|Who is it for? ||Students starting their bookkeeping studies with no previous experience. This course is the first step to a career as either an employed or self-employed Bookkeeper |
|Qualification: || |
IAB Level 1 Award in Bookkeeping & IAB Level 1 Award in Computerised Bookkeeping
|Location: ||Online learning |
|Start date: ||Ongoing |
|Duration: ||Six months' typical completion time |
Learn the basics of manual and computerised bookkeeping
If you have always been interested in organising your own finances or helping others get their accounts in order, bookkeeping can make for a dynamic and rewarding career, offering flexibility, variety and excellent returns.
The IAB Foundation Bookkeeping course combines two IAB level 1 bookkeeping qualifications:
- The IAB Level 1 Award in Bookkeeping (QCF: 601/0470/3)
- The IAB Level 1 Award in Computerised Bookkeeping (QCF: 500/9405/1).
If you are looking to master the basics of bookkeeping, the IAB Foundation Bookkeeping course is the perfect spring board into this rewarding career.
You will learn how to maintain customer and supplier accounts, create invoices, run financial reports, and confidently navigate Sage, the world's most popular computerised accounting software, in a profesisonal capacity.
Learn computerised bookkeeping skills with Sage One
Sage software is a comprehensive financial management system that provides valuable information about customers, suppliers, products and areas of profitability within the business.
Sage One allows you to access your accounts online anywhere and at any time from any device; giving you the freedom to work when and where you want.
Our IAB bookkeeping courses include Sage One Accounts Extra, the online software designed for businesses that need more from their accounting software. Sage One Accounts Extra allows you to control shared accounts data, manage trading abroad and extract data for management accounting purposes.
How to gain the IAB Level 1 Award in Bookkeeping
Students will work through the IAB Level 1 course online on our award winning VLC (Virtual Learning Campus) our fantastic online learning platform which ensures Students succeed, with the ability to study online, on any device, wherever and whenever suits them. Online learning allows you to gain a professional qualification around work, family and other important commitments and offers a flexibility that is simply not available from traditional colleges.
The VLC is filled with a huge range of resources and engaging content and we make sure our course materials cater to all learning styles to give all our students the best chance of success. The campus holds videos, interactive quizzes, live online classes- with Tutor and peer interaction, case studies, E-books, practice tests, online chat box for Tutor contact, student forums, plus our Career Management Hub offers students recent industry news, CV advice, interview simulators, expert video tips and recruitment help.