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Accounting Course

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Accounting Course The course comes with easy to understand e-learning study materials. Level 3 Accounting Course. Accounting and Finance Begin your journey towards an exciting career in professional Accounting with this entry-level Accounting – Level 3 course. With no prior experience or expertise required, study in your own time and at your own pace for a endorsed Accounting and Finance Level 3. If looking to take your career prospects to a higher level starting right now, CPD Courses is here to help! Across both public and private sectors alike, accurate Accounting is of universal importance. Irrespective of the size, type or nature of the business, accounts and finances need to be flawlessly managed. Even if the business in question is a non-profit organization, consistent Accounting and financial management are mandatory. Just as quality accountancy can directly contribute to stronger financial performance, substandard accountancy can cause even the largest organisations to fail. Which is why, those who develop advanced accountancy skills are considered to be assets of priceless value by employers and business owners worldwide. This foundation-level Certificate in Accounting and Finance is designed to lay the groundwork upon which to begin building a rewarding career in Accounting. Whether looking to continue studying at a more advanced level, pursue an entry-level Accounting position or further an existing career, this endorsed course could make all the difference. With the commitment of your own personally-assigned tutor and the CPD Courses support team, the Accounting career of your dreams could be right at your fingertips!

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Accounting Course

Accounting – Course Benefits

When studying for a Accounting and Finance – Level 3 with CPD Courses, every candidate enjoys the following benefits:

  1. Complete access to recommend reference books, study aids and more via our extensive e-library.
  2. Provision of all essential course materials and lecture notes, along with case studies, practical exercises and key supporting documentation.
  3. 24/7 access to our exclusive digital learning platform and convenient online assessments at the end of each unit.
  4. The opportunity to earn a endorsed certificate from a respected and recognised awarding organization.
  5. The dedicated support of an experienced, qualified and professional tutor for ongoing assistance while completing your course.

Learning Objectives

This exclusive Accountancy Course has been designed for ambitious candidates looking to lay a strong foundation for further studies, or to begin working towards a career in accountancy. Suitable for newcomers and existing members of the workforce alike, business owners and entrepreneurs could also benefit from professional-quality accountancy skills. By studying the key duties and responsibilities of working accountants, candidates are primed and readied to begin writing their own success stories.

Over the course of four insightful modules, learners are gradually introduced to the mechanics of corporate accountancy, along with an exploration of the importance and potential value of proactive financial management. A series of key financial reports are investigated in-depth, along with a variety of financial analysis tools and the different types of accountancy. Business budgeting is also introduced and explored from a contemporary corporate perspective.

Key skills, talents and knowledge picked up along the way include:

  • Detailed knowledge of the contemporary accountancy profession
  • Understanding of key accountancy concepts and standards
  • Familiarity with basic accountancy journals and documents
  • The confidence to pursue a career in accountancy

Course Outline

This introductory Level 3 Accounting and Finance Certificate is delivered over the course of six insightful modules – each concluding with an online assessment to verify your acquired knowledge and competencies. Your assigned tutor will provide you with comprehensive support at all times, in order to assist with your successful completion of each unit.

Unit 1 – An Overview of Accounting

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Accounting
  • Objectives of Accounting
  • Scope of Accounting
  • Functions of Accounting
  • Advantages of Accounting
  • Limitations of Accounting
  • Evolution of Modern Accounting
  • Branches of Accounting
  • Modern View of Accounting
  • Accounting Cycle
  • Plus more

Unit 2 – What does an Accountant do

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Role of an Accountant
  • Methods of Accounting
  • Debit and Credit
  • Types of Accounts
  • Distinction between Book-Keeping and Accounting
  • Organisation for Accounting and Finance
  • Bases of Accounting
  • Accounting Terminology
  • Plus more

Unit 3 – How to Create a Balance Sheet

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Balance Sheet
  • Purpose of Financial Statements
  • Prepare a Balance Sheet
  • Assets
  • Analyze a Balance Sheet
  • Current Ratio
  • Quick Ratio
  • Working Capital
  • Debt/Worth Ratio
  • Plus more

Unit 4 – How to Prepare Profit and Loss Account

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Statement of Profit and Loss
  • Measurement of Income
  • Preparation of Profit or Loss Account
  • Plus more

Unit 5 – Cash Flow Statements

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Cash Flow
  • Initial Investment
  • Cash
  • Receivables
  • Inventory, Supplies, and Prepaid Expenses
  • Sources of Funds
  • Funds from Operations
  • Uses and Application of Funds
  • Plus more

Unit 6 – Budgeting – Practical Money Skills

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Budget
  • Financial Planning
  • Budgetary Control
  • Installing a Budgetary Control System
  • Responsibility for Budgeting
  • Key Factor
  • Sales Work Sheet
  • Fixed and Flexible Budgets
  • Plus more