Course Description

ACCOUNTING CERTIFICATE

Description

This part-time Certificate in Accounting Program concentrates on some of the basics of Accounting. Students will be introduced to a variety of Accounting concepts and topics, in addition to Accounting related courses such as Quickbooks, Payroll, Taxation, and Business Law. The program is designed to help individuals who are new to this field, to learn about its concepts and gain more exposure to the field of Accounting. This course is suitable for students with no prior accounting experience.

Program Duration

Each individual course runs for 20 Hrs in total, over 4 weeks.
Students taking all 8 courses will spend a total of 32 weeks in the program.

Create Career Opportunities

  • Accounting Assistant
  • Bookkeeper
  • Accounting Clerk
  • Receivable Clerk
  • Payable Clerk
  • Tax Clerk

Potential Earning

Academic Admission Requirement

English Requirement

Credentials

Course Listings

The main objective of this course is to provide a basic understanding of the Canadian payroll system.  The course will provide an overview of the requirements for processing payroll calculation and administrating the payroll to employees, government agencies and other parties in compliance with Canadian laws, regulations, and contractual arrangements.

The main objective of this course is to provide a basic understanding of the Canadian taxation system.  The course will provide an overview of the key concepts and practices of taxation.  A variety of topics will be discussed including personal tax, corporate tax, GST/PST, and the preparation of T1 and T2 Tax returns.

This course is focused on introducing students to business or corporate finance. Students will study how major decisions are made by financial professionals. The course includes a variety of topics, including the determinants of interest rates; security valuation; capital budgeting and cash flow estimation; determining the cost of capital; capital structure; dividend policy; working capital management; derivatives; and financial planning.

Accounting is one of the most important functions at the business workplace. Accounting information plays an important role throughout the business organization by feeding information for decision making. This course is designed for the students who want to understand the accounting function of a business in the modern environment, at a national or international level. After completion of this course, students will have a basic knowledge of the accounting cycle and accounting for current assets.

This course is a continuum of Financial Accounting 1 and expands knowledge of accounting based on the structure of the balance sheet. Upon completion of this course, the successful student will have accounting knowledge, and skills related to long-term assets, current liabilities, long-term liabilities and owner’s equity with performance analysis.

Management Accounting helps decision-makers in business processes. This is an introductory course relating to key concepts and practices of management accounting with emphasis on the decision-making approach. The main objective of this course is to provide a basic understanding of an affiliated field of financial accounting. This course will help students to relate management accounting decisions to the company’s success. This course included topics on cost accounting fundamentals, costing methods, cost-volume-profit analysis, budgeting and control, and information for management control and decision analysis. The student will be able to apply most of the concept learned in previous accounting and finance courses.

Managing one’s own business or working at the workplace as a manager or employee, has a number of aspects that should be taken care of the legal perspective. If these aspects re not been taken care of properly, these can harm the business with a big amount of liabilities and can result in the shutdown of business or incur personal liabilities. The course on Business Law in Canada introduces the basics of business law to students to prepare them for business problems relating to legal issues.

This course will provide students with an opportunity to get equipped with the latest instruments used in the field of accounting. Most of the small businesses in Canada are using QuickBooks for accounting purposes. QuickBooks will provide them an opportunity to create an output, based on the data they need to track in their business.

This course will provide students with an opportunity to get equipped with the latest instruments used in the field of accounting. Sage 50 is an easy-to-use desktop accounting software, primarily for growing small businesses, but can also be used for big business accounting. It includes standard accounting such as accounts payables, accounts receivable, bill payments and cash flow management.

This course will introduce students to one of the most widely used business applications in the business environment, Microsoft POWERPOINT.  Students will utilize POWERPOINT to create various presentations.  Students will learn how to create presentation slides, using text, images, audio and video files. 

Start Dates

2020

April 20, May 18, June 15, July 20, August 17, September 14, October 12, November 9, December 7

Class Schedule

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
CLASS 1:30PM to 5:30PM 1:30PM to 5:30PM 1:30PM to 5:30PM 1:30PM to 5:30PM 1:30PM to 5:30PM
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