accounting The course aims to gain a thorough foundation in bookkeeping and accounting practices, including double-entry bookkeeping. It is also for students who wish to understand bookkeeping and accounting in accordance with the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB). The qualification is also for those who are working, or who are preparing to work, in an accounting environment maintaining financial records and preparing accounts. This qualification will give students the opportunity to develop an understanding of the basic principles underlying the recording of business transactions. It will also give students the ability to prepare and interpret accounts for sole traders, partnerships, limited companies, manufacturing and non-profit making organizations. Preparatory Course for Pearson LCCI Level 3 Diploma In Accounting and Finance The course aims to provide students with the key knowledge and understanding of accounting principles and concepts underlying all financial accounting including the preparation of accounting entries for non-current assets; advanced bookkeeping; the preparation of journals for correction of errors and year-end adjustments; the preparation of the extended trial balance to incorporate these adjustments and the preparation of financial statements for unincorporated businesses (sole traders and partnerships). Preparatory Course for Pearson LCCI Level 4 Diploma In Accounting and Finance The course aims to provide students with the necessary skills to interpret complex financial statements for reporting and assist in decision making by providing clear analysis of the financial statements. Students will also gain an understanding of the preparation of company financial statements in accordance with the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB). Course Outline Preparatory Course for Pearson LCCI Level 1 Certificate in Bookkeeping (VRQ) Pearson LCCI Level 1 Certificate in Bookkeeping (VRQ) Preparatory Course for Pearson LCCI Level 2 Diploma In Bookkeeping And Accounting Pearson LCCI Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping (VRQ) Pearson LCCI Level 2 Certificate in Cost Accounting (VRQ) Pearson LCCI Level 2 Certificate in Business Statistics (VRQ). Preparatory Course for Pearson LCCI Level 3 Diploma In Accounting and Finance Pearson LCCI Level 3 Certificate in Financial Accounting (VRQ) Pearson LCCI Level 3 Certificate in Cost and Management Accounting (VRQ) Pearson LCCI Level 3 Certificate in Business Statistics (VRQ) Preparatory Course for Pearson LCCI Level 4 Diploma In Accounting and Finance Pearson LCCI Level 4 Certificate in Financial Accounting (VRQ) Pearson LCCI Level 4 Certificate in Management Accounting (VRQ) Pearson LCCI Level 4 Certificate in Organisational Behaviour and Performance (VRQ). Pre-requisites Applicants must be at least 16 years old or above(18 years old or above for Preparatory Course for Pearson LCCI Level 4 Diploma In Accounting and Finance)AND fulfil the following requirements Academic Level: C6 in any 5 ‘O’ level subjects or at least 10-year education or equivalent, or pass SCI placement test. Language Proficiency: IELTS 5.5 and above; or at least C6 in ‘O’ level English; or pass SCI placement test. Course Certification A certificate will be awarded by Pearson Education Limited upon course completion for students who have completed the course, attained the required attendance rate and passed all the examination. Course Duration Preparatory Course for Pearson LCCI Level 1 Certificate in Bookkeeping (VRQ) - 1 months Preparatory Course for Pearson LCCI Level 2 Diploma In Bookkeeping And Accounting - 6 months Preparatory Course for Pearson LCCI Level 3 Diploma In Accounting and Finance - 6 months Preparatory Course for Pearson LCCI Level 4 Diploma In Accounting and Finance - 9 months [-]

Professional Postgraduate Degree in International Finance

RISEBA
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Latvia Riga

The programme develops students’ ability to successfully in international environment, by majoring in accounting and financial analysis. Our recent experience shows that graduates are successfully employed in other sectors as well or set up and lead their own business... [+]

Best Course Studies in Accounting and Finance 2017. The programme develops students’ ability to successfully in international environment, by majoring in accounting and financial analysis. Our recent experience shows that graduates are successfully employed in other sectors as well or set up and lead their own business. The programme is intended to provide general knowledge on international environment, by involving study courses of International Strategic Management, International Project Management, Information Technologies and Risks, Leadership, Innovation and Creativity, Cultural Negotiations, Business Meets Arts, etc. The specialised courses in finance involve aspects on Management Accounting and Analysis, Corporate Finance, Investments, Financial Econometrics, Portfolio Management and Wealth Planning. The courses are designed to prepare the students for the CFA exam requirements. 3 Palmes Of Excellence - EXCELLENT business school with reinforcing international influence Degree awarded: Professional Postgraduate Degree in International Finance Professional qualification: English Form of study: Full time evening studies International opportunities: One semester studies abroad (ERASMUS Programme) Why RISEBA, why International Finance? dual degree opportunities with the Kedge Business School – possibility to spend one semester in France and obtain two diplomas by using the ERASMUS scholarship extensive range of international exchange programs with international partner institutions the only higher education institution in Latvia, being a member of the Association of Accountants of the Republic of Latvia, the programme elaborated basing on their recommendations the only programme in Latvia, providing students an opportunity to participate in the CFA Research Challenge and to meet the CFA Institute Representatives for better preparation of the CFA exams strong cooperation with the industry representatives internationally recognised academic staff members and branch professionals from all over the world opportunity to attend wide range of guest lectures offered by the RISEBA University full international accreditation international study environment, cross-cultural experience studies in English individual approach modern teaching and active learning methods possibility to combine work with studies offered placement opportunities possibility to participate in international projects and conferences, to elaborate scientific publications under the supervision of the RISEBA University academic staff members new opportunities, extensive networks and good return on investment Our graduates are employed both in the financial sector institutions and in other industries in Latvia and abroad: Rietumu Banka, SEB bank, Citadele bank, PrivatBank, Deloitte, Adidas, Olainfarm, Rimi, etc. The programme provides knowledge on finance and banking, as well as the nowadays’ changing environment of economy and business. Admission requirements Detailed information on documents to be submitted, application process and consultations is available in the Apply Now section. Applicants who chose to study in English should submit valid IELTS or TOEFL certificate, or pass RISEBA English language test. [-]

Project Scheduling and Budgeting

Accord Worldwide
Campus Full time 5 days September 2017 USA Houston United Arab Emirates Dubai + 2 more

The modern project management is more using tools and techniques to ensure you can compete, you can achieve on time and you can meet standards of quality. It is more about efficiency and effectiveness. The project manager is a team leader who can inspire and who can manage the work and resources. [+]

If you can measure, you can manage! The modern project management is more using tools and techniques to ensure you can compete, you can achieve on time and you can meet standards of quality. It is more about efficiency and effectiveness. The project manager is a team leader who can inspire and who can manage the work and resources. We come up with this course to address the “research-based” needs of project managers for required monitoring and control skills. This comprehensive training workshop will ensure the effective and efficient use of monitoring skills and will be a value for money. General Notes: As an open course, this program is offered in specific destinations. However, as an in-house training it can be offered at any part of the globe. This Program can be integrated with any other program in the same category and for a 10 days course, client will get benefit of two days discount paying only for eight days. Accord Worldwide can offer this training in other languages than English, please contact us for your needs. This training will help you to learn: Classic vs. modern project management What are the key principles of project management Monitoring multiple projects Modern tools that are commonly used in project management Managing multiple project budgets and finances Project Manager leadership skills HRM principles for multiple projects Course Curriculum Day One Introduction to modern project management History of project management and recent progresses Classic vs. modern Project Management Planning for multiple projects Day Two Estimating scope and volume of multiple projects Task analysis and human resource planning Quality control and performance management Project Goal and Objectives Project vs. Programs Day Three Indicators, Source/Means of Verification Assumptions Monitoring for various types of projects Importance of Monitoring and QC Day Four Monitoring Plans Safety, Green initiatives and technology in Project Management Communication skills for managing multiple projects Financial management and fraud prevention for project managers Day Five Total quality management Project Management software’s for different fields Utilization of Results in Project Planning Continuous quality improvement using monitoring What Participants Receive? A DVD with all the training material and extra-curricular learning material Workshop handouts 12 months FREE advice and support for any relevant questions and queries Free membership to get free learning material Who should attend This course is useful for project managers, officers and any person involved in project management (construction, oil and petroleum, logistics and supplies). Fee Training fee includes the course certificate, training materials, lunch and refreshments one social program at the end of the training and tuition fee. Not included in the fee are: Visa Costs, Airfare cost, Accommodation, Travel Insurance, Dinner and any personal expense of the participant. Please note that for groups, different destinations and in-house training we offer significant discount and we encourage you to contact us for a quotation. [-]

Budget Planning, Management and Reporting

Accord Worldwide
Campus Full time 4 days September 2017 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur

The issue of controlling costs becomes important: When setting up the financial and accounting [+]

Best Course Studies in Accounting and Finance 2017. Project/Program technical and financial implementation must go hand in hand or else they go wrong! The issue of controlling costs becomes important: When setting up the financial and accounting When the financial and accounting systems have been set up and management wants to develop a cost control When management does not yet have a system to manage and control costs. When the system has been set up but is not as effective as General Notes: As an open course, this program is offered in specific destinations. However, as an in-house training it can be offered at any part of the globe. This Program can be integrated with any other program in the same category and for a 10 days course, client will get benefit of two days discount paying only for eight days. Accord Worldwide can offer this training in other languages than English, please contact us for your needs. At the end of this course, participants will be able to: identify different types of costs define the role of controlling costs analyze cost variance use tools for controlling costs create cost consciousness within an enterprise Course Curriculum Day One Costs and expenses Direct costs and indirect costs Fixed costs and variable costs Day Two Identifying controllable and uncontrollable costs Reducing controllable costs Day Three Setting up cost standards Analysis of cost variances Cost information and decisions Day Four Cost centers Three steps in controlling costs system: 1)Collecting costs, 2)Analyzing costs and 3)Controlling costs Cost codes Key success factors What Participants Receive? A DVD with all the training material and extra-curricular learning material Workshop handouts 12 months FREE advice and support for any relevant questions and queries Free membership to get free learning material Who should attend This course is designed for managers and staff of SMEs including: board of directors, head of departments, chief accountant, management and financial accountants, Supervisors and section Fee Training fee includes the course certificate, training materials, lunch and refreshments one social program at the end of the training and tuition fee. Not included in the fee are: Visa Costs, Airfare cost, Accommodation, Travel Insurance, Dinner and any personal expense of the participant. Please note that for groups, different destinations and in-house training we offer significant discount and we encourage you to contact us for a quotation. [-]

Project Cost Estimation and Monitoring

Accord Worldwide
Campus Full time 4 days September 2017 United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi

A famous management quote states, “failing to plan is planning to fail”. There is no doubt that all project managers want to clearly plan their project; they require the certain set of skills to identify the visible and invisible aspects of the project need, involve the right stakeholders, get the right coordination and use the appropriate tools. [+]

A proper, prior planning is key for success of any project! A famous management quote states, “failing to plan is planning to fail”. There is no doubt that all project managers want to clearly plan their project; they require the certain set of skills to identify the visible and invisible aspects of the project need, involve the right stakeholders, get the right coordination and use the appropriate tools. Of similar importance is the control function during project implementation. We come up with this course to address the “research-based” needs of project managers for required cost estimation and control skills. This comprehensive training workshop will ensure the effective and efficient use of monitoring skills and will be a value for money. General Notes: As an open course, this program is offered in specific destinations. However, as an in-house training it can be offered at any part of the globe. This Program can be integrated with any other program in the same category and for a 10 days course, client will get benefit of two days discount paying only for eight days. Accord Worldwide can offer this training in other languages than English, please contact us for your needs. This training will help you to learn: Project cost estimation essentials How to relate costs to milestones Invisible costs estimation/ contingency costs estimation What is the key principles of cost controlling Continuous learning and quality improvement Course Curriculum Day One Introduction to project cost estimation Zero based and incremental budgeting exercise Stakeholders in cost estimation Work analysis and resource estimation Day Two Timelines and milestones Direct vs. indirect costs Human resource cost estimation Inflation rates and long term projects Day Three Contingency funds planning Cost Monitoring Plans Cost Analysis Analysis of cost variances Day Four Mainstreaming Monitoring Plans with Project Plans Finance and technical reporting to identify milestones and costs Utilization of Results in Project Planning Continuous quality improvement using monitoring What Participants Receive? A DVD with all the training material and extra-curricular learning material Workshop handouts 12 months FREE advice and support for any relevant questions and queries Free membership to get free learning material Who should attend This course is useful for project managers, finance managers; project and finance officers and any person involved in project management. Fee Training fee includes the course certificate, training materials, lunch and refreshments one social program at the end of the training and tuition fee. Not included in the fee are: Visa Costs, Airfare cost, Accommodation, Travel Insurance, Dinner and any personal expense of the participant. Please note that for groups, different destinations and in-house training we offer significant discount and we encourage you to contact us for a quotation. [-]

Advanced Budgeting

Accord Worldwide
Campus Full time 5 days September 2017 United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi

This practical course will prepare you for an exciting career in Management. Improve your prospects of career advancement by using this program as a foundation for further studies in this fast growing field. This qualification offers a unique, affordable, cost-effective opportunity for learners to ensure they meet the competitive market demands. [+]

Best Course Studies in Accounting and Finance 2017. Budgeting is the digital planning! This practical course will prepare you for an exciting career in Management. Improve your prospects of career advancement by using this program as a foundation for further studies in this fast growing field. This qualification offers a unique, affordable, cost-effective opportunity for learners to ensure they meet the competitive market demands. This training will help you to learn: Acquire best practices in budgeting Understand the strategic role of cost concepts Explain the costs concepts to the use of cost information for management control Describe the role of budgets in the management process Discuss the importance of strategy and its role in the master budget Prepare a master budget and explain the interrelationships among its supporting schedule Understand zero-base, activity-based, and kaizen approaches to budgeting Explain the essence of control systems Develop flexible budgets for evaluating short-term financial performance Identify different cost control measures Measure and evaluate performance Course Curriculum Day One Project management methods Budgeting Overview The budgeting process How and whom to engage Budgetary statements Budgeting Methods Top-down & bottom-up budgeting Day Two Zero-based versus activity based budgeting Types of Budgets Departmental budgets Cash budgets Capital and operating budgets Master budgets Day Three Types of Costs Fixed & variable costs Controllable & uncontrollable costs Budgeting and Forecasting Creating forecast for revenue and expenditure Rolling forecast as a catalyst for change Day Four Variance reporting template Reporting template Financial and non-financial key performance indicators (KPIs) Annual Budget and Forecasting Cycle Budget and forecasting timetable Day Five The different types of reports and their use Risk Management Risk management in corporate governance Finance’ role in supporting risk management Cost Control and how to reduce costs Cost management and motivation Embedding cost control in the business What Participants Receive? A DVD with all the training material and extra-curricular learning material Workshop handouts 12 months FREE advice and support for any relevant questions and queries Free membership to get free learning material Who should attend All levels Of Management, Executives and Team Leaders, who manage work teams or employees and who are responsible for creating conducing work environment infused with positive culture to engage employees. Fee Training fee includes the course certificate, training materials, lunch and refreshments one social program at the end of the training and tuition fee. Not included in the fee are: Visa Costs, Airfare cost, Accommodation, Travel Insurance, Dinner and any personal expense of the participant. Please note that for groups, different destinations and in-house training we offer significant discount and we encourage you to contact us for a quotation. [-]

Accounting Program

Montreal Technical College (MTC)
Campus Full time September 2017 Canada Montreal

This course offers a realistic vision of the accountant trade. It presents the various tasks in accounting and provides information on the program as a whole. [+]

Objective of program To develop the following competencies necessary to practice the employment: research and exchange of information produce tables and graphs design the visual format of a document related to accounting handle requests regarding labour laws organize and process data related to a company’s resources insure efficiency of work. Develop the following competencies necessary to communicate, verbally or in writing, in the work place: write correspondence related to accounting in both English and French interact in various professional situations communicate in English in an Accounting context. To develop the skills necessary to complete accounting tasks: to interact in various professional situations to calculate and prepare the bills, invoices, receipts, payments, etc. of a business to manage the petty cash to produce the payroll to calculate prices to accurately complete and verify work for daily accounting tasks to complete end of fiscal period and end of year tasks to produce income tax forms. Career opportunities : accounting clerk Accounting Assistant Accounting Technician Bookrunner Payroll clerk Clerks Purchasing and Inventory You’re in the right field of work if you: Are highly organized and enjoy responsibilities Possess an aptitude for communication Work well under pressure Are detail-oriented and rigorous Demonstrate good judgment and a strong ethical sense Workplaces : Small, medium and large companies Public or private businesses Self-employed workers The advantages of studying in Collège Supérieur de Montréal This course gives you access to: A short 1-year training program Program recognized by the le Ministère de l’Éducation, de l’Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche (MESRS) Scholarships offered by our partners A practical internship at a company A laptop when you graduate! When you choose the C.S.M., you also choose: Lifetime job placement assistance Conveniently located facilities (Berri-UQAM subway station) A simulation class to develop your confidence and skills High-quality education More than 45 years of experience Description of modules Determine their suitability for the occupation and the training process This course offers a realistic vision of the accountant trade. It presents the various tasks in accounting and provides information on the program as a whole. Research and exchange information Using a computer and its resources/components: format, manage files and folders. Using Internet, learn to efficiently navigate, extract, find and manage information and references. Learn how to receive and transmit information by fax and corporate email. Produce tables and charts Using Excel, plan and organise data and worksheets. Learn how to present, save and print data using tables and charts. Do calculations and prepare source documents Calculate and prepare purchases and sales documents. Learn how to calculate discounts, international payments and prepare the related documents. Calculate various types of interests and prepare amortization charts. Format accounting-related correspondence Using a word processor, learn how to seize and arrange various information on a note or a letter, ready for presentation or printing. Import tables and worksheets from Excel. Prepare the envelop. Learn and master the standard typing method. Write accounting-related correspondence in English Learn how to write a note and a letter. Review, audit and print various texts. Process source documents in different types of companies Transcript data in log books, carry out financial reports, validate and write balances. Verify and correct entries then classify and file all accounting documents. Handle cash Transfer funds, balance cash registers, manage the petty cash, do the bank reconciliation, prepare budget and ensure cash in hand follow up. Use information related to legislation affecting businesses From simple but real life situations, find answers and solutions using ethics and legislative laws. Produce the required documents and ensure the follow up. Interact in a variety of professional situations Learn how to communicate efficiently. Understand the importance of quality professional interactions in a work environment. Apply good work ethics. Be aware of your abilities and limitations when interacting. Communicate in French in an accounting context Know how to get all the required information in an accounting point of view. Use the appropriate and polite wording. Know how to make clear interpretations. Prepare the payroll Gather the rightful information. Calculate salaries and contributions. Produce paye. Verify and correct your work. Write and format accounting-related correspondence in French Write and format accounting-related correspondence in French from verbal and written instructions using a word processor. Know how to use a grammatical software and dictionaries. Organize and process data related to a company’s resources Using reference standards, create and structure data bases. Gather and manage data. Make data base requests and produce reports. Carry out daily tasks related to transactions involving receivables and payables Carry out daily accounting tasks. Ensure that they work efficiently Analyse tasks characteristics and execute all accounting tasks adequately. Ensure follow up. Use all available resources to improve work efficiency. Perform calculations needed to determine the cost of goods and services Calculate the cost of sold merchandise, a project or a work request. Validate and file reports. Perform end-of-period tasks Do all accounting entries. Follow up on budget, account collections, taxes remittances and pay deductions. Account for all inventory transactions. Produce and validate reports. Perform year-end tasks From the chart of accounts, various documents and accounting logs, given instructions, data bases and various software, perform year-end tasks. Produce an income tax return for an individual Gather all required documents and information to produce an income tax return for an individual. Implement an accounting system Implement and maintain an accounting system from given employer’s directive, customer and employees data base and inventory using an accounting software. Commit themselves to the development of their career Recognize your own abilities and strength to positively develop your career. Apply a strategy when job seeking. Internship Conditions of admission To be eligible for admission to this program, candidates must meet one of the following requirements: Persons holding a Secondary School Diploma or its recognized equivalent Persons who are at least 16 years of age on September 30 of the school year in which their training is to begin and have earned the Secondary IV credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in the programs of study established by the Minister, or have been granted recognition for equivalent learning Persons who are at least 18 years of age upon entry into the program and have the following functional prerequisites: the successful completion of the General Development Test (see the following table), or recognition of equivalent learning Persons who have obtained Secondary III credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in programs established by the Minister are required to pursue general education courses, concurrently with their vocational training, in order to obtain the Secondary IV credits they lack in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in programs established by the Minister. 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Accounting Technician Program

Reeves College
Campus Full time 32 weeks Canada

In today’s job market, you need practical and marketable skills. The Accounting Technician program offers a combination of general office administration skills, accounting skills and technology with which to help prepare you for opportunities in administrative or financial positions [+]

In today’s job market, you need practical and marketable skills. The Accounting Technician program offers a combination of general office administration skills, accounting skills and technology with which to help prepare you for opportunities in administrative or financial positions. A very strong aptitude for math is required for this course.

 

 

Program Objectives

 

The aim of this program is to provide students with a combination of computer and office administration skills and a practical foundation in accounting, computerized accounting systems and payroll. Students are prepared to enter the employment market upon graduation after a practicum that givesthem on-the-job experience. The graduate should be able to: meet the compliance requirements for the payroll practice through an annual payroll cycle; effectively communicate payroll issues to all stakeholders; and understand the accounting function as it relates to the payroll practice.... [-]


Accounting and Finance for Attorneys

University of Tulsa College of Business Administration
Campus Part time 1 day June 2017 USA Tulsa

This one-day course teaches generally accepted accounting principles, implications of the three common finance statements, cash flow, types of financial analysis, budgeting ratio analysis, valuation and more. [+]

Accounting and Finance for Attorneys-Applications of Finance, Accounting & Economics In a Legal EnvironmentEvery attorney needs a sound understanding of finance and accounting as a part of an everyday legal practice whether you need to communicate with expert witnesses or make more effective legal decisions.  This one-day course teaches generally accepted accounting principles, implications of the three common finance statements, cash flow, types of financial analysis, budgeting ratio analysis, valuation and more.  Co-sponsored by the TU College of Law and Approved by the Oklahoma Bar Association.

 

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Target audience  Attorneys  Paralegals  Anyone in the legal profession who needs to know the implications of financial statement analysis and valuation techniques  [-]

Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers

University of Tulsa College of Business Administration
Campus Part time 2 days December 2016 USA Tulsa

You need to understand the basics of accounting & finance- whether you are an experienced manager with increasing budget responsibilities, a new manager, a small business owner, a board member or investor. [+]

Best Course Studies in Accounting and Finance 2017.

Need a better understanding of accounting & finance principles & where your managerial budget fits into the firm’s big picture?  Want to understand accounting lingo?  Want some “hands on” interaction to help you come to grips with those bottom line decisions?  Whether you are an experienced manager with increasing budget responsibilities, a new manager, a small business owner, a board member or investor—you need to understand the basics of accounting & finance

 

We are pleased to announce our partnership with the makers of Zodiak, a financial game being used by several fortune 500 companies to educate employees on the basics of accounting & finance.  Zodiak involves participants in a game simulation where they purchase a company, invest $4 million, sign a bank loan & try to make business decisions that will make the firm successful. ... [-]


Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers

McCombs School of Business, University of Texas at Austin
Campus Part time 2 days September 2017 USA Austin

This program teaches you how concepts and strategies are integrated into your company's big picture. You will learn the language of business and begin to understand the reality behind the numbers. [+]

Program Description - Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers

 

Refresh your knowledge or learn the basics of accounting assumptions, accounting and financial terminology, and financial analysis techniques. This program teaches you how concepts and strategies are integrated into your company's big picture. You will learn the language of business and begin to understand the reality behind the numbers. Different types of information systems will be examined: control-based accounting structures for managing physical resources; and information-based accounting structures for planning, evaluating, and decision-making. You will learn how to address and communicate problems more effectively, how to identify relevant information, and how to apply the analytical skills needed to make better business decisions and take maximum advantage of business opportunities.... [-]


Finance & Accounting for Non-Financial Executives

University of Washington Foster School of Business
Campus Part time 3 days May 2017 USA Seattle

Learn the key accounting and finance principles you need to interpret and analyze your company's financial data to make better business decisions. Improve your ability to communicate financial information, understand and evaluate financial performance and make better strategic business decisions. [+]

Best Course Studies in Accounting and Finance 2017.

Successful managers know how their decisions affect company profitability. Finance & Accounting for Non-Financial Executives provides the experienced, non-financial manager with an understanding of the numbers side of business. In this certificate program you will learn how to use financial information in real-life management situations.

 

This three-day seminar introduces essential financial management techniques for effective decision-making and provides executives with a solid understanding of corporate finance. It equips non-financial managers with a comprehensive working knowledge of financial principles and a strong foundation in financial management analysis. Participants learn to interpret crucial financial data in ways that enable them to improve their personal effectiveness and make a more productive corporate contribution. The program also gives participants the opportunity to meet with peers, share experiences and expand their business knowledge.... [-]