Fundamentals of Bookkeeping

Professional Development


This course covers the concept of bookkeeping from transactions to financial statements creation. There is a particular focus on double entry, including some application questions to practise, plus a look into the underlying fundamental characteristics of a set of financial statements and how they affect the bookkeeping process.

Suitable For

First year trainee accountants or those looking to start an accountancy qualification in the future.

31 May 2019
2 CPD hours
2 hours

Fundamentals of Bookkeeping

Date: 31 May 2019
Time: 09:00 - 11:00

Cost: GBP 99

Learning Outcomes

Having attended this course, delegates will:

  • Understand how financial statements are produced
  • Understand the concept of double entry
  • Be able to account for a range of transactions using debits & credits

Session content

  • Introduction to debits and credits
  • Overview of the bookkeeping process
  • Understanding basic financial statements
  • Underlying concepts of financial statements
  • Practise scenarios on double entry