Free bookkeeping course 1 will help you prepare you for the CAT exams, ICB level 2 and the IAB level 2.
The free bookkeeping course 1 can be undertaken without buying the relevant books but the course is designed around Osborne Books Ltd; and the books we recommend that you purchase to complete the level 1 bookkeeping course are as follows:
You can buy the books direct from the publisher although you might get them cheaper on the Amazon links below:
If you are really ‘skint’ and can’t afford Amazon prices then borrow them from your local library. Essentially you should read a chapter of the book and then attempt the relevant on-line quiz. You will get your results immediately and they will tell you whether you have demonstrated competence and are in a position to move onto the next chapter. To pass you need to score more than 70%.
The idea of the course is to help you prepare you for the following examinations:
Certified Accounting trainee – Introductory Certificate
Institute of Certified Bookkeepers ICB Level 2
International Association of Book-keepers IAB Level 2 Bookkeeping
The free bookkeeping course 1 consists of the following 11 chapters:
Introduction to the accounting system
Financial documents for sales
Accounting for sales and sales returns
Process payments from customers
Process documents from suppliers
Accounting for purchases and purchase returns
Prepare payments to suppliers
Petty cash book
Balancing accounts,accounting equation,capital and revenue
The initial trial balance
If you feel that you would like to have tutor support and more detailed assignments with marking by a professional tutor then please have a look at our premium online course.