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Basic Accounting Course


The online Basic Accounts Course from Oplex Careers develops the necessary skills and fundamental knowledge of accounting.

SKU: 57561 Category:


Accounting and finance_Accountancy


Course Description

This Basic Accounts Course will help learners to develop their skills in the accounting field, from understanding Profit and Loss accounts to VAT. The course will cover a range of modules and provide multiple examples for assessment. So if you keen to learn about numbers then take the basic accounts course today.

Course Syllabus

The Basic Accounts Course is split into the following modules:

  • Accounting
  • Introduction to Accounting
  • Fundamental Accounting Concepts
  • The Double Entry Accounting System
  • The Financial Statements
  • Analyzing, Recording, and Classifying Transactions
  • Adjusting Entries
  • Closing Entries, Post-Closing Trial Balance, and Reversing
  • Final Assessment


To assess the learners ability and knowledge to effectively understand the topics contained within the Basic Accounts Course, the course features a number of end of module interactive quiz questions.

Additionally, at the end of the course learners will also take an online multiple choice assessment test. This online multiple choice test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.


On successful completion of this Basic Accounts Course learners will receive a CPD Certificate of Achievement award from Oplex Careers.

This certificate will be produced in PDF format, hard copies of the certificate will be available at an additional fee of £9.99.

Course Format

This course is delivered online through eLearning. Learners of the course will receive instant access to our interactive student learning portal, which offers 24/7 access to the Basic Accounts Course.

Course Duration

The online Basic Accounts Course requires 60 hours to complete the course in full. This is only a guide to the learning hours required and it depends on how quickly an individual can absorb the information. The learning is online so it can be spread out over multiple sessions or done in one session.

Learners will have access to this course for up to 12 months from the date of joining. There is no time limit to complete the course during this period.

Tutor Support

When you are studying a course it is always useful to know that you have the help and support of tutors that want you to succeed in your studies.

As part of the Basic Accounts Course you will receive access to our dedicated tutor support service. The academic tutors will be able to provide you with unlimited online email support to help answer any questions that you may have whilst you are studying the course.

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