Course Overview

Bookkeeping Course emphases on the recording and processing daily financial dealings such as expenses, purchases, sales and receipts. This is a daily record-keeping work that is the basis of all the financial reports. It is very significant to keep an up to date, accurate and proper record of all the transactions.

The course emphases on two essential features of first level job roles in Accounting:

  • Payroll
  • Bookkeeping including VAT Calculations

Companies use different bookkeeping software like Sage, Xero, and QuickBooks and excel spreadsheets to record these dealings. Getting comfortable and familiarised with accounting software is an essential step towards gaining a job role as bookkeeper.

The payroll course is perfect for persons new to payroll that need training on the essential elements of payroll processing, such as computing deductions from pay. This course gives an excellent working knowledge of the diverse accounting and payroll methodologies. Our unique approach of unifying the essential theoretical concepts and practical skills give you a massive competitive advantage in your job quest.

Course Benefits

  • Blended knowledge approach with revision based clients reachable from home to support in learning outcomes
  • Flexible one to one training built around your accessibility, with the option to select days, timing and sessions
  • Recruitment company assisting you with job hunting after training
  • Certification form certified Bookkeeping firm
  • Specialised one to one training sessions for CV, Interview training and Job hunting tips
  • Installation of accounting software in your laptops for practice from home
  • Casing experience requirement for all major bookkeeping bodies

Course Modules

  • Our trainees come from different theoretical backgrounds, and it is important to collect all the information into a detailed workshop session to carry all the trainees at one page. The workshop contains an introduction to all the HMRC forms, important dates, technical aspects, tax codes & year-end adjustments. It also contains a reference to the HMRC website for more up-to-date knowledge.
  • The payroll training starts with a comprehensive introduction of various computerised options to help with the payroll function. The introduction comprises setting up employee records, deductions, managing the pay elements, overtime & statutory payment rules. The introduction also includes a complete look at the P11d forms.
  • The software is very quick and detailed in their functionality. You can tailor them to each detail you want. This is where the Payroll training becomes exciting, statuary payment rules and holiday schemes specific to your company or sector; you learn how to set up the company pension schemes.
  • Setting up the employees, setting up the hourly, processing pay elements, weekly / monthly pay rates. Generating the payslips & summary reports.
  • The course covers the Statutory Sick Pay - SSP; Statutory Paternity Pay (SPP) and Statutory Maternity Pay (SMP) to confirm you’re working to legislation.
  • See how Sage Payroll can benefit you calculate the cost of wages through its computerised systems.
  • See how to submit bookkeeping information and make expenses online.
  • This covers several different payments a corporate is required to make to HMRC, looking at the necessities, process and legalities of achieving this.

Skills You Will Gain


  • Employee Records
  • Payments and Deduction
  • Basic Pension Schemes
  • Pay Elements & Company Reports
  • Statutory Payments
  • Generating Payslips
  • FPS, EPS , RTI Submissions
  • Setting up Starters & Leavers
  • P32 and HMRC Submissions


  • Sales Day Book
  • Purchase Day Book
  • Credit Notes
  • Debtor / Creditor Reconciliation
  • Petty Cash Reconciliation
  • Bank Reconciliation
  • VAT Calculation
  • VAT Adjustment
  • VAT Submission

Jobs You Can Apply For

  • Sales Ledger Clerk
  • Purchase Ledger Clerk
  • Account Receivable Clerk
  • Account Payable Clerk
  • VAT Administrator
  • Bookkeeper
  • Payroll Administrator


  • Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Certificate

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