Introduction to bookkeeping

Professional Development

Overview

This course helps delegates learn why financial statements need to be prepared for a business, the underlying concepts and understanding the definitions of elements within the financial statements. The course focuses heavily on understanding and creating simple double-entry bookkeeping with lots of practice and examples. Finally, creating a simple set of financial statements from the initial transaction and understanding the flow of information during this process.

Suitable For

This session is suitable for those people who are new to the finance industry but have a little knowledge of double-entry bookkeeping and financial statements.

17 Mar 2020    View session times
17 Mar 2020    09:00 - 16:00
17 Sep 2020    View session times
17 Sep 2020    09:00 - 16:00
6 CPD hours
6 hours
Jersey

Introduction to bookkeeping

Date: 17 Mar 2020
Time: 09:00 - 16:00

Cost: GBP 360

Introduction to bookkeeping

Date: 17 Sep 2020
Time: 09:00 - 16:00

Cost: GBP 360

Learning Outcomes

Having attended this course, delegates will:

  • Understand why all entities need to keep financial records and what they look like
  • Have more confidence in producing double-entry journals for bookkeeping
  • Understand the flow-through of an individual transaction to the final financial statements

Seminar Content

  • Introduction to the underlying concepts of financial statements
  • Introduction to the fundamental concepts of double entry
  • Examples of some basic bookkeeping of transactions and practice
  • Summary of the process from bookkeeping to financial statements