Title:

Computerised Accounting for Business

Award:

Level 3 Diploma

Summary:

Skillsfirst Awards and Sage UK have worked in partnership to develop a suite of computerised accounting and payroll qualifications. This level 3 qualification deals with more advanced knowledge and skills relating to cash flow management, preparing VAT returns and principles of partnership accounting. Upon registration every learner can access a study pack which includes:
  • Access to comprehensive, interactive online learning support materials
  • A FREE copy of the latest Sage 50 Accounts Professional or Payroll software (for six months)
  • Access to expert support
  • Related simulations to practice as you need them
  • Valuable skills to control your business
  • Hard copy learner workbooks if required (at an additional cost through Sage)
This qualification is ideal if you are currently employed as a, but not limited to:
  • Bookkeeper
  • Purchase Ledger Clerk
  • Payroll Administrator Credit Controller or you may own your own business and carry out the accounting role and wish to expand your own knowledge
If you feel that the content of this qualification is too advanced for your current role then you could look at our Level 2 Certificate in Computerised Accounting for Business (RQF). This qualification does not require you to have any prior qualifications or levels of prior learning, but a working knowledge of accounting processes is advisable. There is no minimum age requirement for this qualification. On completion of this qualification, you could enhance your CPD further by completing any of the following: Level 3 Diploma in Computerised Finance for Business (RQF)

Awarding body:

Skills First

Guided learning hours:

302

Programme length:

18 weeks
2 days per week in classroom
plus home study

RQF unit no

Skillsfirst unit no

Unit title

M/507/7532
CAB26
Responsibilities of a finance professional
T/507/7533
CAB27
Principles of accounting concepts
F/507/7535
CAB28
Principles of preparing basic financial statements
R/507/7538
CAB29
Principles of partnership accounting
R/507/7541
CAB30
Accounting for not-for-profit organisations
M/507/7545
CAB31
Cash flow management
T/507/7550
CAB32
Introduction to a Cost Recording System within an organisation
D/507/7557
CAB33

Prepare and complete a VAT return

D/507/7560
CAB34
Standard and advanced budgeting using a computerised accounting package
K/507/7562
CAB35
Using computerised accounting software